Loren S. Schechter, M.D. Plastic Surgery’s Dr. Loren Schechter has an article published in the inaugural issue of Transgender Health. This medical publication is the first peer-reviewed, open access journal devoted to addressing the comprehensive healthcare needs of the transgender community. Transgender Health features works that discuss transgender issues occurring at the intersection of healthcare, research, policy, and culture.
Dr. Schechter’s article – titled “Gender Confirmation Surgery: An Update for the Primary Care Provider” – provides a thorough overview of a plastic surgeon’s role in the process of helping transgender individuals realize their true selves. This article also discusses various gender confirmation surgical options and surgeries.
Read the article here: