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Welcome to Your New Beginning

Palmetto General Hospital is one of the few hospitals in the United States that offer all-inclusive gender confirmation surgeries for both males and females. Request an appointment with us and experience how the healthcare experts and staff at Palmetto can help on your journey to a new beginning.

Our Expertise

Providing top-grade, safe and compassionate care to our patients remains our top priority. Our surgeons, healthcare professionals and administrative staff safely conduct and process gender confirmation procedures, keeping in mind the guidelines set by the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) for gender transitions.

Insurance Coverage and Financing

Your health insurance provider can help you determine if gender confirmation surgery is covered.

Gender Confirmation Procedures

We offer a variety of procedures to support you on this journey, including:

Male to Female

  • Body Contouring
    • Gluteal Enhancement
    • Liposuction/Liposculpture
    • Silicone Removal
  • Chest/Breast Enhancement
  • Facial Feminization Surgery (FFS)
    • Forehead Reduction/Contouring
    • Jawline/Chin Contouring
    • Rhinoplasty
    • Thyroid Cartilage Reduction (Adam’s Apple)
    • Voice Surgery
  • Genitalia Surgery
    • Clitoroplasty
    • Labiaplasty
    • Orchiectomy
    • Vaginoplasty
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
    • Estrogen Therapy
    • Anti-Androgen Therapy

Learn more about Male to Female Gender Confirmation Surgery.

Female to Male

  • Chest Masculinization
  • FTM Genitalia Surgery
    • Hysterectomy and Oophorectomy (removal of reproductive organs)
    • Metoidplasty (construction of neo-penis)
    • Phalloplasty
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy

Learn more about Female to Male Gender Confirmation Surgery.

Post-Surgery Care

After surgery, you will be assigned to a post-surgical unit for recovery.

Request a Surgeon Appointment

Born Under Different Name and Different Body

Vinna's Gender Confirmation Surgery Story