About Dr. Barr

dr-barr-hair-clinic-sudburyDr. Scott K. M. Barr is a Royal College certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon in Sudbury with a vast patient base of over 52,000 spanning Northern Ontario as well as Southern Ontario and other parts of Canada. He is known for his meticulous attention to each detail of the hair restoration process. Originally trained by the busiest hair restoration surgeons in Los Angeles and New York City, Dr. Barr’s hair restoration procedures are well known for their extremely natural looking results. Applying his expert skills in aesthetic artistry to the art of hair restoration, Dr. Barr considers the features of each hair restoration patient including the shape of the face and its features, the texture of the hair, the existing follicular distribution and the possibility of future hair loss. Integrating this information, Dr. Barr carefully plans the hair restoration design by selecting the correct angulation, depth and orientation of each follicular placement to generate a completely natural hair growth and density outcome.

Dr. Barr’s practice is entirely focused on generating exceptional outcomes in aesthetic surgery of the face, scalp, breast and body. His appreciation for the artistry involved in blending symmetry, balance and the unique characteristics of each individual enables him to create natural, beautiful outcomes for his patients. Dr. Barr is founder of the Hair Restoration Clinic, Barr Plastic Surgery / Northern Ontario Surgical Centre, an advanced CAAASF and CPSO accredited surgical facility and the largest private surgical facility in Northern Ontario. Over the years, Dr. Barr has built the reputation of being a compassionate surgeon who pays meticulous attention to detail in the care and safety of his patients. He is well known for his complete devotion to achieving the best possible aesthetic outcome and the complete satisfaction of each patient.

Dr. Barr is an assistant professor with the Northern Ontario School of Medicine and is a past chairman of the Sudbury General Hospital Laser Committee. He was the former Head of the Division of Plastic Surgery as well as the former Chief of the Department of Surgical Subspecialties. He sat on the Cosmetic Surgery Advisory Committee and the OHP (Out-of-Hospital Premises) Committee with the College of Physicians and Surgeons and is a past member of the Ethics Committee with Canadian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and is currently a member of the executive for the Canadian Society of Aesthetic Surgery.

Education and Training

Dr. Barr attended medical school at the University of Toronto and earned his degree in Medicine in 1988. He completed two years of orthopaedic surgery training prior to being drawn to plastic and reconstructive surgery.  He completed internship and his Plastic Surgery residency at the University of Western Ontario in London and obtained his Plastic Surgery Specialist Certification in 1993. Pursuing his special interest in the area of Facial Surgery and Reconstruction, Dr. Barr went on to complete an additional eighteen months of advanced training in Facial Reconstruction and Cranial Facial Trauma.

During his professional practice of over 20 years, Dr. Barr has continued to pursue a relentless focus on researching and pursuing international education and training across all aspects of aesthetics. He is committed to remaining at the forefront of surgical and medical aesthetics as this industry continues to evolve and introduce exciting new treatments and techniques for patients seeking aesthetic improvement of all types. He continually seeks to ensure that the medical and surgical techniques employed by him and his highly trained staff are the most effective, reliable and safe in the world. His original training in hair restoration techniques and artistry was completed with the renowned Dr. Bill Rassman in Los Angeles and the Hertzig Institute in New York City.

Dr. Barr is an active member of The Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons, Canadian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the Canadian Laser Aesthetic Surgery Society, the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the Canadian Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, the Ontario Medical Association, the Canadian Medical Association and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada.

Recognition

Dr. Barr is regularly invited to speak on the latest cosmetic and plastic surgery procedures available, as well as aging and breast surgery.

His counsel has been sought by multiple pharmaceutical and medical supply companies over the years and he continues to sit on advisory panels for multinational companies operating in the medical aesthetic industry. Dr. Barr also participates in many clinical studies and education programs for the aesthetic industry.  He is currently a Physician Trainer for companies that distribute popular neuromodulators and injectable fillers and he is endorsed by global health care companies as an expert injector.

Our Medical Team 

All nurses at The Hair Restoration Clinic and the Northern Ontario Surgery Centre are registered with the College of Nurses of Ontario. They have all been with NOSC for many years and have the expertise and knowledge to ensure that each patient is treated with the highest level of care. They are fully dedicated to the best outcome for your hair restoration procedure.

All technicians at The Hair Restoration Clinic have decades of experience in hair restoration. Each member has been carefully selected by Dr. Barr due to their experience and exceptional technical skills. This is their life vocation and all that they do. Highly skilled technicians are also very important to optimizing the hair restoration outcome, and Dr. Barr surrounds himself with only the best technicians to ensure that your each outcome is exceptional. Our current technicians have been working at The Hair Restoration Clinic for over 12 years.

The top priority of each staff member at the Hair Restoration Clinic is to ensure the highest quality of care and comfort for each patient during their visit.

Our Administrative Team

Our team of patient coordinators strives to ensure that you enjoy your experience and that it exceeds your expectations. With strong knowledge of the medical aesthetics industry, our patient care specialists are well versed in the hair restoration procedures performed at the Hair Restoration Clinic and can determine the first steps to take in assisting patients achieve their aesthetic goals.