Transgender Care Specialist

Emilio Juncosa, MD, FACOG

Gynecology located in Pembroke Pines, FL

When it comes to transgender care, Emilio Juncosa, MD, FACOG and his friendly, experienced medical team, treats every patient as a unique individual deserving of top-quality personalized care. In Pembroke Pines, Florida, the team provides exams and testing, hormone replacement therapy, patient education on healthy lifestyle changes, and other valuable services. They are knowledgeable about transgender care and renowned for their compassion. Call Emilio Juncosa, MD, FACOG or book online today.

Transgender Care Q & A

What is transgender care?

Transgender care refers to health care for transgender patients. Transgender patients are people who were assigned a gender or sex at birth that differs from their gender identity or gender expression.

What does transgender care involve?

Transgender care can involve several treatments or services. Some transgender people seek professional medical assistance to transition from one sex to another. For example, transgender men have unique health care needs that can only specialists like those at Emilio Juncosa, MD, FACOG, can properly address.

Many transgender men who are born female at birth still have female organs and need the same care as many women for specific and general gynecologic issues. Many transgender men also decide to have a hysterectomy to remove the uterus and assist with gender transition.

Transgender patients often choose hormone therapy to assist in the transition process and feminize or masculinize the body.

Transgender patients also benefit from checkups, screenings, STD testing, and other preventive care methods. Emilio Juncosa, MD, FACOG can also discuss fertility, reproductive health, and sexual wellness. For example, with a transgender male, the team might still suggest screening for breast cancer and cervical cancer, unless the removal of the cervix or mastectomy has occurred.

The team also provides educational material on transgender care and can offer anti-anxiety medication in some cases if you’re feeling severe anxiety regarding an upcoming exam.

Emilio Juncosa, MD, FACOG, also provides surgeries and treatments for heavy or irregular pelvic pain and other gynecologic problems in transgender individuals.

What are the benefits of transgender care?

The right transgender care from a qualified and experienced professional team like that at Emilio Juncosa, MD, can help you protect and improve your general health. If you’re going through a transition to a different gender, the team can provide you with confidential and empathic, valuable medical support.

The team at Emilio Juncosa, MD, FACOG, is highly experienced and knowledgeable with transgender care and can help you to relieve any anxiety or fears you might have surrounding your medical care or your transition.

They take the time to explain any medical treatments or procedures, answer your questions, and address your concerns. The team makes sure you feel comfortable and relaxed and receive the individualized care you deserve.

In addition to the office nondiscrimination policy, Emilio Juncosa, MD, FACOG, works hard to provide a transgender-friendly environment.

If you’d like to learn more about transgender care or book an appointment, click or call Emilio Juncosa, MD, FACOG, today.