|Dr. David Josephitis joined Dr.’s Ron and Paul Shapiro at Shapiro Medical Group in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in 2013, as a hair transplant surgeon. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS) and the American Board of Internal Medicine, and he is a member of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS). Dr. Josephitis has practiced the art and science of hair transplantation in the U.S. for several years, having trained with and worked alongside some of the industry’s most experienced, well-regarded physicians. He has honed his surgical skills in microscopic follicular unit transplantation and follicular unit extraction and comes by his “artist’s eye” naturally.
Dr. Josephitis received his undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois. He spent a year at the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, focusing on biology and foreign studies. Dr. Josephitis earned his medical degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Following his internal medicine residency at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona, Dr. Josephitis completed a sanctioned fellowship in hair transplantation surgery. He has lectured and performed hair restoration procedures for several ISHRS live surgery workshops.
A heartfelt desire to help men and women improve their appearance, self-confidence and outlook on life motivated Dr. Josephitis to emphasize hair restoration surgery in his practice of medicine. He is passionate about treating hair loss in patients, from a medical perspective as well as from an aesthetic one.
“Hair loss remains a challenging, individual experience,” notes Dr. Josephitis. “The consultation and treatment plan must be deliberate, thorough and customized,” he adds. “I am honored to be a part of the Shapiro Medical Group and to be able to work with Dr.’s Ron and Paul Shapiro and the experienced staff at Shapiro Medical Group. They are committed to excellence in patient care and education and offer the most advanced technology, experience and knowledge to patients from around the world,” he states. In addition to his rising profile as an outstanding hair transplant surgeon, Dr. Josephitis enjoys a growing list of local cosmetic filler and Botox Cosmetic® patients. His training and expertise in administering Juvederm® and Botox complement his practice of hair restoration surgery at Shapiro Medical Group.