A Global Brand
At DHI, we pride ourselves for being the constant evolving innovators in hair restoration technique and technology. The importance of striking the best balance between new technology and consistency of successful result is the ultimate goal that we deliver to clients since 1970 until today. Giving our clients hair restoration that only looks naturally great but also feel great.
The Direct Hair Implantation technique embodies science and art to bring about fine hair restoration craftsmanship that has eliminated the use of scapels, stitches, scars and pain that are normally associated with hair restoration procedures. Our end results are a lifetime of naturally growing hair with 97% chance of survival, thus giving the maximum results needed.
These results have been medically proven and backed by 45 years of clinical innovation and experience. The use of precise and specialised tools have enabled DHI to efficiently minimise the handling of hair follicles, while effectively yield higher maximum outcome and graft survival. Our work process is meticulous of safety and comfort, which enables us to deliver clean and hygienic health standards and allow clients to experience a virtually pain free procedure. We set high standards for our delivery of service and results in all our 56 clinics worldwide, to give you and over 200,000 other clients the peace of mind you rightly deserve.
A Brief History
DHI First Clinic
1970 – Mr. Kostas P. Giotis founded DHI Global Medical Group.
DHI First Clinic Europe
1986 – DHI opens it’s first clinic in Europe, DHI Athens. In the photo: Mr. Kostas P. Giotis with his son, at his first office at DHI Athens
DHI Expands to France
1992 – DHI Global Medical Group expands to France.
1993 – DHI introduce micro grafting, one of the first microsurgery based hair replacement techniques.
DHI First Hair Clinic To Be Awarded With ISO Certification
1997 – DHI Athens becomes the first hair clinic to be awarded with the ISO 9002 Certification, a quality assurance designation that demonstrates our commitment to a consistent level of quality recognized under International standards.
1999 – DHI Global Medical Group introduces the DHI implanter, allowing for improvements in follicle viability.
DHI Medical Group develops FUE
2001 – DHI Medical Group develops FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) in conjunction with some of the finest doctors in the Hair Restoration industry.
DHI Total Care System
2008 – DHI Total Care System is launched, bringing together extensive research, advanced diagnosis, superior treatment and the promise of lifetime support to our clients.
Introduction of Direct Hair Implantation
2010 – DHI Medical Group introduced the Direct Hair Implantation, a minimally invasive technique, that sets new higher and quality standards in the field of Hair Restoration worldwide.
Leading Innovation in Hair Restoration Science
2012 – DHI Medical Group continues to lead and innovate in hair restoration science, contributing results and abstracts about current research and upcoming breakthroughs which it regularly shares and presents at the most prestigious hair science conferences around the world. In January 2012, DHI London Clinic renewed the Certification of Care Quality Commission.
Master Franchise to India
2013 – On July 25, 2013 DHI Global Medical Group signed an agreement with Walnut Healthcare, a group company of Mr Raaja Kanwar of Apollo Group, a $6.6Bn group head quartered in India, having diversified businesses across the globe, and granting exclusive rights to Walnut to expand the DHI franchise internationally in Asia, Africa and South America.. DHI Global Medical Group had granted a Master Franchise for India to another group company of Mr Kanwar in 2010.
Expansion to USA, Nepal, Philippines & Afghanistan
2014 – DHI signs association agreement with Urban Retreat at Harrods and expands to USA, Nepal, Philippines and Afghanistan.
Partnerships with Public Universities
2014 – DHI Global Medical Group strengthens partnerships with public universities in Europe and actively contribute to courses.
DHI Sets Record
2016 – New records were achieved by the DHI Global Medical Group by implanting more than 10,000 hairs in one session!
New Research Project
2016 – DHI collaborates with Kapodistrian University of Athens and initiates a research project led by Professor Vassilis Gorgoulis, entitled “Study of human hair follicle stem cell niche: highlighting new perspectives on human hair restoration”
2016 – For first time in history, DHI physicians certified in hair restoration at an academic level.