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. Rumer is a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon in the Philadelphia tri-state area who has deep experience with gender reassignment surgery and a practice that is geared exclusively toward transgender patients. In addition to performing hundreds of gender-affirming procedures each year, Dr. Rumer also directs a 1-year gender surgery fellowship program.
Dr. Mosser is an award-winning surgeon in San Francisco who has been helping transgender and non-binary patients for more than 10 years. He is board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgeons, co-founder of the American Society of Gender Surgeons (ASGS), Medical Director of the Gender Institute at Saint Francis Memorial Hospital, a member of WPATH, and co-chair of the Surgery and Beyond professional conference. Dr. Mosser is California’s FTN / FTM Top Surgery and Breast Augmentation expert.
Dr. Nikolavsky’s latest research is focused on providing urologic care to patients who have experienced complications following gender-affirming genital reconstructive surgery.
Dr. Safa’s latest research is focused on improving outcomes with penile implant surgery, health insurance reform and optimizing Phalloplasty techniques.
Dr. Satterwhite’s latest research is focused on improving the safety and outcomes of Vaginoplasty and surgical and non-surgical techniques for Facial Feminization and Masculinization.
Dr. Esmonde’s latest research is focused on Phalloplasty, Facial Gender Confirmation Surgery and Breast Augmentation.
Dr. Keith’s latest research is focused on improving Top Surgery outcomes, identifying barriers in accessing gender-affirming care and navigating insurance policies.
Dr. Rumer’s latest research is focused on the outcomes, complications and risk factors for patients undergoing Penile Inversion Vaginoplasty.
Dr. Meltzer is a plastic and reconstructive surgeon who has been performing Gender Reassignment Surgery since the early ’90s. Dr. Meltzer is widely recognized as one of the leading surgeons in the field of Gender Surgery, having completed over 4000 gender affirming surgeries. He currently performs approximately 200 genital reconstruction surgery cases per year in Scottsdale, Arizona and Portland, Oregon.
Dr. Ley is an accomplished board-certified plastic surgeon who had more than 15 years of specialized training in plastic, craniofacial and micro surgery before learning the art of Gender Confirmation Surgery under the tutelage of the globally recognized leader in the field, Dr. Toby Meltzer. Dr. Ley offers the full spectrum of FTM and MTF surgery procedures in both Scottsdale, Arizona and Portland, Oregon.