Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

About Dr. Straub

Dr. Straub worked while studying and paid for college and medical school and finished with no debts.

University of Pittsburgh: Bachelor of Science in Physics

University of Louvain, Belgium: MD degree

Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital, Johnstown. PA: internship and surgical residency

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary: Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery residency

Board Certified: Otolaryngology and Head and Neck surgery

Fellow: American College of Surgery

Fellow:  American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery

Past President: International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery

Ten years Chairman of the Ethics Committee, ISHRS

Author, three textbook chapters on hair restoration and numerous scientific articles

Dr. Straub frequently lectures and performs live-surgery to demonstrate his techniques to fellow leading hair restoration surgeons around the world.

Hobbies: Dr. Straub was one of a team of four men to make the first ascent of Angel’s Falls, the world’s highest waterfall; number 17 of the 70 people who have flown solo around the world; and has run over 100 marathons.



  • American Medical Association – lifetime member
  • California Medical Association
  • Los Angeles County Medical Association
  • American College of Surgeons – fellow
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery – Fellow
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery—Fellow
  • The International Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • The American Academy of Aesthetic and Restorative Surgery
  • The American Institute of Elective Surgery
  • International Alliance of Hair Restoration Surgeons
  • American hair Loss Association
  • International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery—Past President and Chairman of the Ethics Committee
  • European Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
  • Italian Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
  • Flying Physicians Association—Past District President
  • Better Business Bureau
  • Medical license in California and Nevada
  • Past Medical licenses in Pennsylvania and New York