THE WI TRANSGENDER HEALTH DIRECTORY

Brittany Allen MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Primary Care medical provider, Specialty medical provider

I work in two settings: pediatric primary care and the Pediatric and Adolescent Transgender Health (PATH) Clinic, which provides gender-affirming medical care for transgender, nonbinary, and gender nonconforming (TNG) youth. This entry will describe the services at PATH Clinic.

The Pediatric and Adolescent Transgender Health (PATH) Clinic in Madison, Wisconsin provides education about medical care options for TNG and gender questioning children and adolescents. We can provide a spectrum of care, from simple observation and guidance to hormone suppression and hormone affirming therapy for children of all ages. The PATH Team strives to provide TNG and gender questioning children and their families with comprehensive education and resources about the options available in medically supporting gender affirmation or transition. We provide support resources to connect children and families with related experiences. Patient and family comfort is a top priority, and we encourage parents to ask any questions call us with questions or concerns.

Provider’s Gender: Cisgender

Provider’s Pronouns: she/her

Provider’s Sexual Orientation: Prefer not to disclose

Provider’s Race: White/European descent

Provider’s Languages: English

Language Interpreters Available: Yes

Cost for Language Interpreters: None

Insurance Accepted by Provider: Wisconsin Medicaid, Wisconsin Family Planning Only Services (FPOS), Private insurance, Medicaid

Other Payment Options Available: If uninsured or underinsured, the UW does have a Community Care program and a Medication Assistance Program that can help with medical bills

Types of Visits Offered by Provider: Office visits

Area(s) of Specialty: Pediatrics

Types of hormone services provided: Initiate hormone therapy, Continue/maintain hormone therapy from previous prescription, Continue/maintain hormone therapy from previous non-prescription use (DIY, “street,” etc.), Hormone-related monitoring/blood testing (CBC, liver/kidney function, lipid panel, etc.), Initiate puberty blockers/GnRH agonists, Continue/maintain puberty blockers/GnRH agonists from previous prescription, Onsite injection required (patient must return for each dose), Safe subcutaneous injection training for patients

Other health services available at office: Laboratory, Phlebotomy, X-Ray, MRI/CT, Ultrasound, Pharmacy

Types of Transition-related Letters Provided: Gender marker change, Name change, “Carry” letters, Gender Confirmation surgery

Types of ID accepted to receive services No ID Required

How old must a person be to receive services? 2

Parent/guardian consent required for minors under age 18 to receive care? Yes

Accepting new patients? Yes

Informed Consent model for transition care Yes
Large volume of Trans patients Yes
2+ years’ experience working with Trans people Yes
5+ years’ experience working with Trans people Yes
10+ years’ experience working with Trans people No
Significant experience monitoring hormones for Trans patients Yes
Significant experience monitoring puberty blockers for Trans patients Yes
Intake forms are Trans inclusive (paper and/or electronic) Yes
Patients can easily change name and/or gender in records Yes
Has process in place to allow different name and/or gender marker in records and for insurance/billing No
Correct name and gender on all records and print-outs (wristbands, orders, lab results, etc.), regardless of legal name or gender No
“All Gender” bathrooms available onsite Yes
All bathrooms onsite are “All Gender” No
Has received training in providing Trans affirming care Yes
All staff in practice/office have received training in providing Trans affirming care Yes
Enforces Trans-inclusive nondiscrimination & anti-harassment policies Yes
All services are open for people of all genders Yes
Gender-specific services open for Trans people based on identity and/or comfort, not legal or birth-assigned sex Yes
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Address

Pediatric and Adolescent Transgender Health (PATH) Clinic
750 Highland Avenue
Madison, Wisconsin 53792


Business Hours

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 8a-12p (once monthly, AFCH)
Wednesday: 8a-12p (once monthly, University Station)
Thursday: Closed
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Office Location Type: A clinic (containing other providers affiliated with your system/business/etc.), A hospital

Is Provider Office Accessible/ADA-compliant? Yes

Parking/Transportation Available at Provider Office? Free parking lot/structure, Within 1 block of a bus line/other public transit


Contact Information

 (608) 263-6420
 
 http://www.uwhealthkids.org/path

43.076893, -89.433363

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