Medical Resources

World Professional Association of Transgender Health- Standards of Care, version 7 (WPATH‘s) Standards of Care

Endocrine Society-Clinical practice guidelines- summary here- Endocrine Treatment of Gender Dysphoric Persons and full reference here.

American Academy of Pediatricians- Ensuring Comprehensive Care of Transgender and Gender Diverse Children and Adolescents (2018)

Blackwell Foundation Athens Trans Resource Guide

Georgia Trans Resource Guide from Georgia Equality

Center for Excellence for Transgender Health- Primary Guidelines

Hormone therapy for transgender patients (2016)

Physiological response to Gender affirming hormones (2018)

Informed consent for Testosterone hormone therapy

Masculinizing Hormones and Feminizing Hormones and Puberty Blockers from the Seattle Children’s Hospital- Gender Clinic

Introduction of Female to Male Hormones and Introduction to Male to Female Hormones  (Youtube)

Dr. Maddie Deutsch, MD, Director of Clinical Services and Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of California – San Francisco’s Center of Excellence for Transgender Health discusses hormone therapy

Gender Odyssey videos on Facebook

Health Initiative: Georgia’s Voice for LGBT Health – The Health Initiative is dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of Georgia’s LGBTQ community through education, support, access to care and advocacy. We work directly with LGBTQ Georgians and LGBTQ-friendly providers.

Pediatricians:

Piedmont Physicians Pediatrics at Oconee Health Campus in Watkinsville

Dr. Gloria Chu, Dr. Gena Alexander-Albert, Dr. Katherine Blackmon,          Dr. James Patrick Morrison, Dr. Carolina Hsu

Gender Affirming Hormone Treatment: 

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta- Department of Endocrinology – Dr. Leonidas Panagiotakopoulos

Queer Med– Dr. Izzy Lowell

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