gender-affirming procedures

‘You have to do what makes you whole and what makes you happy,’ says patient Alice Resnick

By uclahealth • June 30, 2021

Challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic separated many from quality, affirming care and life-changing procedures

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • June 2, 2021
For transgender or gender-diverse patients, receiving routine or specialty medical care can be challenging. When transgender patients seek care, they may face obstacles such as:
  • Misunderstanding by the medical community about transgender issues
  • Refusal of care by a medical professional
  • Questions about their gender that are unrelated to the medical [...]
By uclahealth • January 30, 2018