Turkey has become a leading destination for hair transplants, attracting approximately 1,000,000 men and women from around the world to Istanbul each year due to its high-quality services and attractive medical tourism benefits.

Our comprehensive package includes:

- Initial Briefing Session
- Detailed Consultation
- Personalized Treatment Planning
- Precise Hairline Design
- Micro Motor FUE Extraction
- Sapphire tip incision
- Manual Hair Implantation
- 12 Months of Post-Operative Care
- Hotel Accommodation
- Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy
- Pre-Operative Blood Test
- Medications and a Special Aftercare Kit presented in a special box
- Airport Transfers

In many European countries, the high costs and per-graft pricing of hair transplants make affordability a significant concern. However, clinics in Turkey offer all-inclusive packages that cover all necessary medications, transfers, and accommodation, with no additional costs per graft. This transparent pricing ensures there are no hidden fees, making hair transplants both clear and affordable for patients.


Hair Transplant Turkey Cost 2024


The cost of hair transplants in Turkey is significantly lower compared to the United Kingdom and other European countries, often costing only one-third or one-fourth of the price. By standard service requirements (plastic surgeon attendance, premium quality equipment, licenced and experienced staff) in 2024, most Turkish clinics offer hair transplant procedures in the range of $3,500 to $5,000. This affordability, coupled with high-quality medical services and comprehensive packages, makes Turkey an attractive destination for hair transplant patients worldwide.


Hair Transplant Methods and Their Advantages


Hair Transplant Method Advantages Duration
FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction)
  • No visible scarring
  • Minimally invasive due to the use of a small punch
  • Minimal pain post-procedure
2 to 4 hours
FUT (Follicular Unit Transplantation)
  • Highly effective for technical graft requirements
  • More cost-effective than FUE
  • Shorter recovery time compared to other methods
4 to 12 hours
DHI (Direct Hair Implantation)
  • Follicles are implanted without shaving the recipient or donor area
  • No stitches required
  • Achieves more natural-looking results
8 hours
FUSS (Follicular Unit Strip Surgery)
  • Allows extraction of a larger number of hair bulbs
  • Suitable for extensive hair loss areas
  • Minimizes the risk of damage to micro grafts during the subdivision phase
2 to 5 hours
Sapphire FUE
  • Less scarring on the scalp
  • No post-operative complications
  • Results in thicker grafted hair
2 to 5 hours


Frequently asked questions


Are Turkish hair transplants good? Why are hair transplant Istanbul procedures in Turkey known globally?

Turkish hair transplants have earned a global reputation due to their national quality standards and affordable pricing.

Is a hair transplant a good idea? Does hair transplantation work?

Yes, hair transplantation works effectively. It's important to consider factors like the condition of your hair and realistic expectations. The transplanted hair typically begins to grow after about 6 months.

How much does a hair transplant cost in Turkey?

The cost of a hair transplant in Turkey usually ranges from $3,500 to $5,000, depending on various factors like the clinic, surgeon's experience, method used, and number of grafts needed.

Why is Turkey so cheap for hair transplants?

Turkey offers affordable hair transplants due to lower costs compared to other countries, thanks to factors like affordable labor costs and advantageous exchange rates.

Are hair transplants charged per graft?

While common globally, charging per graft is not typical in Turkey. Istanbul hair procedures are usually priced as part of all-inclusive packages, with costs varying based on clinic and service quality.

How long do hair transplants last?

Hair transplants in Turkey provide permanent results, with new hair growth starting about 120 to 150 days after the procedure and continuing for a lifetime.

Who is the top hair transplant surgeon in Turkey?

Este Istanbul Hair, a well-known hair transplant facility in Istanbul, is renowned for its proficient surgeons. Dr. Ercan Karacaoglu, the clinic’s founder, is a highly experienced plastic surgery surgeon with a wealth of knowledge.

Why choose Este Istanbul Hair for a hair transplant?

Este Istanbul Hair, founded by Dr. Ercan Karacaoglu, offers top-quality procedures monitored by his 28 years of experience and prioritizes sterilization, hygiene, and patient safety. His satisfied patients make it a trusted choice.

How long do hair transplants at Este Istanbul Hair last?

Hair transplants at Este Istanbul Hair typically provide lasting results, with the transplanted hair being permanent and resistant to hair thinning hormones. However, individual results may vary.

What is the cost of 3000 grafts at Este Istanbul Hair?

The cost of 3000 grafts at Este Istanbul Hair typically ranges between €3,000 and €4,500, depending on the package and services included.

Is it safe to travel to Turkey for a hair transplant at Este Istanbul Hair?

Yes, it is safe to travel to Turkey for a hair transplant at Este Istanbul Hair, which offers top-quality procedures and prioritizes patient safety.

Why is hair transplant surgery cheaper in Turkey at Este Istanbul Hair?

Hair transplant surgeries in Turkey, including at Este Istanbul Hair, are often more affordable due to lower costs of materials, favorable exchange rates, and competitive pricing in the market.

Are hair transplant surgeries covered by insurance at Este Istanbul Hair?

No, insurance typically does not cover hair transplants as they are considered cosmetic procedures. However, insurance may cover hair transplants for hair loss caused by specific health conditions.