Overview

The Transgender Health Program at University of Utah is a multidisciplinary team committed to providing patients with compassionate, coordinated care in all aspects of a patient’s journey.  Our core leadership team meets on a monthly basis to ensure the success of our program.  This is supplemented with a bi-annual meeting where all Transgender Health Program providers and staff participate to share thought leadership ideas and improvements.

Our mission is to:

  1. Engage in research to advance knowledge and well-being for the care of gender diverse individuals
  2. Educate providers, trainees, and the public on the needs and health of gender diverse individuals

We are committed to providing comprehensive, compassionate, whole-person care for gender nonconforming individuals in a safe and supportive environment and in accordance with the recommendations of numerous professional organizations, including (but not limited to):

  • American Medical Association
  • American Nurses Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • The Endocrine Society
  • American Psychological Association
  • American Psychiatric Association
  • National Association of Social Workers
  • American Speech Language Hearing Association
  • World Professional Association for Transgender Health
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Urologic Association
  • American Academy of Family Physicians

Services Include:

Surgical:

  • Masculinizing procedures
    • Hysterectomy
    • Top Surgery
    • Metoidoplasty
    • Phalloplasty
  • Feminizing procedures
    • Orchiectomy
    • Tracheal shave
    • Breast augmentation
    • Facial feminization 
    • Vaginoplasty and vulvoplasty

Medical:

  • Primary care
  • Hormone therapy
  • HIV PrEP
  • Contraception
  • Fertility
  • Behavorial health
  • Voice therapy
  • Laser hair reduction
  • Adolescent Gender Management and Support Clinic
  • Obstetrics/Gynecology
  • Physical Therapy

Latest News

research
Apr 30, 2020

Curricular Approaches to Transgender Health in Physician Assistant Education

According to the Williams Institute, 1.4 million U.S. adults identify as transgender. Many experience health care disparities. Professional organizations call for medical education to improve transgender care, but what curricula are being delivered is unknown. The goal of this study was to conduct the first comprehensive, national survey of transgender health care curricula in physician assistant (PA) education.... Read More

Surgery

Welcome from Our Medical Director

cori agarwal

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