Any Lab Test Now – Inexpensive lab test results for bloodwork

Any Lab Test Now is a direct access lab testing services company. They have several locations around Indiana. We strongly recommend against self-medicating with hormones, as it can be dangerous. But if you are familiar with what bloodwork you need and know that you need your bloodwork checked, you can…

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Bakar, Dr. Ayla – MD – Kokomo

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map of all Medical Doctors This doctor has been recommended by trans-identified people. Endocrinologist Howard Diabetes & Endocrinology Howard Regional Health 3509 S. Reed Road, Kokomo, IN 46902 Phone: 765-453-8550 Website: Howard Regional Health Transition-Related Services: Hormone Treatment Other Care Services: Primary Care, Metabolic Endocrinology Takes Insurance: Yes Sliding Scale…

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Bast, Dr. Catherine – M.D. – South Bend, Goshen

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map of all Medical Doctors Catherine Kreider Bast, MD Mosaic Health and Healing Arts 330 Lakeview Dr. Goshen IN 46528 Phone (574) 537-2680 Fax (855) 218-0912 Email cbast@mosaichha.org Trans Related Services: Hormone Treatment, Adults; Puberty blockers, children & youth Other Care Services: Adolescent Medicine, Counseling, Family Practice, Holistic Medicine, Midwifery,…

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Blackwell, Dr. David – MD – Indianapolis

map of all Medical Doctors Dr. David Blackwell, MD Chatham Care PC 907 N. East Street Indianapolis, IN, 46202 Phone: 317-644-3461 Fax: 317-602-2654 This doctor has been recommended by trans-identified people. TransRelated Services: Hormone Treatment Other Care Services: Primary Care Takes Insurance: Yes Sliding Scale Policy for those without Insurance:…

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Bliss Laser Hair Removal – Muncie

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Bliss Laser Hair Removal Medical Provider Name: Melinda Johnson 610 S. Tillotson Ave Muncie IN 47304 Phone: 765-289-2547 Website: http://www.MyBlissSpa.com email: mjohnson@myblissspa.com Type of Service Provided: Hair Removal (laser or electrolysis) Experience working with trans-identified adults?: Yes, We have been providing a safe and non judgmental environment to all clients…

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Brothers United Community Center – Indianapolis

Brothers United is a community based organization providing HIV/STD awareness, education and prevention. The mission of Brothers United is to enhance the health and wellness of our community, which includes those who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and the people who live and work in our neighborhoods. Brothers United provides…

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Butsch, Dr. Anne – MD, JD – Evansville/Ft. Branch

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map of all Medical Doctors Dr. Anne Butsch, MD, JD – Evansville/Ft. Branch Board Certified Family Medicine Tulip Tree Family Clinic 123 N. McCreary Street Ft. Branch, IN 47648 (812) 753-1039 Visit website for details about insurance and payment plan options. This doctor has been recommended by trans-identified people, according…

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Chernoff Plastic Surgery and Laser Center – Carmel

map of all Medical Doctors Gregory W. Chernoff, M.D. F.R.C.S. Website: Chernoff Plastic Surgery and Laser Center 9002 North Meridian Street, Suite 205 Indianapolis, IN 46260 (317) 573-8899 This doctor has been recommended by trans-identified people. Transition-Related Services: laser hair removal, facial feminization surgeries, breast augmentation Other Care Services: laser…

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Chicago Women’s Health Center

Chicago Women's Health Center

Chicago Women’s Health Center 1025 W. Sunnyside, Suite 201 Chicago, IL 60640 Phone: (773) 935-6126 Fax: (773) 935-7145 Website: Chicago Women’s Health Center map of all Medical Doctors About our services: Some of our providers have more extensive training in trans health issues; therefore, we invite our clients to request…

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Cincinnati Children’s Transgender Health Clinic

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Cincinnati Children’s Transgender Health Clinic 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229-3026 Phone: 1-513-636-4200 Toll-Free: 1-800-344-2462 Website: Cincinnati Children’s Transgender Health Clinic Health Services for Transgender Youth: The Transgender Health Clinic at Cincinnati Children’s provides an accepting atmosphere and services for patients 5-24 years old for: Common adolescent health issues, including…

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Cosmedic Lazer Med Spa – Avon

Lazer Med Spa

Cosmedic Lazer Med Spa Deanna 10706 E. Highway 36 Avon, In 46123 Phone: 317-271-3610 Website: http://www.lazermedspa.com/ Familiar with WPATH SOC v.7?: Yes Deanna has been recommended by trans-identified people. Transition-Related Services: laser hair removal, Make up tattooing, and Make up-consulting. I am extremely comfortable with my transgender clients and treat…

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CustomMed Apothecary – Indianapolis

CustomMed Apothecary

CustomMed Apothecary 6005 W. 71st St. Indianapolis, IN 46278 Ph. (317) 803-3436 Fax (317) 803-3437 Website Services – compounding testosterone and other medications. These medications require a valid prescription from your clinician. CustomMed Apothecary, LLC is Indianapolis’ first compounding-only pharmacy located at 6005 W. 71st St, Indianapolis, IN 46278 CustomMed…

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Dr. Richard Biggerstaff – Laser Hair Removal – Indianapolis

Hairdressing & Beauty

Dr. Richard Biggerstaff Practice: Laser Hair Removal Medical Provider Address: OTOLARYNGOLOGY ASSOCIATES, LLC Northeast 8040 Clearvista Parkway Suite 340 Indianapolis, IN 46256 Phone: 317.844.7059 Phone: 800.540.2156 Website: http://www.otolaryn.com/ Type of Service Provided: Hair Removal (laser or electrolysis) Experience working with trans-identified adults?: I was a patient of this service. I…

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Dr. Sidhbh Gallagher – gender-confirming surgeries – Indianapolis

Dr. Sidhbh Gallagher, MD Doctor’s bio Indiana University Health Physicians Plastic Surgery Phone: (317) 944-3636 IU Health North Hospital 11700 N Meridian St, Carmel, IN 46032 Email: Nicole Jackson, Transgender Surgical Program Coordinator njackson4@iuhealth.org Trans-related specialties: Gender-Confirming Surgeries Other specialties: cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, peripheral nerve surgery including the surgical…

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Eskenazi Health Special Medicine – Indianapolis

map of all Medical Doctors Eskenazi Health Outpatient Care Center, 4th Floor 720 Eskenazi Ave. Indianapolis, IN 46202 Phone: (317) 880-5475 Website Trans-related Care: Endocrinology, Hormone Treatment You may need to be referred to the center by any of the satellite Eskenazi Primary Care Physician locations. This health provider has…

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Fogel, Dr. Janine – MD, CCFP, ABFM – Primary care, hormones – Indianapolis

Dr. Janine Fogel, MD, CCFP, ABFM Medical Director, Transgender Health and Wellness Program EEskenazi Health Outpatient Care Center 720 Eskenazi Ave, 5th Floor Indianapolis, IN 46202 Phone: 317-880-6029 FAX: 317 880-0467 Doctor Bio: Dr. Janine Fogel, M.D. Trans-related health care: Primary care, Hormone Replacement Therapy Are you familiar with WPATH…

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Gender Confirming Surgeries for Trans Men

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Listed are some of the surgeries that may be medically necessary or desired for trans men and gender-diverse people assigned female at birth, and the medical codes that are used for billing surgeries. Insurance companies often need to know these medical codes to ensure that they cover these healthcare options, so in planning your own healthcare needs, this may be a handy resource.

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Gender Confirming Surgeries for Trans Women

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Listed are some of the surgeries that may be medically necessary or desired for trans women and gender-diverse people assigned male at birth, and the medical codes that are used for billing surgeries. Insurance companies often need to know these medical codes to ensure that they cover these healthcare options, so in planning your own healthcare needs, this may be a handy resource.

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Gender Nexus

GenderNexus is an emerging organization in Indiana that empowers people who are gender diverse to lead authentically healthy and holistic lives by connecting them with supportive services to meet their physical, emotional, social, spiritual, intellectual, occupational, and environmental needs. Staff members of Gender Nexus are LSW, MSW, MHC and gender…

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Howard Brown Health Center – Chicago

Howard Brown Health Center

map of all Medical Doctors Howard Brown Health Center 4025 N.Sheridan Road Chicago, IL 60613 (773) 388-1600 Website: Howard Brown Health Center Aris Health by Howard Brown Health Center 3245 N. Halsted Street Chicago, IL 60657 (773) 388-1600 Howard Brown Health Center is an Informed Consent Clinic This clinic was…

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Indiana Medicaid and Transgender Healthcare

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We had a number of folks contact us about Indiana Medicaid. Among the things that trans Hoosiers were reporting to us was that they were not getting consistent information from Indiana Medicaid about whether their transition-related health care is covered under their health plans. They were being told: That hormone…

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Indiana Transgender Wellness Alliance (ITWA)

The ITWA is an alliance of public and private partners who recognize the need to advocate and educate regarding the challenges many trans-identifying persons and their families experience on the path to wellness. Website Jacqueline Patterson Executive Director PH (317) 727-1839 Jacqueline.Patterson52@yahoo.com Working with Health-Care Providers ITWA’s mission is to…

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Indy Laser Center – Carmel

map of all Medical Doctors Website: Indy Laser Center 598 W. Carmel Dr. Carmel, IN 46032 (317) 575-2737 email: info@indylasercenter.com Trans-related services: laser hair removal This service has been recommended by trans-identified people. Indy Laser Center identifies itself as trans-friendly and has been recommended by at least one trans individual.

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Informed Consent in Trans Health Care

Informed Consent

Informed Consent is a newer model of transgender healthcare that simplifies access to hormone replacement therapy for trans people. This model of health care is often done by Medical professionals in a cross-disciplinary environment (a health care center with both medical doctors and psychologists) who work with trans people to…

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Ingersoll-Scott, Nichole R. – RN, MSN, FNP-BC – Indianapolis

map of all Medical Doctors This nurse has been recommended by trans-identified people. NRI Clinic for Complementary Medicine 9135 N. Meridian St. Ste B9, Indianapolis, IN, 46260 Phone: (317) 575-1111 Transition-Related Services: Hormone Treatment Other Care Services: Holistic/Integrative Medicine Takes Insurance: Yes, but they don’t bill directly to the company,…

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IU Health Endocrinologists – Indianapolis

These providers have been recommended by trans-identified people. map of all Medical Doctors Dr. Lauren Baker, MD 317-843-0000 IU Health Bio & Contact Metabolic Endocrinology Internal Medicine General Endocrinology Trans-rlated Services: Hormone Treatment Other Care Services: Internal Medicine, Metabolic Endocrinology, Diabetes Care Takes Insurance: Yes Sliding Scale Policy for those…

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Jim Collins Foundation – Grants for gender-confirming surgeries

Jim Collins Foundation

The mission of the Jim Collins Foundation is to provide financial assistance to transgender people for gender-confirming surgeries. The Jim Collins Foundation recognizes that not every transgender person needs or wants surgery to achieve a healthy transition. But for those who do, gender-affirming surgeries are an important step in their…

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Kane, Dr. Erica – PsyD, HSPP – New Castle

Dr. Erica Kane, PsyD, HSPP Kane Loveridge Psychological Services LLC 2020 S. Memorial Dr., Suite I New Castle, IN 47362 Phone: 765-465-3387 Email: drkane@kanepsychological.com Website: http://www.kanepsychological.com Familiar with WPATH SOC v.7?: Yes Provides Referral Letters for HRT?: Yes Provides Referral Letters for Surgeries?: Yes Experience working with trans-identified persons?: I…

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Khairi, Dr. Rashid – MD – Community Physician Network – Indianapolis

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Rashid Khairi, MD Community Physician Network Diabetes and Endocrinology Care 8435 Clearvista Place, Suite 101 Indianapolis, Indiana, 46256 Phone: 317-621-1006 Community Physician Profile This physician has been recommended by trans-identified persons. Trans-related Services: Hormone Treatment Other Care Services: diabetes, thyroid disease, osteoporosis, obesity and other endocrine problems Insurance: Most insurance…

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Largest Study to Date: Transgender Hormone Treatment Safe

Via Medscape: Largest Study to Date: Transgender Hormone Treatment Safe Dated last year: June 21–24, 2014 CHICAGO — Cross-sex hormone treatment of transgender adults leads to very few long-term side effects, according to the authors of the largest study to date to examine this issue. More than 2000 patients from…

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Loveridge, Dr. Benjamin – MD – New Castle

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Dr. Benjamin Loveridge, MD Email: DrLoveridge@kanepsychological.com Website: http://www.kanepsychological.com Address: 2020 S. Memorial Dr., Suite I New Castle, IN 47362 Clinic or Practice: Kane Loveridge Psychological Services LLC Phone: 765-465-3387 Dr. Benjamin Loveridge prescribes Hormone Replacement Therapy for trans clients. Familiar with WPATH SOC v.7?: Yes Provides Referral Letters for Gender…

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Myers, Dennis – Nurse Practitioner – Evansville

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Dennis Myers, Nurse Practitioner Evansville Multi-Specialty Clinic 6200 East Columbia Street, Evansville, IN 47715, USA Phone number: (812) 475-1948 Ask specifically for Dennis; other practitioners don’t have similar experience or skills. Trans-related care: Primary care and HRT as a part of primary care Feminizing Hormones, Masculinizing Hormones Other health care:…

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Questions to ask your potential surgeon before gender-confirming surgeries

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Genital and breast/chest surgical treatments for gender dysphoria are not merely another set of elective procedures. Typical elective procedures involve only a private mutually consenting contract between a patient and a surgeon. Genital and breast/chest surgeries as medically necessary treatments for gender dysphoria are to be undertaken only after assessment…

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Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center – Indianapolis

map of all Medical Doctors Map of all Therapists & Counselors Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center 1481 West 10th Street Indianapolis, IN 46202 317-554-0000 Website Access on Facebook Access on Twitter Counseling Roudebush offers counseling, Therapy Group, Voice Therapy, Prosthetics (wigs) Referral letters for hormone treatment, legal name and…

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Roy M. Arnold, MD – Evansville

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Roy M. Arnold, MD Practice: 21st Century Healthcare 445 North Cross Pointe Blvd, Suite 140 Evansville, IN 47715 Phone: 812 402 2003 Website: http://www.21centuryhc.com Doctor’s email : drarnold@21centuryhc.com Type of Service Provided: Hormone Replacement Therapy Familiar with WPATH SOC v.7?: Yes Experience working with trans-identified adults?: Board certified internal medicine.…

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Sample Referral Letters for Hormone Therapy and Gender-Confirming Surgeries

Often insurance companies who cover hormone replacement therapy and gender-confirming surgeries require a letter from a therapist or a doctor confirming that transgender clients are able to give informed consent about the medical care they are seeking, and/or have fulfilled certain requirements needed before surgery. You may need to provide:…

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Sandra Pierce / Joy: A Total Care Salon

Joy Salon

map of all support groups Sandra Pierce Joy: A Total Care Salon 6319 East U.S. Highway 36, Ste 4-6, Avon, IN, 46123 Phone: 317-272-0377 Website: http://www.joy-makeup.com/ Services: Electrolysis, waxing, massage, permanent make-up, skin care. Great at working with people of all bodies, including people with physical disabilities and breast cancer…

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Shepard, Dr. Marguerite – MD – Indianapolis

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map of all Medical Doctors Dr. Marguerite Shepard, MD Specialty: OBGYN, Reproductive Endocrinologist IU Health Coleman Center for Women University Hospital Room 2041 550 North University Blvd. Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 Phone: 317.944.8231 for appointment This doctor has been recommended by trans-identified people. Website Bio & Contact Info Trans-related Services: Hormone…

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Stout, Dr. Julianne – MD – Lafayette

map of all Medical Doctors Dr. Julianne Stout, MD Riggs Community Health Center 2316 South Street Lafayette, IN 47904 (765) 742-1567 Website Internal Medicine, Pediatrics Trans-related Services: Hormone Treatment Other Care Services: Primary Care, Internal Medicine Familiar with WPATH Standards of Care v.7: Yes Provides Referral Letters for Gender Marker…

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Strohecker’s Specialty Pharmacy – Mail Order Pharmacy

Strohecker’s Specialty Pharmacy 2855 SW Patton Road, Suite A Portland Oregon 97201 Toll Free: (877) 252-9393 Local: (503) 222-4822 Website: Strohecker’s Pharmacy Strohecker’s Specialty Pharmacy can compound medicine and has been a trusted provider to trans men, trans women and gender-diverse persons for many years. They do online and mail…

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The Voice Clinic of Indiana – Carmel

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The Voice Clinic of Indiana 1185 West Carmel Drive, Suite D-1A Carmel, IN 46032 Phone: (317) 450-4180 Fax: (317) 324-3950 Website: www.voiceindy.com “Helping transgender patients is something we are passionate about and have created a clinical program for. We are the only voice-specific practice in Indiana, and we offer therapeutic…

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Transbucket – SRS Surgery Results Photos

Transbucket is a website where trans men, trans women and gender non-binary folks who have had transition-related surgeries (also known as sex reassignment surgery, gender reassignment surgery (GRS), genital reconstruction surgery, sex affirmation surgery, gender confirmation surgery, sex realignment surgery) can post pictures of their results, along with before pictures,…

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Transgender Health Journal

Website: Transgender Health Journal Transgender Health is the first peer-reviewed, open access journal dedicated to addressing the healthcare needs of transgender individuals throughout the lifespan and identifying gaps in knowledge as well as priority areas where policy development and research are needed to achieve healthcare equity. Transgender Health is the…

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Transgender Hoosiers and Sexual Assault Care

Statistics documenting transgender people’s experience of sexual violence indicate shockingly high levels of sexual abuse and assault. Transgender Hoosiers are all too often the targets os sexual assault, and we have heard a number of reports recently of Trans women being raped or assaulted. If you are a victim of…

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Turkle & Associates Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeons – Carmel

Turkle & Associates Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeons Janet Turkle MD Stanley Harper MD Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery 11455 N. Meridian St. Suite 150 Carmel, Indiana 46032 Website: http://www.turklemd.com/ Local: 317-848-0001 Toll free: 877-848-0001 Phases: 317-848-8101 Fax: 317-848-0002 Procedures: Laser Hair Removal in Indianapolis-Carmel

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Wallace, Dr. Christi – MD – Fort Wayne / South Whitley

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Dr. Christi Wallace, MD – Fort Wayne Parkview Health – Doctor Bio Page 4665 State Road 5 South Whitley, IN 46787 (260) 248-9980 Specialty: PPG – Family Medicine Trans-related services: Hormone Replacement Therapy for adults, Puberty blockers for trans youth Letters of referral: For change of name, transition-related surgeries This…

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Wang, Dr. Jeffery – MD – Lafayette

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map of all Medical Doctors Dr. Jeffery Wang, MD IU Health Arnett Hospital 1 Walter Scholer Drive, Lafayette, Indiana 47909 Phone: 765-448-8000 This doctor has been recommended by trans-identified people. Transition-Related Services: Hormone Replacement Therapy (initial prescription and maintenance) Other Care Services: Primary Care, Orthopedics Takes Insurance: Other flexibility for…

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World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH)

As an international multidisciplinary professional Association the mission of The World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) is to promote evidence based care, education, research, advocacy, public policy and respect in transgender health. WPATH publishes the Standards of Care and Ethical Guidelines, which articulate a professional consensus about the psychiatric,…

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Yahoo Email Group: FTM Surgery Information (female-to-male)

Yahoo Group: FTM Surgery Info

Yahoo Group: FTM Surgery Information (female-to-male) An extensive resource for info, photos, & research regarding surgery options for Female-to-Male transgender persons. FTM related surgeries discussed here are: metoidioplasty, phalloplasty, Centurion, hysterectomy, vaginectomy, salpingo-oophectomy, scrotoplasty, urethroplasty, testicular prostheses, & chest surgeries including double incision, liposuction, periareoler, keyhole, inverted anchor, etc. Members…

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YouTube Transition Videos: trans female transitions

There are a growing number of trans people who document their transition via video for their own understanding of the process. In the last several years, many have posted their videos on YouTube to help others understand the changes individuals see with hormone therapies and transition-related surgeries. Viewing videos before…

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YouTube Transition Videos: trans male transitions

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There are a growing number of trans people who document their transition via video for their own understanding of the process. In the last several years, many have posted their videos on YouTube to help others understand the changes individuals see with hormone therapies and transition-related surgeries. Viewing videos before…

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