Name: Dr. Larry Gavin Gershowitz Qualification: MB ChB Stell (26-NOV-90) HPCSA Number: MP0372706 Board: Medical and Dental Professions Board
Dr Gershowitz has been a hair transplantation specialist for nearly 20 years, over a dozen of which were spent at South Africa’s leading hair clinic. Using innovative techniques and real artistic flair, he’s perfected his craft and secured his position at the forefront of medical hair restoration in the country.
Dr. Larry Gershowitz is South Africa’s most prominent expert in hair transplants. Born in the small diamond town of Kimberley, his innate leadership skills were evident during his formative years.
In 1989 Larry completed his medical degree from the University of Stellenbosch. And since then has kept up to date with the latest in medical techniques in his field, continuously growing his knowledge base allowing him to provide the most cutting edge and successful treatments for his clients.
Larry worked at the world-famous Groote Schuur Hospital for two years, and become a national medical associate for Glaxo Pharmaceuticals in Gauteng.
In 1998, he joined Dr. Ress as an associate, and trained extensively in the field of medical hair restoration. Today, Medical Hair Restoration is a thriving and successful clinic, one of the best in the world, specialising in medical hair restoration with the latest techniques. Larry is one of the leading specialists in the field.
Larry is a family man and him and his lovely wife, Ashli have two beautiful daughters. He understands the importance of building relationships and welcomes you to Medical Hair Restoration which he views as his extended family. A relaxed but professional environment allows our clients to feel welcome and confident.
As an expert in hair transplants, the doctor continues to attend many local and international live surgery workshops, seminars and conferences.
He is a member of the Dermatological and Aesthetics Surgery International League (DASIL) and he has been a long standing previous member of the IRHRS from 1999-2013.
Consequently, he’s a regular face at the annual ISHRS World Hair Congress, and is often asked to be a guest speaker at medical functions.
In addition, Dr. Larry Gershowitz is actively involved in ongoing medical and patient education, training fellow doctors and pharmaceutical reps. He gives lectures and talks about the causes of and treatment for hair loss, and participates in live radio chats and TV presentations.
Larry in the Spotlight:
SABC broadcasts: Espresso, Top Billing & Three Talk with Noeleen
Interviewed on Radio 702 and 567
Interviewed on Radio Sonder Grense
Interviewed on SAFM
Interviewed on Kaya FM
Featured in various local magazines
Dr. Gershowitz has specialised in the medical field of hair transplantation for 20 years, 12 of which have been spent in the leading hair clinic in South Africa, Medical Hair Restoration.
His perfectionism, artistic expertise and innovative techniques place him on the forefront of medical hair restoration and transplantation. Under his leadership, Medical Hair Restoration has become a trusted name in the field, and earned its position amongst the most renowned surgical hair restoration clinics in the world.
Name: Dr. Ryan Orde Jankelowitz Qualification: MB BCh Witwatersrand (20-NOV-96) HPCSA Number: MP0469750 Board: Medical and Dental Professions Board
Dr. Ryan Jankelowitz hails from Johannesburg where he completed his medical training at the University of the Witwatersrand (WITS) in 1996.
Ryan studied Sports Medicine at UCT (the University of Cape Town) under Professors Tim Noakes, Wayne Derman and Martin Schwellnus and practiced as an associate of theirs before working as a medical officer at Valkenberg and Lentegeur Hospitals.
Before joining Medical Hair Restoration, Ryan practiced as a private GP and built up a loyal clientele in the field of injectable aesthetic treatment (Botox and fillers (Juvederm and Restylane). He has received his advanced certificate in injectable aesthetics from Allergan (the makers of Botox and Juvederm).
Ryan has had a colourful career both in and out of medicine. He invested 6 years in HIV prevention organisation Grassroot Soccer, has practised as a Pilates instructor and a high school science and biology teacher and was a professional goalkeeper for eight years at South African Premier Soccer League teams Wits University and Hellenic FC.
He lives with his wife and two sons in Cape Town.
Since joining Medical Hair Restoration, Ryan has focused his attention on FUE (follicular unit extraction) surgery. Using the latest in FUE technology and equipment (watch this video on the new WAW HYBRID TUMPET PUNCH) Larry and Ryan can now offer the highest quality FUE surgery available, once again making Medical Hair Restoration the leader in all areas of hair restoration surgery.