Dr. Antonio Alcaide took his degree in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Malaga (1998-2005), where he graduated with one of the best academic records. Between 2006 and 2010 he got his specialization in Dermatology and Venereology in the University Hospital Virgen de la Victoria, where his interest in the study of hair and scalp diseases started, with special emphasis on alopecia and its medical and surgical treatment .

Since then, he has taken part in many national and international conferences of Dermatology and, especially, of Trichology, and he has done lots of courses and seminars. He has performed many scientific communications and published a significant number of scientific papers in prestigious journals. He is a member of several scientific societies: Spanish Academy of Dermatology, European Academy of Dermatology and Trichology Spanish group.

Dr. Alcaide is, together with Dr. Meyer, the head of the FACIALTEAM Hair Transplant Unit, performing hair transplant procedures in the context of facial feminization surgeries, responding by this way to a growing demand of patients who require this type of hair restoration procedures.