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Dr. Joel Beck

Offering FTM Top Surgery In San Francisco Since 2003

Dr. Joel Beck, MD, FACS is a board certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon who has been offering FTM Top Surgery in the San Francisco Bay Area since 2003.

Dr. Beck is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and a member of several professional associations, including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH.)

Dr. Beck regularly presents at transgender conferences across the United States, including First Event, Southern Comfort, and Gender Odyssey.

Dr. Beck is very skilled at performing FTM Top Surgery. He also offers trans men other masculinizing procedures: Male Body Sculpting, Facial Masculinization Surgery (FMS) and Hair Grafting.

The cost of Top Surgery with Dr. Beck is $8500 - $9500. Exact pricing can only be determined following a consultation. Dr. Beck accepts cash, checks, credit cards and medical financing via Prosper Healthcare Lending, CareCredit and United Medical Credit. Dr. Beck's staff can also provide insurance assistance with Health Net, Blue Cross, Blue Shield, Cigna and Aetna, and others. Dr. Beck works with some Managed Medi-Cal plans and will submit prior authorization for most PPO plans. Dr. Beck does not accept Medicare.

Surgery Requirements
Dr. Beck follows WPATH guidelines for surgery. You will require one letter from a mental health provider, plus one letter from a hormone provider if you are using insurance to cover your Top Surgery. Dr. Beck will perform Top Surgery on minors with parental consent.

Consultations with Dr. Beck
Dr. Beck is available for phone, Skype video or in-office consultations. There is no cost for the consultation. Book your consultation here. Dr. Beck's wait list for surgery dates is 2 months.

Have questions? Ask Dr. Beck here.


Dr. Joel Beck, MD, FACS
Bay Area Aesthetic Surgery

1241 E. Hillsdale Blvd., Suite 190
Foster City, CA, 94404
Phone: 650-570-6066


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