Sex Reassignment Surgery (SRS)
Results of SRS and Postop Care
SRS in Scottsdale, Arizona with Dr. Meltzer
SRS in Montreal, Quebec with Drs. Brassard and Menard
SRS in Trinidad, Colorado with Dr. Bowers
SRS in Bangkok, Thailand with Dr. Preecha
SRS in Bangkok, Thailand with Dr. Chettawut
SRS in Bangkok, Thailand with Dr. Pichet
SRS in Chonburi, Thailand with Dr. Suporn
SRS in Phuket, Thailand with Dr. Sanguan
SRS in the U.K. (various surgeons)
SRS in Other Locations (various surgeons)
RESULTS OF SRS AND POSTOP CARE
Vaginoplasty Results: Drs. Bellringer, Bowers, Brassard, Ceber, Chettawut, Futrell, Hickerson, Kanhai, Liedl, Meltzer, Menard, Pichet, Preecha, Ruch, Sanguan, Terry, Thomas, and van Onselen
Photographs of postoperative surgical results from 18 SRS surgeons. There is also a photo of a natal female vulva for comparison. I have included a brief description and comment for each photograph.
Notes on Genital Dimensions
Information to help transwomen decide how much vaginal depth they are likely to achieve, and how much they need.
WEB Link: Zen and the Art of PostOperative Maintenance
A practical guide to postoperative care. Contents by The XX Club, Inc.
SRS IN SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA WITH DR. MELTZER
Dr. Toby Meltzer Performs SRS
A description of Dr. Meltzer's vaginoplasty technique, illustrated with photographs taken in the operating room.
Dr. Toby Meltzer Performs Labiaplasty
A detailed description of Dr. Meltzer's labiaplasty technique, including photographs taken in the operating room and two photographs showing the final result, ten months postoperatively.
SRS in a Patient Homozygous for Factor V Leiden
Teri successfully underwent SRS with Dr. Meltzer despite having an abnormal clotting factor that greatly increased her risk of deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism.
Dr. Toby Meltzer: Vaginoplasty Results
Examples of surgical results from Dr. Meltzer.
WEB LINK: Toby R. Meltzer, M.D.: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Dr. Meltzer's web page describes his services. There is a specific section devoted to MTF SRS, as well other useful information.
SRS IN MONTREAL, QUEBEC WITH DRS. BRASSARD AND MENARD
Dr. Pierre Brassard: Vaginoplasty Results
Examples of surgical results from Dr. Brassard.
Dr. Yvon Menard: Vaginoplasty Results
Examples of surgical results from Dr. Menard.
WEB LINK: Gender Reassignment Surgery in Montreal
Drs. Yvon Menard and Pierre Brassard's web page describing their service.
SRS IN TRINIDAD, COLORADO WITH DR. BOWERS
Dr. Marci Bowers: Vaginoplasty Results
Examples of surgical results from Dr. Bowers.
WEB LINK: Marci L. Bowers, M.D. - Genital Reassignment Surgery
Dr. Bowers' pages devoted to SRS include some photos of her results.
SRS IN LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA WITH DR. ALTER
My SRS Experience with Dr. Gary Alter
Rachel provides a diary of her surgery with Dr. Alter in June, 2000. She also describes the diagnosis and treatment of a deep vein thrombosis (DVT) she experienced, two months after her operation.
WEB LINK: Male to Female Gender Reassignment: Gary Alter, M.D.
A description of the SRS technique used by
, a Los Angeles urologist and plastic surgeon . Excellent surgical pictures are available at this site.
SRS IN BANGKOK, THAILAND WITH DR. PREECHA
Dr. Preecha Tiewtranon: Vaginoplasty Results
Examples of surgical results from Dr. Preecha.
GRS with Dr. Preecha at Bangkok Nursing Home Hospital
Sara describes her favorable experience with Dr. Preecha.
SRS with Dr. Preecha: A Cautionary Tale
Rikki discusses her less-than-satisfactory experience with Dr. Preecha in August 2001.
WEB LINK: Preecha Aesthetic Institute (PAI)
Dr. Preecha's new site features procedure descriptions, testimonials, and links to patient narratives.
SRS IN BANGKOK, THAILAND WITH DR. CHETTAWUT
Dr. Chettawut Tulayaphanich: Vaginoplasty Results
Examples of surgical results from Dr. Chettawut.
Surgery with Dr. Chettawut in Bangkok, January 2003
Shauna Ford describes her positive experience.
Surgery with Dr. Chettawut in Bangkok, May 2002
Jo Anne's narrative is a detailed description of surgery with Dr. Chettawut.
WEB LINK: Dr. Chettawut Tulayaphanich: Cosmetic and Sex Reassignment Surgery in Thailand
Dr. Chettawut's site provides a thorough discussion of his procedures, including possible complications.
SRS IN BANGKOK, THAILAND WITH DR. PICHET
Dr. Pichet Rodchareon: Vaginoplasty Results
Examples of surgical results from Dr. Pichet.
Surgery with Dr. Pichet in Bangkok
Lynn's account describes her experience with Dr. Pichet.
Primary Colon Vaginoplasty with Dr. Pichet
Leslie’s experience with colon segment vaginoplasty was positive.
Five Positive Reports About Dr. Pichet
Five of Dr. Pichet's patients relate their positive experiences, in response to the negative reports by Elizabeth and Claire, below.
Dissatisfaction With Dr. Pichet
Two other patients add their comments to those of Elizabeth and Claire, who reported unhappiness and significant complications after SRS with Dr. Pichet in February 2003.
WEB LINK: Aesthetic Plastic Surgery by Dr. Pichet Rodchareon
Dr. Pichet performs SRS and other feminizing surgery in Bangkok; his commercial site provides details.
SRS IN CHONBURI, THAILAND WITH DR. SUPORN
WEB LINK: The Suporn Clinic (Dr. Suporn Watanyusakul)
Dr. Suporn's web site describes his clinic and services, including sex reassignment surgery and facial feminization surgery.
SRS IN PHUKET, THAILAND WITH DR. SANGUAN
Dr. Sanguan Kunaporn: Vaginoplasty Results
Examples of surgical results from Dr. Sanguan.
Phuket Experience, July 2003
Susan discusses her SRS experience, which included a significant hemorrhage that resulted in the loss of her vaginal skin graft.
WEB LINK: Phuket Plastic Surgery Center, Thailand
Dr. Sanguan's commercial site describes his clinic and services, and offers examples of his MtF surgical results.
SRS IN THE U.K. (VARIOUS SURGEONS)
Mr. James Bellringer: Vaginoplasty Results
Examples of surgical results from Mr. Bellringer.
GRS with Mr. James Bellringer, Charing Cross Hospital, January 2004
The author provides a detailed account of her recent experience at Charing Cross.
Mr. Bellringer's Revision of a 1994 Vaginoplasty by Dr. Seghers
Includes a narrative by the patient and three postoperative photos.
Mr. Phillip Thomas: Vaginoplasty Results
Examples of surgical results from Mr. Thomas, who also works at Charing Cross in London.
Mr. Timothy Terry: Vaginoplasty Results
Examples of surgical results from Mr. Terry.
SRS IN OTHER LOCATIONS (VARIOUS SURGEONS)
My Nightmare Trip to Thailand: GRS with Dr. Ruch Wongtrungkapon
Gerry was unhappy with her experience in March 2004.
Dr. William Futrell: Vaginoplasty Results
Examples of surgical results from this Pittsburgh surgeon.
Mr. Simon Ceber: Vaginoplasty Results
Examples of surgical results from this Australian surgeon.
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