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Transgender Healthcare in Pittsburgh, PA

Gender-Affirming Care

Welcome to Allies for Health + Wellbeing in Pittsburgh, PA, where we provide compassionate gender-affirming care, including hormone replacement therapy (HRT). We understand the importance of supporting individuals on their gender journey, and our dedicated team is here to offer full-person, holistic care that addresses not only physical health but also mental, emotional, and social wellbeing.

At Allies, we pride ourselves on creating a safe, non-judgmental environment that embraces diversity and inclusivity. We are LGBTQIA+ friendly and committed to serving people of color. Our healthcare professionals are trained in culturally competent care to ensure that all individuals receive the support they need.

Allies services are usually free and always confidential. Whether you’re considering starting HRT or seeking ongoing care, Allies for Health + Wellbeing is here to guide you every step of the way. We believe in empowering individuals to live authentically and providing the resources necessary for their overall wellbeing. Join us and experience personalized, affirming care that celebrates your unique identity.

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Competent Transgender Healthcare

Our gender-affirming care at Allies for Health + Wellbeing in Pittsburgh, PA goes beyond providing medical treatments. We offer a range of services to support individuals in their gender journey. 

Key components of our gender-affirming care include:

  • Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT): We’re experienced in providing hormone therapy for individuals seeking to align their physical characteristics more closely with their gender identity. We provide personalized treatment plans tailored to each individual's unique needs, ensuring safe and effective hormone therapy.
  • Referrals for Gender-Affirming Surgery: We understand that gender-affirming surgery plays an essential role in the transition process for many individuals. Our team is dedicated to assisting patients by providing referrals to trusted surgeons who specialize in gender-affirming procedures. We work closely with these specialists to ensure continuity of care and provide support throughout the surgical journey.

At Allies for Health + Wellbeing, we are committed to empowering individuals and providing comprehensive gender-affirming care. Contact us today to learn more about our services and how we can support you on your path to living authentically.

Gynecological care for every body

Routine gynecology services

Routine gynecological care is important - even for transgender individuals - for several reasons:

  • Early Detection of Health Issues: Routine exams, including breast/chest and pelvic exams, can help detect abnormalities or signs of diseases such as cervical cancer, ovarian cysts, or sexually transmitted infections at an early stage, when they’re easier to treat.
  • Preventative Care: Routine gynecological care plays an important role in maintaining overall health. It provides an opportunity to monitor changes in your body, identify risk factors, and receive guidance on reducing the risk of certain health conditions.
  • Personalized Healthcare: Regular visits to a gynecologist allow for open and honest discussions about reproductive health concerns, unusual periods, sexual health, family planning, and fertility. Gynecologists can provide personalized advice, address questions, and offer appropriate screenings or tests based on your needs.

When you receive routine gynecological care from doctors who understand your needs as a person of trans experience, you can take control of your reproductive health, detect potential problems early, and maintain your overall wellbeing.

Frequently Asked Questions

I’m trans, but I’m not sure if I’m ready for medical transition. Can you help me?

At Allies, we’re here to provide support and guidance, no matter what stage of transition you are in. Our team has a deep understanding of gender identity and transition-related issues, so we can help you explore your options and make an informed decision about the best option for you. We also offer counseling services to help you process any emotional or mental health issues that may arise during the transition process.

I’ve heard that HRT comes with many side effects. Is this true?

While it is true that hormone replacement therapy (HRT) may cause some side effects, our medical team will discuss the potential risks and benefits of HRT with you before beginning treatment. Many of these effects are manageable, and our team can also help you develop a plan for mitigating unwanted effects that may arise during the course of your treatment.

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