Are You Ready To Treat Transgender or Gender-Ambiguous Patients? An Overview On How To Begin Best Practices

At some point, you may have a transgender patient. Are you ready to ask clinically relevant questions in a professional manner? You may also treat a patient whose gender is not obvious to you or your receptionist – is your office ready to ask for pronoun preferences in a respectful way? If your answer is “not yet”, now is the time to educate yourself and staff.