Facial gender affirmation surgery (FGAS), also called facial feminization surgery (FFS) is an important aspect of the gender affirmation process aimed at synchronizing a patient’s facial appearance with their gender identity. FGAS and FFS are umbrella terms referring to a group of procedures that are used to emphasize a feminine appearance.
These procedures include:
- Scalp/Hairline Advancement
- Brow Contouring/Forehead Feminization
- Brow Lifting
- Feminizing Rhinoplasty
- Cheek Implants
- Jaw Reduction and Chin Recontouring
- Adams Apple Reduction
- Lip Lift
Dr. Rosenberg is a Facial Gender Affirmation Specialist
Typically, the scope of a patient’s facial gender affirmation needs are assessed during their consultation and an individualized treatment plan is designed that will involve some, if not all, of these procedures. They can be done either simultaneously or in stages. Some patients mat benefit from additional procedures including liposuction, buccal fat pad removal, blepharoplasty and face and neck lifting to help further refine and feminize their appearance. We work closely with a broad spectrum of providers at Mount Sinai’s Center for Transgender Medicine and Surgery along with numerous other providers throughout the New York region and United States to ensure patients receive the best possible care.
Does Insurance Cover Facial Feminization Surgery?
Depending of the specifics of your insurance plan and Dr. Rosenberg’s participation, there are circumstances where insurance will cover or help cover the costs of facial feminization surgery. Please contact our office with the details of your plan and we will let you know whether or not your insurance plan is likely to cover the cost of the surgery.
How Much Does Facial Feminization Surgery in New York City Cost?
The final facial feminization surgery cost will depend on the unique circumstances of each patient. Dr. Rosenberg has put together a price range to give you an idea of the cost of facial feminization surgery in the New York metro area at his office on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. The price range below varies depending on the combination of treatments that you decide on
A typical self-pay patient can expect to pay in the $8,500 to $49,500 range depending on the scope of treatment that is required to produce the best possible cosmetic outcome. Your final cost will be clearly outlined during your consultation with Dr. Rosenberg so you can count on knowing your final cost prior to making the decision to move forward. Please contact our office today to schedule your consultation.