The goal of gender confirming procedures is to change an individual’s outward appearance and presentation to better align with their gender identity. Procedures can be either masculinizing of feminizing. We will carefully review your goals and discuss which procedures would be the best to help you achieve them.
Whether on the phone or in person, it is a common and frustrating problem to have so many masculine vocal features that a person is mis-gendered. A feminine voice is more than just a high pitched voice. Feminie voices differ from masculine voices in the way they vary their pitch, the direction of pitch variation at the end of sentences, their cadence, breath use, and…Read More
Hormone therapy can help to redistribute body fat to create a more feminine figure, but for many patients the changes achieved are minimal. For other patients hormone therapy may not be an option because of side effects, medical contraindications, or personal choice. It also depends on your starting point - some patients see significant changes with hormone therapy and still feel that they have a…Read More
Hormone therapy can induce the growth of significant breast tissue in some patients, but in others the changes can be disappointing. Breast augmentation can help those patients achieve more feminine features. Most commonly breast augmentation is performed with implants, but it can be done with fat grafting in select patients who desire a less significant increase in volume. There are some unique factors that must…Read More
Facial Feminization Surgery (FFS) or Gender Confirming Facial Surgery (GCFS) are terms that is used to refer to a series of procedures that correct the most common masculinizing features of a face. Exactly what procedures this includes will vary from one patient to another, but there are several core procedures that are most often included. In reality, most cosmetic procedures are aimed at creating a…Read More