Health Care

Since the fall of 2013, CampusCare, the UIC student health insurance plan, includes gender-affirming surgeries.

UI Health is one of the few centers in the Chicago area where complete sex reassignment is available. They offer the full spectrum of gender affirmation procedures. Students considering gender-affirming surgery, please visit this site for more information about how to set up a consultation with surgeons.

This is a list of UI Health doctors actively seeking trans/GNC patients:

Family Medicine:
Emelia "Mimi" Arquilla, MD (they/their/theirs or she/her/hers)
Taylor Charest, MD (she/her/hers)
Evelyn Figueroa, MD (she/her/hers)
Anna Fogel, MD (she/her/hers)
Emily Hall, MD (she/her/hers)
Ariel Leifer, MD (she/her/hers)
Nina Paroff, MD (she/her/hers)
L. Amanda Perry, MD (she/her/hers)
Jim Swakow, MD (he/him/his)
Matt Witthaus, MD (he/him/his)

In OB/Gyn:
James Morang, MD
Tamika Alexander, MD

In Infectious Disease (treatment of HIV, hepatitis B, C, sexually transmitted infections, Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for HIV Prevention):
Max Brito, MD, MPH (he/him/his)
Stockton Mayer, DO (he/him/his)
Andrew Trotter, MD, MPH (he/him/his)

In Pediatrics:
Karen Bernstein, MD

In Urology:
Ervin Kocjancic, MD

In Psychiatry:
Surya Sabhapathy, MD/MPH (she/her/hers), Director of the Department of Psychiatry’s Gender Affirmative Clinic