Frequently Asked Questions

UW Health Gender Services Contact Information

(608) 263-7502
(800) 323-8942


Related Resources

World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH)

What standards of care does UW Health follow for transgender healthcare?

UW Health follows the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) standards of care.  


Do I have to be a UW Health patient to receive gender services?

No. UW Health accepts external clients. Please contact us at (800) 323-8942 for additional information.


How much does surgery cost?


UW Health fees are comparable to other surgery centers in the United States. Actual surgery prices will be given following the initial consultation.


Will my insurance cover any of the gender reassignment surgeries?

Clients interested in using insurance to pay for gender surgery should thoroughly investigate their options prior to making a commitment for surgery. We have pricing available for self-pay patients without insurance coverage.


Are gender surgery consultations free?


These consultations are deemed medically necessary and will be billed to your insurer. As required by law, you will be responsible for any balance due after insurance pays.


Questions about:


Breast Augmentation

Facial Feminization

Hysterectomy, oophorectomy, vaginectomy


Phalloplasty and scrotoplasty

Trach shave

Top Surgery/Gender Mastectomy


Voice/Pitch Surgery

Zero Depth Vaginoplasty