Hair Transplant Training Program, ISHRS

The Akaki Tsilosani Hair Transplantation institute offers an opportunity to doctors, nurses, and other professionals of all ages and backgrounds. Take a six-day hair transplantation hands-on practical & theoretical course with us and get certified to conduct your own surgeries, start your own practice, and more.


Certification for Doctors and Nurses

If you are an aspiring surgeon and would like to gain hands-on experience and become a hair transplantation professional, you are in the right place. The Tsilosani Hair Transplantation Clinic offers hair transplantation courses to doctors of all ages and backgrounds. If you would like to work with and learn from Akaki Tsilosani, MD, Ph.D., FISHRS, all you need to do is apply and travel to Tbilisi for the duration of the course (other locations worldwide are also possible, see below). 

The course program covers different hair transplantation techniques, as well as provides the opportunity for surgical assistance. A full-time curriculum provides the students with all of the time needed to learn and practice in a professional context. Students will receive a certificate, stating that they successfully finished the hair transplantation course and independently conducted hair transplantation operations, usually 8 operations.

The training program at the Tsilosani Hair Transplantation Institute lasts for 5-6 consecutive workdays. The program is a full-time workload during the days it takes place on. The students will spend the entire day with Akaki Tsilosani, MD, Ph.D., FISHRS, observing and participating in surgeries, getting instruction, and receiving advice. 

The Training Program and Schedule

The program will cover several hair transplantation techniques, including:


Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT)


Long Hair Transplantation (LHT)


Body Hair Transplantation (BHT)


Microscopic graft cutting and implantation

If you would like to participate in our training program, please get in touch with us. The training course requires some preliminary preparation, that’s why it needs to be scheduled 2 months earlier.

A Full-time Surgery Course – Get a Chance to Practice your Skills

The training program offers many opportunities to interested doctors. Taking place in Georgia will give you a chance to travel to and live in a new country. But the highlight of the course is the full-time surgery nature of it. Students will have hands-on experience, with professional oversight. 

Types of surgeries students participate in:


    Private cases and surgeries

    While private cases and surgeries are conducted by Akaki Tsilosani MD, Ph.D., FISHRS himself, Students will act as observers and assistants in the surgeries, providing the necessary support for the head surgeon.


    10-15 Cases with volunteer patients

    Approximately 10-15 Cases with volunteer patients where students will be performing the role of the head surgeon. In these cases, the student will be conducting the entirety of the operation themselves, performing each step of the procedure on their own, under the observation of the instructor. 

    Breakdown of program & training:


      Surgical Assistant training

      Microscopic graft cutting, implantation.


      Head surgeon training

      Being the main surgeon in a hair transplant operation, & learning related skills.


      Transplantation of hundreds of Follicular Units

      Students will be able to transplant hundreds of FUs on actual patients.

      Individual courses & other details

      Our courses are exclusively managed for our trainee doctors, which means it will be non obligatory to share your working hours with other trainee doctors, ensuring maximum hours for hands-on live surgery training process with different cases booked exclusively for your course with volunteer patients, who agree that trainee doctor will participate in their surgeries.

      After the completion of the program, the students will have enough experience to start their own practice transplanting hair. With outstanding experience, hands-on training, and extensive support from the head surgeon himself, the students can be confident in their future work and success. 

      “He convinced me to move to Georgia and there to train with Dr. Akaki Tsilosani, one of the best specialists in the world in the FUE technique, who today I consider my mentor and a great friend.”

      Ramiro Alejandro Yane

      Founder and CEO, Inpylus

      Cost of the training program at the Tsilosani Hair Transplantation Institute

      The Akaki Tsilosani Hair Transplantation Institute has over 450 graduates worldwide. All of them have gained the necessary knowledge to continue their practice in their respective regions. Most of them cite Dr. Akaki Tsilosani as the sole influence on their work and the primary reason for their initial success. 

      This is enabled by the fact that the Akaki Tsilosani Hair Transplantation institute boasts more than 22 years of experience, as well as more than 12,000 successful hair transplantation operations. The Tsilosani Institute also boasts the most modern facilities and technologies at its disposal. With such resources available to our trainees and students, it is not surprising that all of our graduates manage to find work or start their practice. 

      Courses can be conducted in Tbilisi (Georgia), Kyiv (Ukraine), Yerevan (Armenia), Moscow (Russia), Kuwait, Dubai, and other locations worldwide. The price of the program depends on the location.

      Get in touch and kickstart your career with us!