Meet Dr. William Yates, MD, FACS: A Pioneer in Hair Restoration & Hair Products Made By Himself

At the forefront of advancing hair restoration technology and techniques in Chicago and the entire Midwest, Dr. William Yates stands out as a true pioneer. He holds the distinction of being the first surgeon in the region to offer and perfect Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) hair transplants, a testament to his dedication to innovative solutions in the battle against hair loss.

Dr. Yates's journey in hair restoration is fueled by a deep-seated passion for making a real difference in people's lives.
Understanding the profound impact that appearance and self-confidence have on an individual’s well-being, he and his team are committed to offering personalized, state-of-the-art treatment options. It's this commitment that has earned Dr. Yates the reputation as the premier hair loss doctor and hair replacement surgeon in Chicago.

Specializing in a range of hair restoration procedures, Dr. Yates's practice is tailored to meet the unique needs of each patient. Whether it's through the latest technologies, advanced products, or cutting-edge methods, the goal remains constant: to assist in hair regrowth or to provide the best hair replacement solutions available. The positive testimonials from those who have experienced Dr. Yates's care first-hand speak volumes about the transformative impact of his work.

In addition to clinical excellence, Dr. Yates's practice extends its support beyond the operating room. A carefully curated line of products designed to assist in hair regrowth! Hair Fibers by Dr Yates are also available, ensuring patients have access to comprehensive care that addresses their hair restoration journey from all angles.


  • B.A. in Medical Science – Northwestern University, Illinois 1983
  • M.D. Northwestern University Six-Year Honors Program in Medical Education – 1985
  • Surgical Internship – Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC – 1986
  • General Surgery residency – Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC – 1990
  • Fellowship in Critical Care/Trauma – University of Maryland Hospital – 1991
  • Board of Healing Arts - Missouri


  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery - Trauma and Critical Care
  • Diplomat of American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery


  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Society