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FTM Top Surgery Guide

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FTM Top SurgeryFTM Top Surgery is a gender reassignment procedure for transsexual men that creates a masculine chest. Top Surgery involves breast removal (Subcutaneous Mastectomy) and male chest contouring, and can also include free nipple grafts, or nipple/areola resizing and repositioning.

Top Surgery is the most commonly performed gender reassignment surgery for FTM transsexuals. Top Surgery allows a trans man to live more comfortably, improving psychological and social functioning, and it may be the only surgical step that he takes in his transition.

The different types of Top Surgery include Buttonhole Technique, Double Incision (DI), Inverted-T or T-Anchor, Keyhole and Peri Areolar.

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NEW BOOK! Top Surgery: Unbound

Top Surgery BookHave you ever wished you could find a book that would guide you through the process of getting Top Surgery? Now that book exists.

Is This The End of Free Nipple Grafts?

Buttonhole Technique Top SurgeryDr. Hope Sherie has developed a new technique for FTM chest reconstruction that prioritizes nipple-areola size, positioning, sensation and pigmentation, while avoiding extra incisions and free nipple grafts.

Post-Surgical Drains: Are They Really Necessary?

FTM Top Surgery DrainsPost-surgical drains can be one of the most frustrating and irritating parts of recovering from Top Surgery. Are drains really necessary? Features expert commentary by Dr. Scott Mosser, a board-certified Surgeon who specializes in FTM Top Surgery.

FTM Top Surgery & Sensation: What You Need To Know

FTM Top Surgery SensationConcerned about loss of sensation? Or just wondering about how your new chest will feel? Learn more about sensation, breast anatomy and what kind of sensation to expect after Top Surgery in this first-of-its-kind primer.

Dr. Kathy Rumer

Dr. Kathy Rumer

Over 150 FTM Top Surgeries performed a year, based in the Philadelphia area.

Dr. Josef Hadeed - FTM Top Surgery Los Angeles

Dr. Josef Hadeed

Board certified, FACS, Duke University-trained Surgeon, Los Angeles, California.

Dr. Joel Beck

Dr. Joel Beck

FTM Top Surgery in the San Francisco Bay Area since 2003.

Dr. Clifford King

Dr. Clifford King

FTM Top Surgery in Wisconsin and throughout the Midwest.

Dr. Eric Emerson, Gastonia NC

Dr. Eric Emerson

Over 18 years experience specializing in breast surgery, board certified.

Dr. Gregory Swank - FTM Top Surgery North Carolina

Dr. Gregory Swank

Board certified, FACS, Duke University-trained Surgeon, Greater Charlotte area.

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