MSP-funded benefit only under special circumstances (less than AA cup breast development or > 1.5 cup size asymmetry after at least 18 months on hormone therapy)
Network of surgeons trained to provide gender-affirming surgeries, working from a centralized waitlist.
Patient will be placed on the Central Waitlist (managed by Trans Care BC).Trans Care BC will contact patient to discuss their choice of surgeon.Trans Care BC will forward the referral package to the surgeon's office.Surgeon will assess the patient and complete the funding application if indicated.
- Fax the following to Trans Care BC: 604-297-9900:
Plastic surgeon of patient's choice (not affiliated with network).
- Contact plastic surgeon to determine what documentation they require to accept referral.
- Surgeon will assess the patient and complete the funding application if indicated.
- You may contact the
RACE Line or
e-CASE and select "Transgender Health" option for information on surgeons that are experienced in gender-affirming care.