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Nicole Rogers, MD

Nicole Rogers, MDNicole Rogers, MD

Dermatologist

Dermatology

91 Answers19 Followers754 Helpful Answer Votes
 

Bio

Nicole Rogers, MD, is a board-certified dermatologist and fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. She received her undergraduate degree at Harvard University and her medical degree at Tulane University in New Orleans. Rogers completed her residency training in dermatology at Tulane, where she served as co-chief resident. After that, she performed a fellowship in hair transplantation and lasers in Manhattan with Marc Avram, MD. She is a fellow of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) and serves on their Scientific Committee, and she writes a column for the Hair Transplant Forum International. She has lectured at the ISHRS meetings in Montreal and Boston.

Since residency, Rogers has written numerous articles on surgical and medical treatments for hair loss, including contemporary techniques in hair transplantation, minoxidil, finasteride, and the use of low-level light therapy for hair growth. Together she and Avram published a textbook on hair transplantation and have written chapters for several other textbooks on lasers and skin. She has a special interest in cicatricial (scarring) alopecias and enjoys teaching dermatology residents at Tulane, where she is a volunteer faculty member.

Rogers has a passion for treating both men and women with hair loss, using the most up-to-date medical and surgical techniques. Her professional demeanor and specialty training make her an asset and valued resource for patients.

Credentials

Organization Affiliations:
  • American Academy of Dermatology
 

My Answers

A. Yes. They can be coated with certain silicone containing products to bind together the split ends. When the hair is washed the product will not stay...
A. Certainly. Either under or over-active thyroid can cause one to lose hair. Check with your internist or endocrinologist to be sure your thyroid...
A. Fish oil supplements may help with certain inflammatory conditions of the skin and scalp, such as psoriasis. However, there is no data linking fish...
A. No. You do not need to wash every day unless you have a very oily scalp. However, washing your hair less frequently will not prevent you from losing...
A. Several conditions can cause a loss of body hair in addition to the hair on your head. These include alopecia areata and lichen planopilaris. Male...
A. Generally yes. The difference is that it does not grow for as long -- only for a few months -- as the hair on your head, which grows for a few years...
A. There is really no food or supplement that will naturally help regrow hair. Many people take biotin for this purpose. But there isn’t any data to...
A. Diabetes is rarely responsible for hair loss, unless your blood sugars are poorly controlled. The most common cause of hair loss in both men and...
A. There is a lot of interest in low-level light therapy to possibly induce hair growth. The reality is that we still are waiting on more independent...
A. If premature graying runs in your family, then this may very well be normal. Talk with family members about it. Otherwise, extreme periods of stress...
A. Hair follicles are responsible for producing pigment in the hair shaft. Therefore, the loss of pigment should occur from the root. However, certain...
A. With repeat plucking, or "traction," it becomes harder and harder for the hair follicles to replace themselves. However, plucking will not keep the...
A. Unfortunately, we have not identified any supplements that truly help reduce hair thinning. So long as you have a healthy, well-rounded diet with...
A. Some hair specialists use mesotherapy, which is the injection of finasteride or minoxidil directly into the scalp to increase hair growth. However...
A. Older people generally have less sebum, or oil production, at the level of the hair follicles. This means they have less oily hair and will likely...