Category Archives: Male to Female Surgery

(FAQ) Rokitansky syndrome need vaginal depth | Dr. Reed | The Reed Centre

Dr. Reed, I’ve been told I have congenital absence of the upper portion of my vagina and uterus secondary to the Rokitansky syndrome.  My depth is only about 2 inches.  What would you suggest to enhance my vaginal depth? Clara

Dear Clara,

The Rokitansky syndrome also known as the Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser syndrome (MRKH), relates to failure of the Mullerian duct to develop, resulting in a missing uterus and variable degrees of proximal vaginal hypoplasia or agensesis.  Because your vagina may in part be intraperitoneal (inside the abdominal cavity) I would propose a colonic extension .  In this procedure a portion of your sigmoid colon is sequestered as a segment and attached to an opened top portion of your vagina.

For vaginal atresia occurring in MTF patients we have employed and written about out non-grafted approach.  his spares the need for colon surgery.

Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2015 Oct;39(5):733-44. doi: 10.1007/s00266-015-0523-7. Epub 2015 Jul 11.

Non-grafted Vaginal Depth Augmentation for Transgender Atresia, Our experience and Survey of Related Procedures.

Please visit our web-site for s of our MTF vaginoplasty results.

Harold M. Reed, M.D.
The Reed Centre for Transgender Surgery | Miami


Need Financial Help for MTF (male to female) Vaginoplasty

Dr. Reed,  Need financial assistance for MTF vaginoplasty.  Work for a home improvement store chain, basically stocking. While they are very tolerant of my transgender situation, the salary is marginal.  Is there anything special you can do?  Sabrina Dear Sabrina, If you cannot afford transgender surgery, we may be able to help.  Please call Anne…Continue Reading

Should I have hair removal (laser or electrolysis) before MTF sex change vaginoplasty?

Dr. Reed,  Seeking guidance on MTF vaginoplasty electrolysis.   I live in Minnesota and have difficulty finding someone who will do below the waist hair removal. I know you feel this is important.  If you can send me a diagram, That could be helpful.  If not, should I make a special trip out to you…Continue Reading

Transsexual MTF Vaginoplasty promotion

Dear Dr. Reed, Heard you had transsexual vaginoplasty promotion called the first 16 on 2016.  Will you be doing something similar this year?  Affordable vaginoplasty? Saw your transgender before and after photos on  Have been living as a woman for 6 years and believe me, I’m ready.  Are you doing one or 2 stage…Continue Reading

Vaginal Depth Concerns in Male to Female Sex Change Surgery

Dr. Reed, Can you do a scrotal graft for greater vaginal depth?  How much extra will that cost?  Grace Dear Grace,  Thank you for your interest in our male to female surgery procedures.  Our primary approach is to invert penile skin because there is a smooth transition and the erogenous penile nerves are left intact.…Continue Reading

For Male to Female Surgery, need consultation

Dear Dr. Reed, Would like to set up an initial consultation by phone for male to female surgery.  I have seen your male to female surgery pictures before and after.  Your web-site is recommended to me by my therapist as well as a friend in Portland you have done. Would like to come to…Continue Reading

How soon can I schedule in for Male to Female Surgery

Dear Dr. Reed,  Have seen your male to female surgery pictures before and after and although I live in Georgia would be willing to come to Miami even as early as December if you have an opening.  Have reviewed your gender reassignment surgery pictures on srsMiami and feel comfortable with this decision.  I have received 2 letter…Continue Reading

Been on hormones for 15 years, am MTF transgender , what what are the out of pocket expenses

I’ve been on hormone therapy for nearly 15 yrs. I’m a nurse and live and work as a female. My name was legally changed 8 yrs ago. Specific_Questions: I received the two required letters a few years ago but ran into a financial set back. Are those letters still good or do I need to…Continue Reading

Male to female surgery inquiry from California

I am seeking male to female surgery and have seen your gender reassignment pictures before and after on  I have been on hormones for 4 years and living full time for 3 years. I have completed my WPATH requirements. Specific_Questions: I am looking for just SRS, and my therapist in California says you specialize…Continue Reading

SRS MTF Grant program

Dr. Reed, Please forward info on your SRS grant program. I read about it on one of the yahoo lists and I’m intrigued. I am 53 years old, Hormones and RLT since Jan 2001. I changed my name in 1996 and all of my documentation is correct and up to date. I had breast augmentation…Continue Reading