For patients who identify as transgender or non-binary, top surgery can be a crucial step in aligning their physical body with their gender identity by altering the chest to create a more masculine or feminine appearance.
Is Top Surgery Right for Me?
Top surgery can be suitable for individuals seeking masculinization or feminization of their chest. Here are some general guidelines for considering who may be a candidate for these procedures:
- Transgender men who desire a more masculine chest appearance or transgender women who want to feminize their chest
- Non-binary individuals who desire a flatter chest and a more masculine or feminine appearance
- Individuals who experience gender dysphoria related to their chest