Dr. Curtis Crane

Dr. Curtis Crane has completed more than 10 years of post medical school surgical training in urology, reconstructive urology, and plastic surgery. He is a member of the Genito-urinary Reconstructive Society.

Dr. Crane has been performing transgender surgery procedures since 2005. He has completed a fellowship in SRS procedures in Ghent, Belgium with Dr. Monstrey, and has worked extensively with Dr. Miroslav Djordjevic in Belgrade, Serbia, and with Dr. Preecha in Bangkok, Thailand.

Dr. Crane has taken over the practice of world renowned surgeon, Dr. Michael Brownstein in San Francisco. Dr. Brownstein has instructed Dr. Crane in his unique chest surgery technique which he has perfected during his 35+ years of practice. Brownstein & Crane Surgical Services offers the full spectrum of procedures for the trans and gender non-conforming communities including gender specific facial surgery, FTM top surgery and all gender confirmation genital surgery.

Dr. Crane performs the following SRS procedures:

FTM Surgery

  • Breast reduction mammoplasty
  • Top Surgery: Keyhole, peri-areolar and double incision with free nipple grafts, chest implants.
  • Metoidioplasty: Clitoral release, full metoidioplasty
  • Vaginectomy (colpocleisis)
  • Urethroplasty
  • Phalloplasty: Free flap phalloplasty, including radial forearm, ALT and MLD phalloplasty
  • Glansplasty
  • Penile implant
  • Scrotoplasty and testicular implants
  • Facial Masculinizing Surgery (FMS) including chin implants
MTF Surgery

  • Breast Augmentation
  • Facial Feminizing Surgery¬†(FFS)
  • Tracheal Shave
  • Orchiectomy
  • Vaginoplasty: Penile Inversion
  • Clitoroplasty
  • Labiaplasty

Dr. Crane follows WPATH standards and surgery letters are required for minors and genital surgery, but not for adults seeking FTM top surgery. Additionally, hormone therapy is required for those seeking genital surgeries, but not for top surgery clients.

Wait list: None for orchiectomy; approximately 1 month for breast augmentation; 4-5 months for FTM top surgery; 10-14 months for metoidioplasty and phalloplasty.

Dr. Crane provides free consultations. To book a surgery date, a $2000 deposit is required. Dr. Crane accepts CareCredit and will work with insurance.

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