LGBTQ+ Augusta Area Providers

Please note this list of only meant as a resource of providers in which we are aware are currently providing these services. This list does not constitute endorsement of providers skills, availability to provide these services to any individual patient, or accuracy of their current contact information.

Sexual Orientation and Gender Affirmative Mental Health and Gender Transitioning Evaluations

  • Lara Stepleman, PhD
    (706) 721-3141
    Psychologist AUMC Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior (16 years of age or older)
  • Christopher Drescher, PhD
    (706) 446-0058
    Psychologist AUMC Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior (21 years of age and under)
  • Madison Bentley, LPC
    (706) 836-2224
    Community Provider

Medical Transitioning Hormones

  • Lawrence Layman, MD
    (706) 722-4434
    AUMC Reproductive Endocrinology (Adolescent, Adult patients)
  • David Houk, MD
    (706) 721-4158
    AUMC Pediatric Endocrinology (Child and Adolescent Patients)
  • David Kriegel II, MD
    (762)218-2226
    AUMCS Family Medicine (Adolescent and Adult)
  • Edouard Servy, MD
    (706) 724-0228
    Servy Institute For Reproductive Endocrinology Equality Clinic of Augusta (for uninsured patients; adolescent and adult)

LGBTQ Gynecological Care, Treatment and Surgeries (i.e., hysterectomy for gender transitioning)

  • Graham Theisen, MD
    706-721-3832 *direct office
    706-722-4434 *for patient appointments
    AUMC Reproductive Endocrinology (Adolescent, Adult patients; has a Tuesday morning Gender Transition Clinic)
  • Chadburn Ray, MD
    (706) 721-4959
    AUMC Obstetrics & Gynecology; Pediatric Gynecology

LGBTQ Affirmative Primary Care Providers

  • David Kriegel, MD
    (762)218-2226
    AUMC Family Medicine (Adolescent and Adult)
  • Kenneth Jones, MD
    (803) 380-7000
    Rural Health Services Clyburn Center for Primary Care

LGBTQ Affirmative HIV Providers

  • Cheryl Newman, MD
    (706) 721-2236
    AUMC Section for Infectious Disease (Adult)
  • Kenneth Jones, MD
    (803) 380-7000
    Rural Health Services Clyburn Center for Primary Care

Top Surgeries

  • Troy Austin, MD
    (706) 854-2080
    Plastic Surgeon at Southeastern Aesthetic Surgery
  • Chris Ewart, MD
    (706) 724-5611
    Augusta Plastic Surgery

LGBTQ+ North American Gender Confirmation Surgeons

United States

  • Dr. Christine McGinn (New Hope,Pennsylvania)
  • Dr. Curtis Crane (Greenbrae, California)
  • Dr. Daniel A. Medalie (Cleveland, Ohio)
  • Dr. Kathy Rumer (Ardmore, Pennsylvania)
  • Dr. Loren Schechter (Chicago, Illinois)
  • Dr. Marci L. Bowers (San Mateo, California)
  • Dr. Paul M. Steinwald (Denver, Colorado)
  • Dr. Scott Mosser (San Francisco, California)
  • Dr. Toby R. Meltzer (Scottsdale, Arizona)

Canada

  • Dr. Lisa Korus (Edmonton)
  • Dr. Lorne Brown (Vancouver)
  • Dr. Maud Belanger (Montreal)
  • Dr. Pierre Brassard (Montreal)