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