Meet Our Team

Meet Dr. Niedbalski

Dr. Robert Niedbalski

As the most experienced hair transplant surgeon in the Pacific Northwest, Dr. Robert Niedbalski is known by his patients for his integrity, trusted to help you maintain the hair you have and restore what’s been lost. Dr. Niedbalski is the leading authority for the latest breakthrough in hair restoration, now offering the new ACell+PRP injections that activate stem cells in dormant hair follicles.

A graduate of Michigan State University with a Doctorate in Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Niedbalski chose to make hair restoration his specialty. In 2009 he established his private practice, Northwest Hair Restoration.

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Meet The Team:

The dedicated team of professionals at Northwest Hair Restoration are committed to complete patient satisfaction. Working alongside Dr. Niedbalski, we’d like to introduce you to the team.

EllenEllen Taggart

Process Manager

Ellen serves as a resource for patients. She schedules consultations and provides information to help patients understand the process of protecting, renewing, and restoring their hair. When she is not managing new patients, she ensures the day runs smoothly. In her spare time, Ellen enjoys hiking, shopping, and spending time with her family.



TarahTarah Taggart

Patient Care Coordinator

Tarah brings more than 10 years of experience working in the hair restoration field to our practice. You will meet with Tarah to discuss options for protecting, renewing, and restoring your hair. She will serve as your liaison to the rest of our team ensuring your expectations are met throughout the entire journey. Outside of work Tarah can be found spending time with her family, practicing yoga, or the kitchen cooking up something healthy.


EliseElise Andersen

Office Manager

Elise supports the team and oversees the business management of Northwest Hair Restoration. Elise establishes strategic business planning to make sure the team has support they need to meet and exceed patient expectations. She enjoys collecting data, creating and analyzing reports, and is the Queen of the Spreadsheet. In Elise’s spare time, she can be found working on getting her Bachelors Degree in Business Management, hanging out with friends and family, or walking her dog, Lucky.


GGGG Volpe

Medical Assistant

Georgette, better known as GG, is a former EMT, registered Surgical Tech, and certified Medical Assistant. She started assisting with hair restoration procedures in 1993, and has more than a decade of experience assisting Dr. Niedbalski. GG leads the Surgical Team. GG enjoys cooking, exercising, and volunteering at her local church.




DaynaDayna Niedbalski

Certified Nursing Assistant

Dayna is a core member of the Surgical Team. She has assisted Dr. Niedbalski with hair restoration procedures since he opened his private practice. In her spare time, Dayna enjoys sculpting, writing, and hanging out with her pet dragon, Benny.




CierraCierra Ball

Medical Assistant

Cierra is a Certified Medical Assistant. She has been a surgical technician since 2012 and she has been a part of the Northwest Hair Restoration family for almost 2 years. When Cierra is not assisting in procedures, she enjoys spending time with her family and her two children.




CarolCarol Black

Medical Assistant

Carol is a valuable member of our surgical team. She has worked alongside Dr. Niedbalski since March 2010. Carol enjoys to live life for all that it offers, including traveling, crafts, family time, dancing, and being outdoors.




GraceGrace Bravo


Grace is the first nurse on our staff. She has 20 years experience assisting in hair restoration procedures and has been working alongside Dr. Niedbalski since November 2009. In her free time, Grace enjoys volunteering for her daughter’s activities, participating in Kempo martial arts, and traveling with her family.



MelMelanie Dearing

Medical Assistant

Melanie is our first MA from Everest College. She has been a part of our growing team since May 2015. Melanie is not only enjoying the process of learning the fine details of the hair restoration world, but she is excelling at it. Melanie enjoys to relax through reading and coloring with her children.



It is rewarding to hear feedback from our patients and one of our favorite quotes about our team comes from our patient, Dan, who says “When you’re here, you feel like family.”

We look forward to meeting and exceeding your expectations!

Get In Touch

We’re here to serve as your guide so you’ll never feel like you’re going into this alone.

Contact Northwest Hair Restoration at (253) 572-2949 to schedule a consultation in our SeattleTacoma, or Spokane offices.


Wells Fargo Building
1201 Pacific Avenue,
Suite 1910
Tacoma, WA 98402  (map)


Two Union Square Building
601 Union Street,
42nd Floor
Seattle, WA 98101  (map)


Wells Fargo Building
601 W 1st Ave,
Suite 1400
Spokane, WA 99201  (map)

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