Dr. Loren Schechter Announced as Scientific Advisor for the International Museum of Surgical Science’s Gender Transition Exhibit

Dr. Schechter will serve as a Scientific Advisor for the museum’s upcoming gender transition exhibit. He will advise the medio-surgical content for the exhibit. Dr. Schechter was selected for this role because of his experience with gender confirmation surgery. He graduated with honors from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and went on […]

Data Shows Surge in Gender Confirmation Surgeries

According to recent data from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, gender confirmation surgeries are up almost 20% from 2015 to 2016, with more than 2,300 gender confirmation surgeries being performed in 2016. Until recently, these procedures were not easily available to prospective patients. The increase in popularity of transgender procedures has allowed for easier […]