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6 Support Groups for Transgender Youth in Toronto and the GTA

Posted by Dr. Hugh McLean on 18 December 2020
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18 December

Discovering one’s gender identity and deciding to boldly transition and authentically express themselves can be an emotionally-charged process for young people. In a world that believes and imposes gender stereotypes, the process of “coming out” can make the individual extremely vulnerable to internalized oppression, isolation and alienation, exposing them to the risk of loss of family support as well as bullying in school. These critical contributing factors dramatically impact mental health and overall well-being. According to the Canadian Mental Health Association, LGBTQ+ youth face approximately 14 times the risk of suicide and substance abuse. Because of these challenges, trans youth…

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22 May

What Is The McLean Experience For FTM Surgery Like?

Posted by Dr. Hugh McLean on 22 May 2014

View one of our patients talking about his experience having FTM top surgery at the McLean clinic.

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22 May

Come Support Us At World Pride in Toronto

Posted by Dr. Hugh McLean on 22 May 2014

The McLean Clinic is proud to announce that we will be a part of the Pride Week Street Fair June 27, 28 and 29, 2014 in Toronto.  This truly amazing event will be an exciting…

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22 May

Should You Continue to Take Testosterone Forever After FTM Surgery?

Posted by Dr. Hugh McLean on 22 May 2014

If you have had or are considering female to male transgender surgery, there is a good chance that you are currently taking testosterone to assist in acquiring the desired physical changes of an ftm transition.…

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Would I Risk Losing My Nipple In an FTM Surgery?

Posted by Dr. Hugh McLean on 26 Mar 2014

Depending on your size and the type of procedure, it’s very unlikely that your nipple is at risk, but many people still have concerns as to what happens to them during surgery. Here are a few different ways that breasts are reduced in an FTM surgery, and the risk to…

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3 Signs You’re Ready for FTM Surgery

Posted by Dr. Hugh McLean on 17 Mar 2014

Making the decision to undergo FTM surgery requires careful consideration of many different factors. Each person is unique and has different goals related to the process, but knowing if you’re ready for FTM surgery can be difficult for some. There are various key indicators that can help guide you forward…

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