How much would it cost to be a transgender? Sexual reassignment surgery (SRS, or GRS for ‘gender’) for trans women and trans femme people costs upwards of around $30,000, which many will find a daunting check to write, but the benefits will completely outweigh the costs. Other surgeries such as top surgery will cost between $9000 to $10,000.

How do people afford transgender surgery? 

Consider these options to pay for gender-affirming surgery and care:
  1. Online personal loan.
  2. Credit union personal loan.
  3. Credit card.
  4. CareCredit.
  5. Home equity line of credit.
  6. Family loan.

How long does it take to transition from female to male? Guidelines recommend people spend 12 months on hormone therapy before they get genital reassignment surgery (GRS). This operation involves recreating a person’s genitals to that of the opposite sex. Removal of the gonads may be done as well.

What is bottom surgery for female to male? FTM Bottom Surgery

Phalloplasty creates a penis and urethra (to stand while urinating). We use tissue from your forearm or thigh. We do this in 2 stages. Metoidioplasty takes your existing genital tissue and makes it longer, turning it into a defined phallus.

How much would it cost to be a transgender? – Additional Questions

How much does MTF top surgery cost?

The average cost range for MTF and MTN top surgery varies greatly depending on factors such as body size, body shape, and desired breast size. The average cost range for this surgery is between $5,000 and $10,000. There’s typically a hospital or facility fee and anesthesiologist fee added to the total bill.

How much does MTF bottom surgery cost?

In general, you can expect total costs of $6,400 to $24,900 for FTM bottom surgery and around $25,000 for MTF bottom surgery (Leis, 2022-a; Leis, 2022-b).

How can I fundraise for top surgery?

6 Creative Ways to Raise Money for Your Gender-Affirming Surgery
  1. Create and sell original art. Use your talents to get surgery sponsors.
  2. Throw a party!
  3. Get goofy.
  4. Itemize out what your surgery expenses are.
  5. Use significant numbers.
  6. Rent or sell stuff you don’t need.

Does top surgery remove nipples?

Double-incision top surgery with nipple grafts

This is the most common option. It involves: Removing your nipples and areolas and decreasing their size. Making long incisions to access and remove your breasts.

What companies pay for top surgery?

Insurance that covers top surgery.

What are some insurance companies that cover gender confirming surgeries?

  • Anthem Blue Cross.
  • Blue Shield.
  • Aetna.
  • Cigna.
  • United Health Insurance.
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Medical.