Adult Gender Affirming Medical Care Providers



* Physicians with this marker are gender-affirming in their approach but do not prescribe gender-affirming hormones at this time (but will continue previously prescribed hormones)


Cincinnati Area


Planned Parenthood of Southwest Ohio  


Now offering HRT care!

  • Where can a patient receive this new service? This service is available at all of our locations in Southwest Ohio.

    • Planned Parenthood Mt. Auburn Health Center

    • Planned Parenthood Hamilton Health Center

    • Planned Parenthood Dayton Health Center

    • Planned Parenthood Springfield Health Center

  • When can a patient start scheduling their appointment? Right now! What services will Planned Parenthood provide? Planned Parenthood will provide all the reproductive and sexual health care that we’re known for in a gender-affirming way, plus the option of hormone therapy. Hormone therapy is available for patients eighteen or older.

To learn more about the appointment process and what patients can expect:





Estrelita Dixon, MD


Abigail Nye, MD*


Leslie Applegate, MD*

UC Health Hoxworth Center

3130 Highland Ave, 2nd Floor

Cincinnati, OH 45219

Phone: (513) 584-7425

Takes Medicaid


If no availability, the practice also houses several trans-affirming resident doctors


Sarah Pickle, MD


Louito Edje, MD*


Kara Ciani, MD*


UC Health Primary Care - Wyoming

175 West Galbraith Road

Cincinnati, OH 45216

Phone: (513) 821-0275

Takes Medicaid




Sarah Pickle, MD


Amy Seese, MD


UC Student Health Services

Richard E. Lindner Center

2751 O'Varsity Way, 3rd Floor

Cincinnati, OH 45221

Phone: 513-556-2564

University of Cincinnati Students Only

Christ Hospital Family Medicine Associates


Christ Hospital Physicians – Primary Care

2123 Auburn Avenue Ave, Suite 235

Cincinnati OH 45219

Phone: (513) 585-3238

Takes Medicaid

Kay Johnson, MD*


Nita Walker, MD*

UC Health Physicians - Montgomery

9275 Montgomery Rd, Suite 200

Cincinnati, OH 45242

Phone: (513) 936-4510



Eleanor Glass, MD

Integrated Family Care

Located in the Edgecliff Building

2200 Victory Parkway, Suite 603 Cincinnati, Ohio 45206

Phone: (513) 457-4073

Direct primary care model – practice does not accept or bill insurance. $80 monthly membership fee, includes all primary care visits, simple procedures (suture removal, IUD insertion/removal, etc.), and group education classes. Labs paid at a discounted cost. Discounts available for families.




Dain Wahl, MD

Walnut Hills Primary Care

2345 Kemper Lane

Cincinnati OH 45206

Phone: (513) 440-5093

Direct primary care model - Practice does not accept or bill insurance. $65 monthly membership fee, includes all primary care visits and simple procedures (suture removal, EKG, joint injections, etc.). Labs and imaging paid at cost. Same-day appointments are available. Free consults/“meet and greets” available.



Shanna Stryker, MD


Elizabeth Roebuck, APRN

Equitas Health Clinic and Pharmacy

2805 Gilbert Ave.

Cincinnati, OH 45206

Phone: (513) 815-4475


Primary care, HIV specialty care, transition-related care, psychiatry, and therapy. All insurances accepted, sliding fee scale available to qualifying patients.




Toni Cottongim, MD *

Rudemiller Family Medicine

6350 Glenway Avenue, Suite 205

Cincinnati, OH 45211

Phone: (513) 481-0900

Accepts some Ohio Medicaid (Caresource, Buckeye)




Emily B. Neaville, MD *


The Christ Hospital Outpatient Center - Red Bank

4440 Redbank Expwy, Suite 200

Cincinnati, OH 45227

Phone: (513) 654-3822

Accepts Medicaid

Stan Scheidler, DO

Scheidler Medical Preferred

543 Park Avenue

Hamilton, OH, 45013

Phone: (513) 737-0257



Christopher Bernheisel, MD


Joseph Kiesler, MD

McMicken Integrated Care Clinic

McMicken Health Collaborative Building

40 E McMicken Ave, 2nd floor

Cincinnati, OH 45202

Phone: (513) 386-7899


Healthcare for the Homeless Program

Katheryn Kermood (nee Jadeed), MD

Group Health - Clifton

379 Dixmyth Avenue

Cincinnati, OH 45220

Phone: (513) 246-7000




Scarlett LeBlanc, APRN


Todd Kepler, DO


Barry McCorkle, MD

Equitas Health

1122 S. Patterson Blvd., Suite 230

Dayton, OH 45402

Phone: (937) 853-3650


Primary care, HIV specialty care, transition-related care, psychiatry, and therapy. Accepts all insurances, sliding fee scale available to qualifying patients.




Aaron Block, MD


Premier Health Physicians

Franklin Family Practice

8401 Claude Thomas Way, Suite 21D

Franklin, OH 45005

Phone: (937) 743-5965


Springboro Family Medicine

630 N Main St, Suite 210

Springboro, OH 45066

Phone: (937) 748-4211





Equitas Health


Columbus King-Lincoln Medical Center

750 E. Long St., Suite 3000

Columbus, OH 43203

Phone: (614) 340-6700


Columbus Short North Medical Center

1033 N. High St.

Columbus, OH 43201

Phone: (614) 340-6777


Primary care, medical case management, psychiatry, and therapy. Accepts Medicaid.

Transgender Primary Care Clinic

OSU Outpatient Care East

543 Taylor Avenue

Columbus, OH 43203

Phone: (614) 688-6490



Nationwide Children’s Hospital THRIVE Program

THRIVE Program

700 Children's Drive

Columbus, OH 43205

Phone: (614) 722-5765





Metrohealth LGBTQI+ Pride Network

Scheduling: (216) 957-4905


7 locations throughout greater Cleveland, including:

  • Brecksville Health and Surgery Center

  • Brooklyn Health Center

  • Cleveland Heights Medical Center

  • Pride Clinic at LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland

  • Main Campus Medical Center

  • Middleburg Heights November Family Health Center

  • Rocky River Medical Offices


For location information and services/providers offered at each location, visit


Dedicated LGBTQ health clinic offering a variety of services including Primary Care, OB-GYN care, sexual health, Voice training, Hormone therapy, and Behavioral health.




Cynthia Villacis, MD *

Health Connections Direct Primary Care

71 Cavalier Blvd. Ste 316

Florence , KY 41042

Phone: (859) 905-0707

Direct primary care model. Does not accept or bill insurance, $95 monthly membership fee. Limited mental health and life-coaching services available.

Services available in Spanish.

Mandakini Sadhir, MD

Kentucky Clinic

740 S. Limestone

Fourth Floor, Wing D

Lexington, KY 40536

Phone: (859) 323-5643

Fax: 859-323-3795


Keisa Fallin-Bennett, MD

Transform Health

UK HealthCare - Turfland

2195 Harrodsburg Road

Lexington, KY 40504

Phone: (859) 323-6371, select option 1 and ask for Transform Health.




University Health Service Building

830 S. Limestone

Lexington, KY 40536

Phone: (859) 323-2778


Dedicated LGBTQ Clinic, offering a full range of primary care, hormone therapy, and sexual health services.


University location for UK students only




Mosaic Health & Healing Arts

330 Lakeview Drive

Goshen, Indiana 46528

Phone: (574) 537-2680


Open and affirming LGBTQ health clinic. Offers full-spectrum primary care, hormone therapy, and sexual health services.




Eskenazi Health Gender Health Program

Eskenazi Health

720 Eskenazi Ave.

Indianapolis, IN 46202

Phone: (317) 880-0000

Dedicated clinic for transgender older teens and adults. Provides comprehensive services including primary care, OB/GYN, hormones, counseling, and surgery.





Ruchi Bhabhra, MD

UC Health Physicians Office South

7675 Wellness Way, Suite 102

West Chester, Ohio 45069

Phone: (513) 475-7400




UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute

3113 Bellevue Ave

Cincinnati, Ohio 45219

Phone: (866) 941-8264



Colin Carracher, MD

UC Health Endocrinology

222 Piedmont Avenue

Cincinnati, OH 45219

Phone: (513) 475-7400




Nadia Yaqub, MD

Mercy Health

2960 Mack Road

Fairfield, OH 45014.

Phone: (513) 603-8352




Naila Goldenburg, MD

Michael Spivak, CNP

Deerfield Diabetes and Endocrinology

5232 Socialville-Foster Rd

Mason, Ohio 45040

Phone: (513) 891-ENDO (3636)





Carol Cornett, NP

Integrative Hormone Specialists

201 Townepark Circle, Suite 100

Louisville, Kentucky 40243

Phone: (502) 412-3232








David Kappa, MD

UC Health Women's Center

7675 Wellness Way, 4th Floor

West Chester, Ohio 45069

Phone: (513) 475-8248

UC Health West Chester Hospital

7700 University Drive

West Chester, Ohio 45069

Phone: (513) 298-3000




Brian Miller, MD


University of Cincinnati Medical Center

234 Goodman Street

Cincinnati, Ohio 45219

Phone: (513) 584-1000


(Also Highland Ave, Florence, and Midtown locations)

Minimally invasive gynecologic surgeon, requires 2 years on T and age 21+ for hysterectomy




Maureen Downing, DO

Priya Gursahaney, MD

UC Health Physicians Office Obstetrics (Midtown)

3590 Lucille Drive, Suite 2500

Cincinnati, Ohio 45213

Phone: (513) 475-8588




Marcia Bowling, MD

OHC Clifton

71 E. Hollister Street

Cincinnati, Ohio 45219


OHC Eastgate

601 Ivy Gateway

(Enter from the south side of the building, not the main entrance)

Cincinnati, Ohio 45245

Phone: 1 (888) 961-4131

Standard GYN services, also performs robotic surgery

Scott Firestein, MD

Group Health - Western Hills

2001 Anderson Ferry Road

Cincinnati, OH 45238


Group Health - Anderson

7810 5 Mile Road

Cincinnati, OH 45230


Phone: (513) 246-7000




Tara Knipper, MD

Group Health - Clifton

379 Dixmyth Avenue

Cincinnati, OH 45220


Group Health - Anderson

7810 5 Mile Road

Cincinnati, OH 45230


Phone: (513) 246-7000




Amy Brenner, MD

Amy Brenner, MD & Associates

6413 Thornberry Ct.

Mason, OH 45040

Phone: (513) 770-0787

Performs hysterectomy laparoscopic and robotic.

Elizabeth Ruchhoft, MD

The Christ Hospital Outpatient Center - Fort Wright

1955 Dixie Hwy., Suite C

Fort Wright, KY 41011


The Christ Hospital Outpatient Center - Montgomery

11140 Montgomery Rd., Suite 2400

Cincinnati, OH 45249


Phone: (513) 936-5294



Michelle Zamudio, CNM

University of Cincinnati Physicians Company - Primary Care Network

2123 Auburn Ave., Suite 235

Cincinnati, OH 45219

Phone: (513) 721-2221


University of Cincinnati Physicians Company - Primary Care Network

11590 Century Blvd.

Cincinnati, OH 45246

Phone: (513) 648-9077




Terri Hoopes, MD

Samaritan Obstetrics and Gynecology - Clifton

3219 Clifton Avenue, Suite 230

Cincinnati, OH 45220

Phone: (513) 559-9411


Samaritan Obstetrics and Gynecology - Western Hills

6480 Harrison Avenue, Suite 300

Cincinnati, OH 45247

Phone: (513) 559-9411


Fluent in American Sign Language (ASL)

Melissa Heidi, MD

Christ Hospital Physicians - Obstetrics & Gynecology

4805 Montgomery Rd., Suite 154

Cincinnati, OH 45212

Phone: (513) 564-6644


Standard GYN care and minimally invasive surgery. Requires age 25 for hysterectomy, will consult with established patients age 21+




Sarah Bartlett, MD


Somi Javaid MD & Associates

8350 E. Kemper Road, Suite A

Cincinnati, OH 45249

Phone: (513) 404-4166





Mark Hoffman, MD

UK Good Samaritan Medical Office Building

125 E. Maxwell St.

Lexington, KY 40508

Phone: (859) 323-0005


Minimally invasive gynecologic surgeon





Eskenazi Health Gender Health Program


Eskenazi Health

720 Eskenazi Ave.

Indianapolis, IN 46202

Phone: (317) 880-0000

Dedicated clinic for transgender teens and adults, provides comprehensive services including OB/GYN, sexual health, and surgery





Courtney Plattner, MD


Ayman Mahdy MD, PhD

UC Health Clifton

222 Piedmont Ave, Suite 7000

Cincinnati, OH 45219

Phone: (513) 475-8787


UC Health West Chester

7690 Discovery Dr., Suite 2300

West Chester, OH 45069

Phone: (513) 475-8787


Urologic care and surgery


Allergy & Asthma Care


Scheduling: (513) 671-6707


Five locations throughout Greater Cincinnati including:

  • Anderson

  • Kenwood

  • Springdale

  • Clifton

  • Richmond, Indiana


Visit for detailed location information





Rodney Roof, DPM

Group Health - Kenwood

8240 Northcreek Drive

Cincinnati, OH 45236

Phone: (513) 246-7014





Alec Tucker, DC

Shift Wellness

805 Elm Street

Cincinnati, OH 45202

Phone: (503) 504-8840, call or text (text preferred)


Openly queer chiropractor. Does not accept insurance, offers fee-per-session and monthly subscription pricing plans.



Susan Kuschnir, MD

Hyde Park Wellness Center

3414 Edwards Rd.

Cincinnati, OH 45208

Phone: (513) 655-6226

Psychiatrist and psychotherapist. Does not accept insurance (patients may be able to receive partial reimbursement from insurance companies by submitting an out-of-network claim).

Call for fee schedule


Jacqueline Collins, MD

UC Health Psychiatry (Stetson Building)

260 Stetson Street, Suite 3200

Cincinnati, Ohio 45219

Phone: (513) 558-7700


University of Cincinnati Medical Center

234 Goodman Street

Cincinnati, Ohio 45219

Phone: (513) 584-1000


Resident Mood Clinic

234 Goodman Street

Outpatient Ground Floor

Cincinnati, Ohio 45219

Phone: (513) 475-8000



Central Clinic Adult Services

Transgender Wellness/LGBTQ+ Program


Alejandra Serrano, LSW - coordinator


Central Clinic

311 Albert Sabin Way

Cincinnati, OH 45219

General phone: (513) 558-5801


LGBTQ Coordinator Phone: (513) 558-7463


Only accepts Ohio Medicaid. Therapy through the clinic is a requirement to see a psychiatrist. 

Equitas Health


2805 Gilbert Ave.

Cincinnati, OH 45206

Phone: (513) 815-4475

LGBTQ-focused clinic offering primary care, trans health, therapy, and pharmacy services in addition to psychiatry. Accepts all insurance, sliding scale available to qualifying patients.




Lee Side Wellness

3615 Socialville-Foster Rd, Suite C

Mason, OH 45040


10881 Yankee St

Centerville, OH 45458


Phone: (513) 204-1910

Accepts most major insurance plans




Cincinnati Area

Macks Psychology Group

7799 Joan Drive.

West Chester, OH 45069


ASD and Neuo-psych testing.