Martin M. Behnke, MD
Martin Behnke, M.D., received his B.A. in Biology and Chemistry at Asbury College in Wilmore, KY in 1992; his M.S. in Cellular and Molecular Physiology from Penn State in 1994 and his M.D. at the University of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1998. He completed his residency at Case Western Reserve/Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio in 2001 and completed the ISHRS (International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery-the largest hair restoration educational organization in the world) approved Fellowship in Hair Restoration Surgery in New York City in 2004
Dr. Behnke began his career as a Hair Restoration Surgeon in 2003 by being selected as, at the time, a fellow to one of only two ISHRS-approved Fellowship training programs in the world. During this education, he was able to train over 20 of the world's preeminent Hair Transplant Surgeons. It was during this time, that Dr. Behnke sharpened his artistic, creative, and aesthetically pleasing hair restoration skills by blending qualities of all his mentors. Very few hair restoration surgeons have had such a varied and extensive training experience.
Dr. Behnke has been practicing the art of Hair Restoration Surgery for 11 years. He has performed over 5000 hair restoration procedures. He is experienced in all hair types, ages, ethnicities and loss patterns. He is well versed in the latest hair restoration techniques and skills. Dr. Behnke has had the opportunity to practice Hair Restoration in New York City, Los Angeles, Miami, and many other cities.
Dr. Behnke joined the ISHRS in 2004. He is active with ISHRS functions, having attended 6 meetings and has become a regular lecturer in the advanced courses at the meetings. He has attended the live surgical workshop and regularly exchanges cutting edge and evolving techniques with colleagues around the world.
Dr. Behnke became Board Certified by The American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery in 2006. He has served on the Credentialing and Oral Exam committees. He is currently serving on the Board of Directors for the ABHRS and the Chairman of the Credentialing Committee for the ABHRS. The ABHRS is the only certification recognized by the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery.