Dr. Asim Shahmalak (UK)

Dr. Asim Shahmalak is one of the most respected hair transplant surgeons in the world - known for his pioneering techniques and his charitable work with acid attack victims in his native Pakistan. He is the consultant hair transplant at Crown Clinic, which he established in 2007 after a distinguished career in general surgery. He also has consulting rooms in London’s Harley Street.

He trained as a general surgeon, moving to the Republic of Ireland in 1990 to take up a post as a Senior House Office in General Surgery. In 1997, he qualified as a Specialist Registrar in general surgery. He became a member of the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) in 1995 before moving to the UK in 1996 where he worked as a general surgeon in the NHS for 15 years.

He began working privately as a hair transplant surgeon in 2005. His current practice mainly offers follicular unit transplantation by both strip and FUE methods with up to 5,000 grafts per session.