John P. Schwinning, MD, FISHRS

Location

International Hair Surgical Group
1381 Route 1 South First Floor
Edison, NJ
United States
Phone: (908) 222-0700
Status: 
Fellow
Diplomate - ABHRS
ISHRS Join Year: 
1994
ISHRS Annual Meetings Attended: 
15
Informational Paragraph: 

International Hair Surgical Group (IHSG) has been introducing new and innovative procedures that have set the standard in the quality of medical hair restoration since 1991, performing hair restoration surgery on men and women throughout New York, New Jersey, and abroad. At IHSG we provide the best treatment and care possible, creating a hair restoration plan tailored towards individual hair loss needs; giving each patient the one-on-one attention they deserve.

Education, ISHRS Fellowship Training Programs, & Board Certifications: 

After graduating from medical school in 1976, Schwinning completed his five-year general surgical residency at the Staten Island University Hospital and did his fellowship in vascular surgery at the Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn. Following his residency, he entered into private practice for general vascular surgery in both New York and New Jersey and taught at the Staten Island University Hospital.

In 1988, interested in hair loss procedures, Dr. Schwinning began attending lectures and training seminars conducted by the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery and the American Hair Loss Council. Upon being awarded membership into these organizations, Dr. Schwinning began working with physicians who specialized in hair transplant procedures.

Memberships & Affiliations: 

European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
International Academy of Cosmetic Surgery

Publications & Presentations: 

>> International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, New York, NY - Oct. 2003 - Presenter - Patient Results

>> European Society of Hair Restoration, Berlin - Jun. 2002 - Presenter - Graft Cutting Techniques

>> European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, London, England - Jun. 2001 - Presenter - Grafting Grade 6 Degree Baldness

>> European Society of Hair Restoration Surgeons, Barcelona, Spain -Jun. 2000 - Presenter - Linear Grafting

>> Laser Aesthetic Surgery and Complimentary Techniques, Cambrils, Spain - Nov. 1998 - Presenter -  Slot Grafting Utilizing the Linear Punch vs. Laser Slot Grafting

>> IV International Symposium of Aesthetic Surgery, California, Columbia - May 1998 - Hair Transplant Clinical Instructor

>> The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, Barcelona, Spain - Oct. 1997 - Presenter -  3-Year Follow-Up Utilizing the Linear Slot Punch

>> Italian Society of Hair Replacement Surgery, Rome, Italy - Jun. 1997 - Presenter - Why Linear Grafting Creates Greater Density

>> The American Society for Dermatology Surgery, Boston, MA - May 1997 - Presenter -  My $15 Dollar Laser, Introducing the Linear Punch

>> The American Hair Loss Council, San Francisco, CA - Apr. 1997
 - Participant on Master�s Panel

>> Hair 1996 - The New York Experience, New York, NY - Jun. 1996 - Participant on Master�s Panels - Using Sling to Reduce Scar Stretch Back During Scalp Reduction Surgery; Clinical Instructor - Live Scalp Reduction Surgery Workshop

>> The American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery and the American Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, New York, NY - Jun. 1996 - Co-Chairman; Clinical Instructor - Live Scalp Reduction Surgery

>> American Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, Palm Springs, CA - Feb. 1998 - Attendant

>> The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, Las Vegas, NV - Nov. 1995 - Presenter - A Curvilinear Reduction Using a Prolene Sling to Prevent Scar Stretch Back

>> The International Society of Hair Restoration, Toronto, Canada - Oct. 1994 - Attendant

>> The American Hair Loss Council, San Diego, CA - Apr. 1993- Attendant

>> The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Los Angeles, CA - Feb. 1992 - Attendant