Alan J. Bauman

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Alan J. Bauman is a surgically-trained M.D., board-certified hair restoration surgeon and medical director of the Bauman Medical Group in Boca Raton, FL.


He first came to national prominence in 2006 for his role in pioneering “Eyelash Implants" [1][2][3][4][5][6][7] at the world’s first International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) Live Surgery Workshop for eyelash transplantation [8] in Torrance, California.

In recent years, Bauman has been credited with promoting low level laser therapy (LLLT) for hair loss,[9][10][11] follicular unit extraction (FUE) hair transplants,[12][13] prostaglandin analogs like bimatoprost,[14][15] hair loss genetic tests [16] and live surgery webcasts.[17][18]

Bauman was the first hair transplant surgeon to demonstrate ‘live’ the FUE method of hair transplantation at the 2003 International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery Orlando Live Surgery Workshop and developed the first commercially available instrument specifically for manual extraction of FUE grafts, called the 'Bauman MINDEX.'


  1. ^ Eyelash Transplants Set to Sweep Nip Tuck World, Reuters, October 24, 2006.
  2. ^ Eyelash Transplants, ABC Good Morning America, November 2006.
  3. ^ Eyelash Transplants?, HLN, November 3, 2006.
  4. ^ Cosmetic Surgery: A Lush Mane of Lashes?, Newsweek, November 26, 2006.
  5. ^ A Hair Transplant Meant to be Noticeable, The New York Times, December 7, 2006.
  6. ^ Eyelash Transplants for Cancer Survivor, NBC TODAY Show, April 2, 2007.
  7. ^ Raising Eyebrows, Daily Mail, April 14, 2008.
  8. ^ Eyelash Surgery Workshop for Hair Restoration Physicians,, October 23, 2006.
  9. ^ Sizzle on Your Head: Lasers for Baldness, The New York Times, June 20, 2005.
  10. ^ A Cure for Baldness?, NBC TODAY Show, March 16, 2007.
  11. ^ Laser Comb, Cloning to Re-Grow Hair?, CBS The Early Show, January 27, 2010.
  12. ^ Treating Hair Loss, NBC-6 South Florida Today, July 7, 2009.
  13. ^ New Year, New You: Fighting Baldness, CBS The Early Show, January 14, 2010.
  14. ^ New Strategems in the Quest for Hair, The New York Times, May 4, 2011.
  15. ^ Latisse for Your Dome? Eyelash Enhancer Also Thickens Thin Hair, TODAY Health Blog, November 14, 2011.
  16. ^ Genetic Testing for Baldness, NBC TODAY Show, January 6, 2009.
  17. ^ Kevin Nalts’ Hair Transplant, Spencer Kobren’s The Bald Truth/GFQ Network, November 18, 2011.
  18. ^ Livestreaming Surgeries Caters to a New Market: The Patient, South Florida Sun-Sentinel, July 21, 2012.