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Dr. Michael Gartner is your hair transplant expert in New Jersey and New York.

As a top Plastic Surgeon in New Jersey and New York with a well- established reputation for innovative surgical skill and practice methods, his patients enjoy an unparalleled experience. As a double board-certified surgical specialist, his extensive training and knowledge inform his approach to everything from high-end medical skin care to state-of-the-art hair restoration technology.

For his discerning hair transplant clients, Dr. Gartner chooses the world-renowned HARRTS System. The Human Assisted Rapid Robotic Hair Transplant System is the fastest, least invasive, and safest automated FUE hair transplant system available. With his extensive surgical experience, skill, and the world’s leading robotic transplantation device, Dr. Gartner’s clients are assured of superior results.


About Dr. Gartner’s specialized approach

Dr. Gartner is proud to offer best in class cosmetic surgery and hair transplant services. His goal is always to ensure brilliant results, with a comfortable, fast recovery for his clients. Dr. Gartner believes that plastic surgery doesn’t need to be uncomfortable or take you away from your busy life. Because of his advanced training and accomplishments in surgical techniques, he can achieve dramatic results with the least invasive methods. Having pioneered the Brazilian Butt Lift In New Jersey and the “Awake Breast Augmentation” Dr. Gartner also developed pre-emptive pain management strategies that have revolutionized the way plastic surgeons operate. Dr. Gartner’s research findings appear in several peer-reviewed journals and textbooks. His extensive research and practice advancements led him to develop his skillful approach to hair transplantation, ensuring natural, highly successful outcomes.

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Dr. Gartner doesn’t merely apply the mechanics of an operation.

His vision is to streamline, improve and perfect each procedure offered, so his patients exceed their expectations and love their experience. He’s been selected by the Consumer’s Research Council of America repeatedly as a top plastic surgeon in the nation, is listed in the Guide to America’s Top Plastic Surgeons, editions dating from 2004-2013, and NJ Top Docs from 2013 to 2015. Dr. Gartner’s comprehensive study of biology, medicine, cosmetic, plastic and general surgery endow him with superior understanding of the integral factors for successful hair transplant results.

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Your experience with Dr. Gartner

Dr. Gartner is a meticulous hair surgeon.

The incredibly detailed, complex nature of today’s hair transplant methods depends on the knowledge and training of surgeons to deliver the results patients dream of. As the medical director of Nova Medical Hair Transplant New Jersey, and Gartner Plastic Surgery and Laser Center, his vision is to ensure that the entire cosmetic surgery experience is a positive one, leading to transformative improvements that change his client’s lives for the better. He endeavours to select only the top-rated equipment and technology available in the industry and hand-picks his knowledgeable, medical staff and support team. Everyone deserves a custom hair restoration strategy developed just for them. From planning to celebrating your renewed confidence and youthful hairline, Dr. Gartner will be with you every step of the way.

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From your first connection with him to your hair restoration procedure, and your recovery, you can count on Dr. Gartner’s attention and personalized focus to ensure you’re on track. He’ll strive to accommodate your needs and your schedule, whether that means discussing your treatment options over the phone, or meeting at one of three convenient locations. With Dr. Gartner’s wealth of experience, dedication and revolutionary HARRTS technology, beginning your hair restoration journey could be the best decision you ever make.

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Illustrious Memberships

  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the New York Regional Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons have granted Dr. Gartner membership. Also, the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, American College of Surgeons, American Medical Association, American College of Surgeons New Jersey Chapter, Strathmore’s Who’s Who and Cambridge Who’s Who recognize his membership and important achievements.
  • Dr. Gartner is affiliated with top tier hospitals including Valley Hospital (Ridgewood, NJ), Tri-State Surgery Center, and Paramus Surgery Center (Paramus, NJ).
  • Dr. Michael Gartner is board certified as both a plastic surgeon by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and as a general surgeon by the American Board of Surgery. In today’s marketplace, with technicians performing hair transplant surgery, clients are exposed to potentially unprofessional and unskilled procedures. Don’t settle for less than a highly trained surgeon for your hair transplant surgery.
  • Due to his comprehensive training and certification, Dr. Gartner is equipped to handle complex revision and reconstruction cases along with complications experienced at the hands of other surgeons.
  • Dr. Gartner is one of just a few plastic surgeons in the U.S. who hold a Double Board Certification. He’s known throughout the country and the world as an innovator in the field of aesthetic plastic surgery.
  • With refined surgical techniques, he offers a less invasive approach whenever possible, so his patients don’t deal with lengthy, overly uncomfortable recovery periods. He brings his extensive history of medical research and innovation to the field of hair restoration where his clients benefit from superior treatment and results.

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Jessica Cruz

With over a decade in the hair transplant industry, Jessica Cruz is sure to make your journey as smooth as possible. Jessica Cruz is an independent Hair Transplant Technician with extensive experience spanning over 15 years. Although she is originally from San Antonio, she currently resides in Atlanta, GA with her husband and four children.

Jessica is a true believer that knowledge is power. Her educational background and technical training are a true testament to this. Following completion of a Bachelor degree in Applied Science at Wayland Baptist University, Jessica went on to complete the Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) program at Georgia Medical Institute.

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To further hone her skills she completed extensive training programs in HARRTS as well as HARRTS Robotic hair transplant. Jessica’s philosophy has always been to keep patient quality at the forefront of her practice. To ensure that her patients are receiving best in class service she also added certifications for Medical Assistant as well as Surgical Tech to her resume. Keeping in line with her commitment to constantly evolving and learning, she is currently pursing a Masters Degree in Nursing.

Jessica has worked with highly respected clinics such as Bosley, Medical Hair Restoration as well as many others Doctors throughout US and Canada. From 2012 to 2014 she was a Clinical Surgical Assistant at Schaner Plastic Surgery. During her time there, she was able to gain invaluable experience performing and assisting with a variety of hair transplant procedures. When it comes to hair restoration services, Jessica has widespread experience in FUE & FUT.

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World Class Facilities

Nova Medical Hair Transplant New Jersey, in partnership with Gartner Plastic Surgery and Laser Spa Center is a top of the line, accredited surgical center outfitted with licenced medical personnel and the highest safety standards. Dr. Gartner is pleased to offer the most advanced operating room equipment, a clean, modern atmosphere and the comfortable discretion our clients prefer. You can feel completely welcome and at ease undergoing your private treatment with us in Paramus, NJ.

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Training Physicians in Hair Restoration

  • At present, Jessica is a Travelling Technician and works in unison with Dr. Gartner to make sure our patients are guided through their journey and attain the best possible result.
  • At Nova Medical Hair Transplant Clinic in New Jersey, she is responsible for training physicians in hair restoration and scar revision techniques, administering local anaesthesia prior to tissue extraction, microscopic dissection, and placement of hair grafts.
  • In this role, Jessica continues to provide pre and post operative care to patients, which she remains deeply passionate about. Striving to ensure that all her patients needs are fulfilled, she provides them with end-to-end support.
  • From helping them prepare for their procedures, through to supporting their recovery and ensuring they are equipped with the appropriate aftercare instructions, she remains committed to making each patients experience as positive as possible.

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Hair Transplant Process

The FUE process is an advanced next-generation hair transplant micro-surgery. Click on the steps to get a simplified overview. For more details particular to your case, please consult with our doctor.

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