Paul T. Rose, MD is an internationally recognized leader in
the field of hair replacement. He is noted for his work in
the development of Follicular Unit Transplantation as well
as techniques for achieving a natural hairline. Dr Rose lectures
extensively and has written numerous articles on hair replacement.
He has written several chapters in books concerning dermatologic
surgery, scalp reduction and extensive scalp lifting. Most
recently he has contributed to the latest edition of the book
entitled "Hair Transplantation" edited by Drs. Unger
Dr Rose is a Board Certified Dermatologist. He did his residency
training at Temple University Skin and Cancer Hospital in
Philadelphia.He received his medical degree from the State
University of New York Downstate Medical Center and did his
internship at the University of Connecticut Medical Center.
Dr Rose is active in clinical research and has a position
on the clinical faculty of the University of South Florida
Department of Dermatology. In collaboration with Dr Michael
Morgan, Dr Rose recently completed a study on the variation
in apoptosis (controlled cell death) at the occipital as opposed
to the frontal region of the scalp in male pattern baldness.
This work was presented at the last meeting of the International
Society of Hair Transplant Surgeons in Puerta Vallarta, Mexico,
October 2001 and the findings have been submitted for publication.
Dr Rose is also involved with teaching the dermatology residents
various aspects of surgery.
Dr Rose has been very active in the International Society
of Hair Replacement Physicians. He has lectured at many of
the meetings and has served as the director of the Beginner's
Course. In 2000 Dr Rose was privileged to serve as the Chairman
of the Scientific Program for the ISHRS meeting in Hawaii.
He has also served on several committees including the scientific
program committee, live workshop committee and the pro bono
committee. At the last meeting of the ISHRS Dr Rose was elected
to the Board of Governors.
Dr Rose is also known for his work with laser surgery and
liposuction. He was elected to the Board of Governors of the
International Society of Cosmetic Laser Surgeons