Safest place for hair transplant in Mexico

“Choosing the right surgeon for the job
is your most important decision”
Dr. Cortez

Follicular unit extraction (FUE) is a great surgical option for patients who want to restore their hair with minimal discomfort and scarring.

FUE is considered by many to be the most refined approach to hair transplantation, and Dr. Jorge Cortez has been perfecting the technique for years.

FUE Benefits:

  • Minimized appearance of scarring
  • Shorter recovery time
  • Natural looking result
  • No pain during or after the treatment
    Less risk of complications

Follicular unit extraction surgery is considered to be very safe. As with any type of surgical procedure, there will always be some degree of risk of complications. However, we follow the highest standards of safety to minimize any type of risk associated with treatment and recovery.

The success will largely depend on how many good follicles you have left, how big a recipient area you want to cover, and the skill of the hair transplant surgeon.

Hair Growth Process.

A Patient should see full results of Hair Transplant (FUE) after a year of treatment. Here is an example of hair grow process

Hair transplant in Mexico.

Thinking of Getting a Hair Transplant In Mexico?

The number of U.S. and Canadian citizens that visit Mexico every year for medical treatments has been increasing. Unlike many American clinics and hospitals, Mexican facilities have virtually no waiting lists, and the cost of prescription and aftercare medicines is far lower than in the United States and Canada.

Mexico has highly experienced surgeons and state-of-the-art hospitals, the main reason why the cost is less is because:

  • Lower cost of living for surgeons as well as staff
  • Malpractice insurance and licenses costs are a lot less in Mexico
  • The administrative and paperwork are much lower in Mexico
  • Student debt in Mexico is lower, Mexican government pays for tuition fee

Do your research, have several options and choose right!. By choosing a state of the art facility and a highly trained surgeon you will save a lot of money and have a successful hair restoration treatment.

The average cost for Follicular Unit extraction (FUE) treatment in United States is between $3,500 to $13,000. In Tijuana, Mexico prices are between $1,500 to $5,500

The cost of your treatment depends on the number of grafts you need. It’s important to mention that grafts are different than hairs. A single graft can have from 1 to 4 hairs.

For example, if you need 1’000 grafts you will be charge around $2,200 to $2,600 USD in Tijuana Mexico. The number of grafts you would need will be determined by the surgeon.

Here is and example of average grafts needed depending on three patients cases.
500 grafts
1000 grafts
2000 grafts

This are just examples Dr Jorge Cortez need to evaluate your case to determine how many grafts your would need.

Hair loss is typically related to the following factors:

  • Family history
  • Hormonal changes
  • Medical conditions
  • Medications
  • Supplements
  • Radiation therapy
  • Weight Loss Surgery
  • A very stressful event
  • Certain hairstyles and treatments
  • Not eating right

Alopecia Is the partial or complete absence of hair from areas of the body where it normally grows; baldness. Hair loss typically occurs with aging, It affects man and women. Roughly 6.8 million people in the United States.

Who is eligible for FUE hair transplant?

A good candidate for Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) is someone that has a good and stable supply of donor hair. The donor hair the area is where grafts will be extracted to cover which is to cover the current and future areas of hair loss.

Who is Dr. Jorge Cortez?

  • Professional license: 6118154
  • Postgraduate in Aesthetic Medicine
  • Specialist in Aesthetics and Longevity: 8367641
  • Masters in Aesthetic Surgery
  • Member of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery

“I’m a doctor who is passionate about health and challenges. Each day I offer my knowledge so my patients can have the aesthetic results they want and we can establish a relationship based on shared satisfaction”. – Dr. Jorge Cortez


How long do hair transplants last?
In some cases, a small percentage of transplanted hair may be lost as the patient ages. But for most patients hair transplant should last lifetime

Do you offer online consultations?
Yes, we can schedule a online consultation and evaluate your case and give you a quote for your treatment. Just fill this form and send head images, We’ll get back to you with all details including quote

When does balding start?
Almost everyone has some hair loss with aging. Men usually begin losing hair at 30’s.

Beard hair transplant?
FUE allows to transplant hair (usually form scalp) to your face, populating your beard or mustache with hair giving a natural and good looking look.

How much time off from work do I need for having FUE Hair transplant in Mexico?
We recommend taking two days off. Treatment can take a several hours, depending on the quantity of hair needed. We recommend our patients to consider two days depending on type of work they have, but some patients are able to return to the next day

We are located in:
Diego Rivera No. 2339, Int. 202,
Zona Rio Tijuana, B. C. México 22010