ORIENTATIONS & MINI-CONGRESS
in Sydney & Melbourne, Australia
- November 28, 2018 (Wed.) – FFS Orientations in Melbourne at Jasper Hotel.
- November 30, 2018 (Fri.) – FFS Orientations & mini-congress in Sydney at ACON.
- December 1, 2018 (Sat.) – FFS Orientations in Sydney at ACON.
Register in advance, submit the form here.
In the meantime, book a Skype video orientation!
FEMINISATION MINI-CONGRESSES IN AUSTRALIA
Contemporary solutions for transgender women
Researching the different options for your gender transition is often a complicated and confusing process.
This congress aims to identify the principal world-leaders in each area of treatment and unite them in a one-day session.
Open to general healthcare professionals and patients alike, register to obtain accurate information about today´s best feminizing solutions for transgender women.
Sydney Mini Congress at ACON
November 30, 2018 (Fri.)
Pre-Registration required | CAPACITY LIMIT: 50
DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATIONS: November 1st 2018
Dr. Daniel Simon & Dr. Luis Capitán
Co-founders of FACIALTEAM and global leaders in facial gender confirmation surgery
The Art & Science of Facial Gender Confirmation Surgery.
Renewing approaches in FFS
Dr. Marci Bowers
Celebrated GRS surgeon with a special perspective
Contemporary GRS options for the Transgender Female
Dr. Hyung-Tae Kim
Founder of world-acclaimed Yeson Voice Clinic
New conceptual approach for voice feminisation:
VFSRAC with retraining of phonatory pattern
Uniting for Excellence in Transgender Healthcare
MEET THE DOCTORS
Dr. Simon & Dr. Capitán
FACIALTEAM co-founders & head surgeons, Dr. Luis Capitán (Spain) & Dr. Daniel Simon (Brazil), began offering FFS in 2007. Since then, they have completed more than 1,200 Facial Gender Confirmation procedures together and have developed pioneering techniques and advanced research in this surgical field.
Combining the latest technology in surgical techniques with a multidisciplinary approach, they achieve excellence in results with proven expertise in the field of FACIAL FEMINISATION SURGERY. The comprehensive team analyzes each case meticulously, taking into account factors from multiple perspectives: craniofacial bone structure, plastic/aesthetics and hair – all considered within the frame of contemporary concepts on facial gender.
The co-directors of FACIALTEAM are recognized leading experts in facial bone sculpture and frequent key speakers at scientific conferences. In 2014 they published award-winning latest groundbreaking research on facial feminization in the scientific journal Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, official publication of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. New research in this journal regarding a modernized philosophy and approaches to facial surgery for transgender women is pending publication.
The TransHealth Initiative is a project created by FACIALTEAM to promote the exchange of knowledge among professionals in transgender healthcare. Both surgeons are members of EPATH and WPATH and promote international standards for best practices for transgender patients.
Dr. Marci Bowers M.D.
of Burlingame, Calif., is widely recognized as a pioneer in the field of Genital Reassignment Surgery and is the first transgender woman to perform transgender surgery.
She is a pelvic and gynecologic surgeon with nearly 25 years’ experience in Women’s Healthcare and working with the Transgender community. She is a University of Minnesota Medical School graduate and an Ob/Gyn product of the University of Washington in Seattle.
Dr. Bowers is a member of WPATH, and serves on the board of directors for both GLAAD and the Transgender Law Center. Dr. Bowers has become an international authority on clitoral reconstruction for women who have suffered Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), one of a select few surgeons worldwide performing FGM reversal. She has been the subject of numerous documentaries, articles and features including appearances on Oprah, CBS Sunday Morning and Discovery Health.
Dr. Bowers was recently honored as one of the 100 most influential LGBT people on the Guardian’s 2012 World Pride Power List, in addition to being recognized as one of Huffington Post’s 50 Transgender Icons.
Dr. Hyung-Tae Kim
Director of Yeson Voice Center, one of the best ENT specialists in the areas of laryngeal surgery and treatment, established Yeson Voice Center in September, 2003 with its competitive voice examination system and specialized laryngeal surgeries and phonoplasty which is leading to the new paradigm of voice care center.
International patients from roughly 40 different countries are visiting Yeson Voice Center for its main surgery called ‘Vocal Folds Shortening and Advancement of Anterior Commissure’ (known as Voice Feminisation Surgery) which skin incision is not required proving its safety and high satisfaction rate with minimized possible complications after surgery. Through this surgery, having a natural increase in one’s voice fundamental frequency is possible giving male to female transgender patients a permanently feminized voice.
click to see before and after photos
I don´t live near Sydney or Melbourne. How can I meet FACIALTEAM?
Register for the FREE orientation of choice by completing the form here.