Find out why many trans men and women consider attending transgender conferences to be an essential step toward preparing for gender reassignment surgery.
Dr. Hope Sherie has developed a new technique for FTM chest reconstruction that prioritizes nipple-areola size, positioning, sensation and pigmentation, while avoiding extra incisions or free nipple grafts.
Dr. Toby R. Meltzer of Scottsdale, Arizona has been awarded the Independent Equality Award by The Human Rights Campaign and will be honored at the 2016 HRC Awards Gala in February.
At last week’s “Plastic Surgery: the Meeting” conference in Boston, sessions about Gender Confirmation Surgery were held for the very first time in the event’s 89-year history.
Chicago surgeon Dr. Loren Schechter will be presenting a workshop on gender reassignment surgery techniques next month in New York City. The March 6th event is being organized by CK Life.
These U.S. states prohibit anti-trans discrimination in health insurance and legally require insurance companies to provide transgender health coverage.
It is with great sadness that we report the sudden and unexpected passing of Dr. Alberik Keshishian on December 4, 2014. He was 48.
A teenage college student from Colorado has settled an important civil rights case against Kaiser Permanente of Colorado. According to the Colorado Civil Rights Commission, Miki Alexander Manigault suffered discrimination and unequal access to health care specifically because he is transgender.
The GenderTech workshop series will be hosting a free info session with Dr. Toby Meltzer on gender confirming surgeries for trans men and women, on Friday, May 31, 2013, 6-9pm at The Center in New York City.
A new study shows that most people who undergo gender reassignment surgery are satisfied with their sexual health post-operatively, but that complications can occur.