Transgender Pelvic Health Considerations
Dr. Rixt Luikenaar is our guest for this episode of Mountain Land Pelvic Health Podcast. Dr. Luikinaar is a board certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist, received her medical degree from the University of Groningen Medical Sciences and completed her residency training at West Virginia University Hospital. She has a special interest in Transgender hormone therapy and GLBTQ healthcare, and is a professional member of the GLMA, WPATH and the International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health. During this podcast, we discuss considerations when treating transgender pelvic health. Specifically pelvic exams, hormone treatments, top and bottom surgery for trans-men and trans-women with emphasis on physical therapy options for this population.