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Robert S. Haber, MD, FISHRS

Location

Haber Dermatology, Inc.
26949 Chagrin Boulevard Suite 300
Beachwood, OH
United States
Phone: (216) 932-5200
Fax: (216) 932-5212
Status: 
Fellow
ISHRS Join Year: 
1993
ISHRS Annual Meetings Attended: 
21
Alternate Address(es) & Contact Information: 
Informational Paragraph: 

Robert Haber, MD is a Board Certified Dermatologist specializing in Hair Restoration Surgery. He is a Clinical Associate Professor at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and faculty member of University Hospitals of Cleveland.

Dr. Haber has co-authored two textbooks in the field of hair restoration surgery: "Hair Replacement- Surgical and Medical" in 1996, and “Hair Transplantation” in 2006, which quickly became the best selling hair transplant textbook in the world. He has authored ten textbook chapters, 18 original reports, and has presented over 140 papers at meetings throughout the world.

Dr. Haber has served as President of the ISHRS, as Co-Editor of the Hair Transplant Forum International, and was honored as a winner of the Golden Follicle Award. He has also served as Annual Meeting Program Chairman, and as Chair or Committee Member of over a dozen ISHRS committees. Other honors include the first Award of Excellence by the ISHRS, Surgeon of the Month by the Hair Transplant Forum International, and several achievement awards by the Italian Society of Hair Surgery.

Dr. Haber has lectured about his surgical techniques nationally in Washington, DC, Nashville, Dallas, New York, Chicago, New Orleans, San Francisco, Las Vegas, San Diego, Boston, and Orlando, and internationally in Canada, Italy, Spain, Australia, Germany, France, Mexico, Switzerland, England, India, and Turkey.

 

Education, ISHRS Fellowship Training Programs, & Board Certifications: 

 

Education

UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS OF CLEVELAND 7/90-6/93 Cleveland, Ohio,

Dermatology Residency

ALBERT EINSTEIN COLLEGE OF MEDICINE 7/86-6/89 Bronx, New York

Pediatric Internship, Pediatric Residency

NEW YORK UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER 7/89-6/90 New York, New York,

Fellowship, Dermatopharmacology

 

ISHRS Fellowship Training Programs

THE STOUGH CLINIC 7/93-6/94 Hot Springs, Arkansas

Fellowship, Dermatologic Cosmetic Surgery and Hair Restoration Surgery

 

Board Certifications

Diplomate, American Board of Dermatology

Diplomate, American Board of Pediatrics

Memberships & Affiliations: 

Fellow- American Academy of Dermatology

Fellow- American Academy of Pediatrics

Fellow- American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery

Fellow- American Society for Mohs Surgery

Member- American Medical Association

Member- International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery

Member- European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery

Member- Cleveland Dermatological Association

Member- Ohio Dermatological Society

Member- Ohio Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Member- Academy of Medicine of Cleveland

Member- Society for Pediatric Dermatology

Member- Section on Dermatology, American Academy of Pediatrics

 

Publications & Presentations: 

 

TEXTBOOKS

Haber RS, Stough D. Hair Transplantation. China: Elsevier Saunders, 2006.

Stough D, Haber RS. Hair Replacement: Surgical and Medical. St. Louis: Mosby, 1996.

 

TEXTBOOK CHAPTERS (Selected)

Haber RS. Effect of Medical Therapy on Planning for Hair Restoration Surgery. In Unger W, Shapiro R, eds. Hair Transplantation. Fifth Edition, Informa Healthcare, New York, 2011.

Haber RS. The “Spreader:” Technique and Indications. In Unger W, Shapiro R, eds. Hair Transplantation. Fifth Edition, Informa Healthcare, New York, 2011.

Haber RS. Alopecia. In Loue S, Sajatovic M, eds. The Encyclopedia of Aging and Public Health. Springer, New York, 2008.

Haber RS. Hair replacement. In Loue S, Sajatovic M, eds. The Encyclopedia of Aging and Public Health. Springer, New York, 2008.

Haber RS. Pathogenesis and medical therapy of male and female pattern hair loss. In Haber RS, Stough D. Hair Transplantation. Elsevier, China 2006.

 

ORIGINAL REPORTS (Selected)

Stough D, Stenn K, Haber RS, et al. Psychological effect, pathophysiology, and management of androgenetic alopecia in men. Mayo Clin Proc. Oct;80(10):1316-22, 2005.

Haber RS. Pharmacologic management of pattern hair loss. Facial Plast Surg Clin N Am 12:181-189, 2004.

Haber RS. Octylcyanoacrylate tissue adhesive vs. Staples for donor site closure in hair restoration surgery. Cosmetic Dermatology 12:33-36, 1999.

Haber RS. The argument against board certification (letter). Hair Transplant Forum International 9:33-36, 1999.

Haber RS. Photographic protocols for hair restoration surgery. Int J Aesth and Restor Surg 3:89-92, 1995.

 

PRESENTATIONS (Selected)

Haber RS. Live surgery demonstration of hairline design and  recipient site creation. Presented to attendees at The Next Big Thing: Hair Research and Advanced Live Surgery Workshop, Istanbul, Turkey May 13-15, 2011.

Haber RS. The growing role of low level laser therapy in hair restoration. Presented to attendees at The Next Big Thing: Hair Research and Advanced Live Surgery Workshop, Istanbul, Turkey May 13-15, 2011.

Haber RS. Density definition in modern hair transplantation. Presented to attendees at The Next Big Thing: Hair Research and Advanced Live Surgery Workshop, Istanbul, Turkey May 13-15, 2011.

Haber RS. Open Mic Session Moderator. Presented to attendees at the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery Annual Meeting, Boston: October 20-24, 2010.

Haber RS. Review of scalp and hair follicle anatomy & physiology. Presented to attendees at the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery Annual Meeting, Boston: October 20-24, 2010.

Haber RS. Introduction of a novel laser based device for hair growth and protocol for scientific analysis. Presented to attendees at the 4th Brazilian Congress of Hair Restoration, Belo Horizonte, Brazil: August 18-21, 2010

Haber RS. Moderator, eyebrow, eyelash, and pubic hair transplantation. Presented to attendees at the 4th Brazilian Congress of Hair Restoration, Belo Horizonte, Brazil: August 18-21, 2010

Haber RS. Principles of hair restoration and scalp anatomy. Presented to attendees at the Hair Restoration Surgery Hands-On Cadaver Workshop, St. Louis, MO: July 23 - 25, 2010.

Haber RS. Hairline design. Presented to attendees at the Hair Restoration Surgery Hands-On Cadaver Workshop, St. Louis, MO: July 23 - 25, 2010.

Haber RS. Eyebrow transplant principles and strategies. Presented to attendees at the Hair Restoration Surgery Hands-On Cadaver Workshop, St. Louis, MO: July 23 - 25, 2010.

Procedures Performed

Procedures: 
Beards and Moustaches
Burned scalp reconstruction
Ethnic hair
Eyebrows
Eyelashes
Female hair restoration surgery
Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE)
Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT)
Medical (non-surgical) management of hair loss for men