Prior to the first consultation, the hair should not be washed 24 hours before the appointment, if the patient is taking any prescription medication on a regular basis, they should make a note of the medication and bring it with them and finally any blood tests in the last three months should also be brought to the clinic.
What to expect during the first consultation: initial consultation last approximately an hour. During your visit information will be gathered using different questioning techniques whilst discussing the your problem, the scalp an hair will be examined by carrying out a tricho scan allowing a diagnosis to be made and appropriate treatment administered where applicable. During the first visit and based on the nature of the complaint some tests will be carried out in the clinic. At Ribi clinic you get a full explanation on your condition, general wellness advice, general hair and scalp care advice in addition to the various options of treatments available to you as a patient.
After the consultation the patient will receive a written diagnosis, recommended treatment plan and a homecare plan for products to be used at home. At Ribi Clinic we like to follow through with our patients to ensure the their maximum satisfaction and confidence