Your Journey Starts Here!
There’s so much to consider when looking for a surgeon to perform your gender-affirming surgery: experience with the procedure, geographic location and the types of insurance they accept are all primary concerns. Before getting bogged down with too many details, start your journey by searching for surgeons that offer the procedures that you’re interested in. All set? Let’s go!
Dr. Esmonde is a plastic surgeon in Portland, Oregon who has extensive knowledge about Gender Affirmation Surgery and works almost exclusively with transgender and non-binary patients. During his plastic surgery residency, Dr. Esmonde worked in the Transgender Health Program at OHSU. He subsequently completed a Gender Surgery Fellowship with Dr. Toby Meltzer and Dr. Ellie Zara Ley. Beginning in June 2021, Dr. Esmonde will serve as a full-time Associate Surgeon with The Meltzer Clinic offering the full spectrum of gender-affirming procedures.
Dr. Beckenstein is a double-board-certified Plastic Surgeon in Birmingham who is pleased to offer his expertise and skills in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery to the transgender community in Alabama and throughout the Southeast. Dr. Beckenstein has performed transgender chest/breast surgeries for over 15 years and also specializes in Hair Restoration.
Dr. Medalie is a board certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon who has been performing Gender Surgery procedures since 1996. Based in the Cleveland area, Dr. Medalie offers Top Surgery and Metoidioplasty for transmasculine people, and Breast Augmentation and Tracheal Shave for transfeminine people. His vast experience and consistently natural-looking results, along with his trans-friendly staff, have made Dr. Medalie’s Cleveland Plastic Surgery a popular choice.