Transplant Surgeon and Artist
>Dr. Craig L. Ziering, celebrity hair transplant surgeon and leading authority in hair transplant surgery, and the team at Ziering Medical are among the very best in the field of hair restoration. Working with entertainment and sports celebrities, executives and individuals across the country, Dr. Ziering considers himself privileged to be a part of changing people’s lives, personally and professionally. There is no better reward for the Ziering Medical team than to watch individuals regain their confidence as they run their fingers through their new hair.
Dr. Ziering received his Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine from Nova Southeastern University in Miami, Florida and completed his residency at Ohio University’s Grandview Medical Center, Dayton, Ohio. After completing a Fellowship in Hair Restoration with Medical Hair Restoration in Orlando, Dr. Ziering became the Associate Medical Director at MHR for a period of ten years before founding his private practice, Ziering Medical. Dr. Ziering is certified by both the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery and the American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology. A Past President of the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, Dr. Ziering serves on advisory boards for various companies including Merck, Lexington International, Pfizer and on the scientific advisory board of Histogen (Regenerative Medicine) and is on the Surgical Faculty for the Procedural Dermatology Fellowship at the University of California at Irvine, the Dermatology Faculty, Western University/Pacific Hospital, Long Beach, California and Michigan State University, Dermatology Faculty. Additionally, Dr. Ziering is the Medical Director for Advanced Hair Growth and Apira Science as well as being the Primary Investigator for the clinical trials involving hair cloning and multiplication. In 2003, Dr. Ziering was recognized by his peers at the International Society for Hair Restoration Surgeons for his Whorl Hair Classification System being awarded the prestigious, “Most Original New Idea” at that year’s scientific assembly.
As a recognized expert in the art and science of hair transplant surgery, Dr Ziering is a frequent guest on television and radio programs, including the Today Show and was invited to perform the very first hair transplant procedure on ABC’s hit show, Extreme Makeover.
Hair Restoration is Dr. Ziering’s passion and he has been and continues to be active in the industry through ongoing education and research in the U.S. and abroad, serving frequently as a guest surgeon and lecturer, and as Primary Investigator in various clinical trials.
2008 – Present
Palomar Medical Technologies Inc.
Laser resurfacing and Hair Growth,
2008 – Present
Merck & Co., Inc.
Propecia and Hair Transplantation,
2001 – 2002
The New York Presbyterian Hospital
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Human Gene Expression Mapping Skin Disease
As it relates to Androgenetic Alopecia,
2000 – 2001
SEO Trilase (Alexandrite/Nd: YAG) Laser and the Erbium: YAG Crystalase laser for Cutaneous and Cosmetic Surgery, 1996 – 1998
Medical, Scientific and Editorial Advisory Board Positions:
Histogen, Inc. Scientific Advisory Board, 2008 – Present
Apira Science Inc. Medical Director, 2008 – Present
Advanced Hair Growth, Inc. Medical Director, 2008 – Present
Medical Consultant for HairDx, 2008 – Present
Merck & Co., Inc. Medical Advisory Board, 2000 – Present
Lexington International Medical Advisory Board, 2005 – Present
Pfizer Medical Advisory Board, 2001 – Present
Dermatologic Surgery Article Reviewer, 2006 – Present
He is the author of many published articles on surgical and non-surgical treatments of hair loss.
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Ziering Medical is a private practice dedicated exclusively to the specialty of hair restoration and creating positive change for our patients. Our medical staff is selected not only for their skill but also for their integrity, compassion and commitment to excellence. From the initial consultation and customized treatment and surgical plan, to providing precise post-operative follow-up care and support, each patient is assured of receiving confidential and unparalleled quality care.