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Bradley R. Wolf, MD, FISHRS

Location

11877 Mason Road
Cincinnati, OH
United States
Phone: (513) 774-0400
Fax: (513) 774-0410
Status: 
Fellow
ISHRS Join Year: 
1993
ISHRS Annual Meetings Attended: 
17
Informational Paragraph: 

Bradley R. Wolf M.D. has been treating hair loss patients since 1990. He has presented over 40 lectures at meetings throughout the world, was director of all
workshops at the 2002 ISHRS meeting, director of the Hands-on FUE workshop
ISHRS 2012 meeting, and served as faculty at eight other ISHRS workshops.
He is the author of the Anesthesia chapter in the 5th Edition of
“Hair Transplantation”. In 1997 he was awarded a Research Grant by the ISHRS. A
past member of the ISHRS Ethics and Website committees, he is a current member of the CME and FUE Research committees. For poster presentations he was awarded first place at the 1999 ISHRS meeting in San Francisco, second place in 2012 at the Bahamas, and third place at the 2008 meeting in Montreal. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS) and was a member of the Board of Directors of the ABHRS from 2000-2005. He recently was designated as Fellow of the ISHRS (FISHRS). Since 2007 Dr. Wolf has been a consultant for the Proctor and Gamble Company in Cincinnati and Singapore.

Education, ISHRS Fellowship Training Programs, & Board Certifications: 

Undergraduate – Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
Bachelor of Arts and Sciences
Majors: Biology and Chemistry
1972 – 1976
Medical School – Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana
Doctor of Medicine
1976 – 1980
Internship General Surgery
1980 – 1981
Residency – Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine, Norfolk, Virginia
General Surgery
1981 – 1982

American Board of Emergency Medicine: Diplomate 1989-1999

American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery: Board Certified 1999- Present

FISHRS- Fellow: ISHRS- 2013

 

 

Memberships & Affiliations: 

International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery 1993-Present

Better Business Bureau 1996-Present

Northern Cincinnati Chamber of Commerce (Current)

Academy of Medicine of Cincinnati (Current)

Ohio State Medical Association (Expired)

 

 

 

 

Publications & Presentations: 

Written Works:

  • Topic: Graft Placement
    State of the Art: Recipient Incisions and Graft Placement
  • Topic: Follicular Units
    Article: “Follicular Units: Recipient Site Preparation”
    Journal of European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, Vol. 1, No. 2, Autumn 2001
  • Topic: Hairline Placement
    Article: “Hairline Placement”
    Hair Transplant Forum, Vol. 9, No. 5, September/October 1999
  • Topic: Langer’s Lines
    Article: “Langer’s Lines”
    Hair Transplant Forum, Vol. 8, No. 5, September/October 1998
  • Topic: Small Incisions
    Article: “Small Incisions”
    Hair Transplant Forum, Vol. 8, No. 5, September/October 1998
  • Topic: Tissue Removal Concerns
    Article: “An Argument Against Tissue Removal During Hair Transplantation”
    Hair Transplant Forum, Vol. 12, No. 1, January/February 2002

Lectures:

2013 Lectures

“Hands-On Cadaver Lab Faculty”
5th Annual Hair Transplant 360 Workshop: Comprehensive Hair Transplant Course & FUE Hands-On Course
St. Louis, Missouri, November 2013

“Non-Virgin Donor Planning & Harvesting Techniques”
5th Annual Hair Transplant 360 Workshop: Comprehensive Hair Transplant Course & FUE Hands-On Course
St. Louis, Missouri, November 2013

“FUE: How I Do It”
5th Annual Hair Transplant 360 Workshop: Comprehensive Hair Transplant Course & FUE Hands-On Course
St. Louis, Missouri, November 2013

“FUE Donor Management”
5th Annual Hair Transplant 360 Workshop: Comprehensive Hair Transplant Course & FUE Hands-On Course
St. Louis, Missouri, November 2013

“FUE Other Applications: Scarring, Revisions, Etc.”
5th Annual Hair Transplant 360 Workshop: Comprehensive Hair Transplant Course & FUE Hands-On Course
St. Louis, Missouri, November 2013

“Difficult Cases Physician Faculty Panel”
5th Annual Hair Transplant 360 Workshop: Comprehensive Hair Transplant Course & FUE Hands-On Course
St. Louis, Missouri, November 2013

“Managing Complications Physician Faculty Panel”
5th Annual Hair Transplant 360 Workshop: Comprehensive Hair Transplant Course & FUE Hands-On Course
St. Louis, Missouri, November 2013

“How I Do It Physician Faculty Panel”
5th Annual Hair Transplant 360 Workshop: Comprehensive Hair Transplant Course & FUE Hands-On Course
St. Louis, Missouri, November 2013

“State of the Art Recipient Sites and Graft Placement”
21st Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
San Francisco, California, October 2013

“FUE Hands On Courses Faculty”
21st Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
San Francisco, California, October 2013

 

2012 Lectures

“Recipient Site Instrument Selection & Depth Adjustment”
4th Annual Hair Transplant 360 Workshop: A Hands-On Cadaver and 3D Lecture Workshop
St. Louis, Missouri, November 2012

“Female Hair Restoration: Design, Planning, & Execution”
4th Annual Hair Transplant 360 Workshop: A Hands-On Cadaver and 3D Lecture Workshop
St. Louis, Missouri, November 2012

“Non-Virgin Donor Planning & Harvesting Techniques”
4th Annual Hair Transplant 360 Workshop: A Hands-On Cadaver and 3D Lecture Workshop
St. Louis, Missouri, November 2012

“Hands-On Cadaver Lab Assistant Faculty”
4th Annual Hair Transplant 360 Workshop: A Hands-On Cadaver and 3D Lecture Workshop
St. Louis, Missouri, November 2012

“Quantifying the Perception of Hair Amount: An Analysis of Hair Diameter and Density Changes with Age in Caucasian Women”
20th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Bahamas, October 2012

“How I Repair Wide Donor Scars Using FEW and 0.75mm Punches”
20th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Bahamas, October 2012

“A Case Study Follow Up: Graft and Hair Counts at One Year: Side by Side FUE/Strip FUT Transplants in a Frontal Scalp”
20th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Bahamas, October 2012

Winner, 2nd Place Ribbon Overall. Scientific Poster Presentation: Genomics Comparison of Hair Follicles from Punch Biopsies, Follicular Unit Extractions, and Plucks.
20th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Bahamas, October 2012

Director, Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) Hands–On Course: Manual and Motorized.
20th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Bahamas, October 2012

 

2011 Lectures

“Quality and Legal Issues Regarding Surgical Tech Participation in the Hair Transplant Procedure”
19th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Anchorage, Alaska, September 2011

“Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE): Different Technical Approaches”
Workshop Faculty
19th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Anchorage, Alaska, September 2011

“Controversy: FUE vs. Strip Harvest FUE”
Panelist
19th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Anchorage, Alaska, September 2011

“FUE”
Breakfast with the Experts
19th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Anchorage, Alaska, September 2011

“FUE vs. Strip FUT: A Side by Side Comparison”
19th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Anchorage, Alaska, September 2011

Live Patient Viewing “FUE vs. Strip FUT: A Side by Side Comparison”
19th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Anchorage, Alaska, September 2011

 

2008 Lectures

“Measuring the Elastic Force in Occipital Donor Scars”
16th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Montreal, Canada, September 2008

“Complications of Follicular Unit Extraction”
16th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Montreal, Canada, September 2008

“Hairline Workshop”, Faculty Member
16th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Montreal, Canada, September 2008

“Controversies III: Big FUE Session vs. Regular Strip”, Panelist
16th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Montreal, Canada, September 2008

“Poster: Measuring the Elastic Force in Occipital Donor Scars”
Award: Third Place
16th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery Montreal, Canada, September 2008

 

2006 Lectures

“Treatment of Wide Donor Scars: Overcoming the Elastic Force with Permanent Sub-Epidermal Metal Suture”
14th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
San Diego, California, October 2006

“Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) Update Workshop”, Faculty Member
14th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
San Diego, California, October 2006

“Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE)” Discussion, Panelist
14th Annual Scientific Meeting, International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
San Diego, California, October 2006

“Treatment of Wide Donor with Permanent Metal Suture: Overcoming the Elastic Force”
9th Annual Congress and Live Surgery Workshop, European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Zurich, Switzerland, May 2006

“Difficult Closure” Panel Discussion, Moderator
9th Annual Congress and Live Surgery Workshop, European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Zurich, Switzerland, May 2006

 

2005 Lectures

“Reducing Extent of the Strip Excision Donor Scarring”
8th Annual Meeting of the European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Brussels, Belgium, June 2005

 

2004 Lectures

“Minimizing Strip Excision Donor Scarring”
12th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Vancouver, Canada, August 2004

Presentations “Anesthesia”, “Nerve Blocks” and “In Search of the Perfect Donor Scar”
Advanced Review Course in Hair Restoration Surgery
12th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Vancouver, Canada, August 2004

“Evaluation, Harvesting and Closure of the Donor Area: Different Approaches”
Workshop Faculty
12th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Vancouver, Canada, August 2004

“Safe Doses of Local Anesthetics, Epinephrine Field and Nerve Blocks”
American Academy of Dermatology, 62nd Annual Meeting,
Washington, DC. February 2004

 

2003 Lectures

“Local Anesthesia Update”
11th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
New York, NY. October 2003

“Coronal Incisions, the Lateral Advantage”
Aegean Masters Cruise/ Hair Transplantation Meeting
Athens, Greece. June 2003

 

2002 Lectures

“Are Reported Doses of Anesthetics and Epinephrine Too Conservative?”
10th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Chicago, Illinois. October 2002

“Psychological Issues in Hair Loss Patients”
10th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Chicago, Illinois. October 2002

“Overview of Anesthesia in Hair Restoration Surgery”
Workshop Director
10th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Chicago, Illinois. October 2002

“Local Anesthesia Update: Safe Doses of Local Anesthetics and Epinephrine”
5th Annual Congress, European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
London, United Kingdom. June 2002

 

2001 Lectures

“Local Anesthesia Update: Safe Doses of Local Anesthetics and Epinephrine”
9th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico 2001

Hairline Design Workshop: “The Art of Hairline Design”
Co-Director (with Edwin Epstein, M.D.)
9th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico 2001

“Psychology and the Patient with Hair Loss”
Beginners’ Workshop
9th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico 2001

“The Aesthetics of Hairline Construction: Architecture”
4th Annual Congress, European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Sitges, Spain 2001

“Recipient Site Preparation for Follicular Units” (Beginners Course)
4th Annual Congress, European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Sitges, Spain 2001

“The Art of Graft Placement”
5th International Conference, Italian Society of Hair Restoration
Siracusa, Italy 2001

 

2000 Lectures

“Follicular Theory of Relativity: Time, Space and Light” 8th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Kona, Hawaii 2000

“The Aesthetics of a Hairline Construction: Art and Architecture”
Hair Line Workshop
8th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Kona, Hawaii 2000

“Follicular Unit Site Preparation”
Beginners Workshop
8th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Kona, Hawaii 2000

“Follicular Theory of Relativity: Time, Space and Light”
3rd Annual Live Workshop & Congress, European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Istanbul, Turkey 2000

“Differential Micrograft Placement: Beyond Technical Expertise”
3rd Annual Live Workshop & Congress, European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Istanbul, Turkey 2000

 

1999 Lectures

“Impressionism and Modern Hair Transplantation”
7th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
San Francisco, CA 1999

Poster: “Creating the Hairline: An Artist’s View”
Award: First Place (Blue Ribbon)
7th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
San Francisco, CA, 1999

“Medico-Legal Cases Involving Hair Restoration: A Retrospective Study”
7th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
San Francisco, CA 1999

“Hairline Design – A Different Perspective”
7th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
San Francisco, CA 1999

“The Pre-Operative Phase”
7th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
San Francisco, CA 1999

“Impressionism and Modern Hair Transplantation”
2nd Annual Live Workshop & Congress, European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Paris, France – 1999

“The Hairline: An Artist’s View”
2nd Annual Global Convocation of Hair Restoration Surgery
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Rancho Mirage, CA – 1999

“Creating Recipient Sites and Graft Placement”
5th Annual Meeting of the World Hair Society
Orlando, Fl.- 1999

 

1998 Lectures

“Recipient Sites and Graft Placing- Maximizing Graft Survival”
6th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Washington D.C.- 1998

“Advantages of Small Incisions”
6th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Washington DC 1998

 

 

Procedures Performed

Procedures: 
Beards and Moustaches
Body hair transplantation
Ethnic hair
Eyebrows
Facelift hair revision
Female hair restoration surgery
Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE)
Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT)
Medical (non-surgical) management of hair loss for men
Medical (non-surgical) management of hair loss for women
Scar revision