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Some transgender people opt to have surgery so that their bodies more fully match their identities, while others do not desire or cannot afford surgery.
Both the transgender and medical communities strongly believe that transgender people do not need to undergo gender-affirming surgery to socially transition.
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is an umbrella term for a diverse group of people—such as trans women (male-to-female) and trans men (female-to-male), genderqueer individuals, and many others—whose gender identity or expression differs from societal expectations of how they should look, act, or identify based on the sex they were assigned at birth.
Often, a primary care physician and/or endocrinologist manage their care.Transgender Center for Excellence The goal of the University of California San Francisco Transgender Center for Excellence is to improve the overall health and well-being of transgender individuals by developing and implementing programs in response to community-identified needs.They include community perspectives by actively engaging a national advisory body of 14 transgender identified leaders from throughout the country.Transgender people face numerous health disparities as well as stigma, discrimination, and lack of access to quality care.Some health disparities include an increased risk of HIV infection, especially among transgender women of color, and lower likelihood of preventive cancer screenings in transgender men. inclusive intake form created by the Fenway Institute.