Archive for December, 2019

Stopping the Pain

All living things like pleasure and dislike pain. As doctors we take an oath to reduce suffering in our patients. Q: If you want to help someone who is suffering what’s the first thing you need to do? A: Know where it hurts. You need to know what bothers a patient so you can start […]

Do You Need X-rays before Facial Feminization Surgery (FFS)?

Do you need X-rays or a CT scan (Cat Scan) before facial bone contouring? The answer may surprise you. The truth is that in most cases you do not! Now you may say, “It’s bone surgery. Don’t you need to see where the sinus is? Don’t you need to see my anatomy?” Well, we can […]

With one life to live, being who you want to be!

Advice is cheap and everybody’s got some to give. Ask a friend, relative, or stranger about anything and they’ll all have an opinion on what you should do. Likely, the advice will be contradictory so you leave with less clarity than before your inquiries. Advice can be helpful, mentoring can be valuable, guidance can be […]