A complete guide to the services we provide the trans and gender non-binary community. The CTMS team is a comprehensive group of providers who have expertise in primary care, hormone therapy, behavioral health support, gender-affirming surgeries, and other supportive services. The depth of the CTMS program permits our team to customize our care delivery to complement your existing care.
In female-to-male transsexuals, the operative procedures are usually performed in different stages: first the subcutaneous mastectomy which is often combined with a hysterectomy-ovarectomy endoscopically assisted. The next operative procedure consists of the genital transformation and includes a vaginectomy, a reconstruction of the horizontal part of the urethra, a scrotoplasty and a penile reconstruction usually with a radial forearm flap or an alternative. After about one year, penile erection prosthesis and testicular prostheses can be implanted when sensation has returned to the tip of the penis.
Our surgeons have together completed more than 35 years of post medical surgical training and practice, boasting some of the lowest Phalloplasty complication rates in the world. We want to provide more access to high-quality surgical care across the country that strengthens understanding, support, and acceptance for the trans community. Facebook-f Twitter Instagram Youtube.
Top Surgery is also sometimes referred to as male chest reconstruction or simply, chest surgery. Mammograms are no longer recommended after he transitions FTM. We perform gender transition surgery for patients in Atlanta and surrounding suburbs near Marietta, Cumming, Kennesaw, and Alpharetta.
Skip navigation! Story from Body. This story was originally published on July 1st,and we're bringing it to your attention again in honor of Transgender Day Of Visibility.
An estimated 1. And, today, the topic of transgender health care is more widely discussed than ever before. Despite this, lost in the shuffle between conversations about equal access to bathrooms and popular culture icons is the history of a piece of modern medicine that should no longer remain so elusive.
In OctoberEmily Kaufman, then a year-old junior at the University of Michigan, told her story of trying to join a sorority as an out trans woman to Cosmopolitan. Emily never got a bid to a Michigan sorority — but the same month her story was published, she accomplished another one of her life goals: to undergo gender confirmation surgery. A little over a year later, Emily, now a year-old senior at Michigan and a board member at Point of Pride, a non-profit that supports the trans community, is sharing her experience of what it was really like to undergo gender confirmation surgery.
Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about. At first I was giddy for the fresh start. But hormones and sex change surgery couldn't solve the underlying issues driving my gender dysphoria. A link has been sent to your friend's email address.