We’ve created a positive and inclusive practice for all to heal. Chinese Medicine balances side effects of gender-affirming hormone therapies, reduces scars from gender-affirming surgeries, helps manage imbalances from gender-affirming hormones
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Six Fishes believes everyone should feel comfortable living their truths. We’re here to help you heal and grow, and to foster a sense of belonging and mutual understanding between our patients, staff, and the local community.
Hormonal and Reproductive Support
Gay and trans reproductive health has a set of unique concerns: From hormonal balancing to the precision timing of fertility and conception, we’ll work to make this process successful.
Post-Operative Pain and Scarring
Recovery from Gender-affirming surgery can be a long process. We’ll help to reduce scarring and speed recovery so that you can get back to the business of life.
From feeling unsafe at school to verbal harassment, the LGBT has an increased risk of drug abuse, risky behavior, depression, and suicidality. Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine are powerful tools for soothing depression and anxiety, curbing substance abuse, and addressing pain or traumas. You have a safe space here.
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Whether it’s your first step to a healthier life or your last resort, Chinese medicine gives you the power to make positive change.