ECMC offers specialty plastic surgery and reconstructive surgery services to meet the unique needs of Gender Affirming Surgery. Contact a Patient Navigator at (716) 898-3158 for more information.
Although we recognize the WPATH standards, we must follow the current New York State law. A person must meet the following criteria to meet medical necessity for transgender surgical procedures:
Our team serves as a portal to help you reach pre-surgical requirements established by the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) and NYS law. We will assist you in obtaining what you need to qualify for surgery. Individuals who desire surgical procedures or are in need of a behavioral health referral should contact the Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Department Nurse Navigator: Sarah Clark RN, BSN at (716) 898-3158.
Referrals are available for: Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Orchiectomy