Chase Brexton and the Center for LGBTQ Health Equity's gender-affirming care programs help to ensure quality informed care for trans women, trans men, non-binary, and others who have health care needs that are often overlooked by conventional health care organizations.
Our goal is not to treat you “regardless of” who you are, but to affirm and help you become who you are!
Chase Brexton and the Center for LGBTQ Health Equity provide supportive and sensitive care to people of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions.
For Gender Diverse children, teens, and their families, Chase Brexton Health Care is here.
Our GenderJOY program provides expert health care services for transgender and gender diverse children and adolescents, and their families.
A pediatric program of Chase Brexton Health Care and the Center for LGBTQ Health Equity, our specialized high-quality care includes:
- Pediatric care
- Gynecological care
- Puberty blockers
- Cross sex hormones
- Fertility preservation counseling
- Behavioral Health services
- Social work & outreach services
- On-site laboratory & pharmacy
The GenderJOY program is available at our Mt. Vernon, Columbia, Glen Burnie, and Randallstown locations.
Additionally, the Center for LGBTQ Health Equity can connect you to services, programs, and resources to support the full spectrum of your family's health.
Let our team help bring more JOY to your family's journey.
For more information, call 410-837-2050 ext. 1049.
The reality is that access to care for transgender and gender diverse individuals is limited. However, Chase Brexton and the Center for LGBTQ Health Equity are working to ensure transgender and gender diverse individuals are able to get the care they need and deserve.
Chase Brexton’s health care teams are trained to provide health care specific to the needs of transgender people and to prescribe hormone therapy*, as appropriate. At Chase Brexton, we specialize in gender affirming health care including:
- Primary medical,
- Infectious disease care,
- Dental, and
- Behavioral health care.
We have support services to ensure you find the resources that will help you live your healthiest possible life. And, we offer support groups and classes designed with you in mind.
Make an appointment by calling 410-837-2050.
*As with any prescription medications, we cannot prescribe hormone therapy to non-patients.
Our providers adhere generally to the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) Standards of Care (formerly known as the Harry Benjamin Standards of Care).