Hormone therapy consultations are provided by Dr. Maddie Deutsch, MD, MPH (she/her) the Medical Director of UCSF Transgender Care, a Professor of Clinical Family & Community Medicine, and an internationally recognized expert in gender affirming health care, Dr. Steven "Stef" Nguyen, MD (they/them), a UCSF Assistant Clinical Professor of Family & Community Medicine with special training in gender affirming health care, and Dr. Abby Cobb-Walch, MD, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and an adult and pediatric endocrinologist. Patients can be seen only for hormone therapy and consultation, or in conjunction with receiving primary care. In many cases, visits can be conducted using video visits / telemedicine. It is strongly advised that all patients being seen in our clinic for hormone therapy management only have an outside primary care provider; in the case of co-existing health issues, patients may be required to establish a primary care relationship either with an outside medical provider, or with one of our providers.
Dr. Deutsch offers the placement of testosterone pellets in the office.
Information about hormone therapy