Gender Affirming Surgery

Our experienced team provides comprehensive care to transgender and gender nonconforming individuals. We work with you to understand your goals and create a personalized care plan for you. Our team works closely with experts in other medical disciplines, including psychiatry, urology and endocrinology, to ensure that you receive the comprehensive care you need.

Conditions We Treat

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    Gender dysphoria

Meet Your Care Team

Salam H. Alkassis
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4.8

Salam H. AlkassisMD

    Acute and Reconstructive Burn Surgery, Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, Gender Affirmation Surgery, Migraine and Occipital Neuralgia Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Julian S. Winocour
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4.8

Julian S. WinocourMD

    Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Health, Plastic Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Reconstructive Microsurgery, Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, Transgender Health
Kent K. Higdon
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4.9

Kent K. HigdonMD

    Aesthetics, Breast Reconstructive Surgery, Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Post Cancer Reconstructive Surgery, Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Shayne S. Taylor
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4.9

Shayne S. TaylorMD

    Adolescent LGBT Health, Adolescent and Young Adult Health, Contraception, General LGBT Health, Internal Medicine, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Health, Pediatric General Pediatrics
Melissa R. Kaufman
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4.7

Melissa R. KaufmanMD, PhD, FACS

    Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery, Pelvic Floor Reconstructive Surgery, Urethral Strictures, Urinary Incontinence, Urodynamics, Urology
Roger R. Dmochowski
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4.7

Roger R. DmochowskiMD, MMHC, FACS

    Female Pelvic Medicine, Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery, Neurogenic Bladder, Pelvic Floor Reconstructive Surgery, Urinary Incontinence, Urology
Michael F. Caucci
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4.7

Michael F. CaucciMD

    Addictions or Substance Abuse or Substance Dependence, Depression, Psychiatry
Jennifer Najjar Leeper
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4.9

Jennifer Najjar LeeperMD

    Adrenal Disorders, Diabetes Mellitus: Type 1, Type 2, MODY, CF-Related, Neonatal, General LGBT Health, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Health, Pediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology, Pediatric Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Pubertal Disorders: Precocious and Delayed

Why Choose Gender Affirming Surgery at Vanderbilt

  • Knowledge and experience in surgery

    Our surgeons have extensive experience performing a wide range of complex surgeries. Their experience translates into the best possible care and outcome for you.

  • Coordinated care

    Our doctors work closely with experts in other medical disciplines to create a care plan that meets your individual needs. We also work with your primary care doctor to review your records and coordinate any advanced care you may need.

  • Personalized care

    We tailor your treatment plan to meet your unique needs and health goals. We help you navigate your treatment options to ensure that you receive the best possible care.

  • Telehealth

    We can offer specialty care through a simple video consult with your doctor. This means you have access to a Vanderbilt specialist, close to home.

Tests, Treatments and Services

We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services, including:

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    Bottom surgery
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    Facial procedures (feminization, masculinization)
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    Top surgery (breast augmentation, FTM)

Locations (2)

1301 Medical Center Drive, Suite 3701
Nashville, TN 37232
343 Franklin Road, Suite 108
Nashville, TN 37027