7 Morgan Street Newmarket 1023 Auckland,
Phone: 0800 424 728

Dr Russell Knudsen

Dr Russell Knudsen MBBS, FFMACCS

Dr Russell Knudsen is a highly experienced hair transplant surgeon with well over 8000 hair transplant procedures performed over 35 years. He is a full-time specialist in this field and internationally recognized for his contributions to hair restoration surgery. Dr Knudsen is an author in three current text books on hair transplantation and has had numerous scientific articles published. He is the Past-President of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) and the Australian College of Cosmetic Surgery (ACCS).

Dr Knudsen is a Fellow of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery and a Diplomate of the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery. Dr Knudsen lecture at conferences around the world and participates in cutting edge clinical trials.

Dr Russell Knudsen Hair Transplant Surgeon


In 2000 Dr Knudsen was awarded the prestigious Golden Follicle Award by the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery for his contributions to the field of hair restoration surgery.

Dr Knudsen's personal approach, commitment to his patients, artistic ability and his specialist skill is shown in the satisfaction of his patients and countless referrals. When considering a surgeon to help you make the most of your appearance, it’s comforting to know that you will be in very experienced hands. You want to know that it will work out as well as it possibly could. You want professional advice from someone with experience and who has helped so many men and women look and feel their best.

For his contribution to hair restoration Dr Knudsen was awarded the ISHRS's highest honour, the Golden Follicle award in 2000 and the Manfred Lucas Award in 2014. Dr Knudsen frequently contributes to text books, scientific articles and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS). Dr Knudsen regularly attends conferences around the world to keep up to date with the latest advances in hair restoration. The Knudsen clinics are located in Auckland, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Canberra.