about our practice

“If I could say anything to someone contemplating surgery it would be this: You will have a feeling of freedom; you’ll feel whole and complete; you can finally live the way you’ve always wanted to live.”
Brianna, Real Patient

My journey in gender affirmation medicine

“We should all be in control of our bodies. This is not an easy surgery to go through but the rewards are tremendous.”
Dr. John L. Whitehead

Glossary of Terms

There is a great deal of confusion and misunderstanding about terminology in the LGBTQ+ community. The Human Rights Campaign (a non-profit organization) has put together an excellent glossary of terms to assist people with appropriate definitions and terminology for the various aspects transgender medicine.
view glossary of terms

The Only Practice In The Miami Area Devoted Solely To Gender Affirmation Surgery

Restore Medical Center Dr. John L. Whitehead
Dr. John L. Whitehead
Dr. Alain Ramirez Restore Medical Center
Dr. Alain Ramirez
Dr. Christian Quintero Restore Medical Center
Dr. Christian Quintero

How do you advocate for the trans community?

Your surgery will be performed at our own on-site AAAASF accredited surgery center here in Bay Harbor Islands, Florida. Our operating room is fully equipped with the latest, state-of-the-art equipment as well as a Yale-trained board certified anesthesiologist to ensure your utmost safety and comfort.

We understand that many hospitals may not be understanding of your decision, and in many cases may charge enormous fees due to the procedure you’re choosing to undergo. At Restore Medical Center, we know the struggles many face in the LGBTQ+ community and strive for our center to be a place where you can feel completely comfortable from beginning to end. Every visit is completely private and discreet, and you’ll never be charged any outrageous fees.

Next Steps? We’d Love to Speak with You One-on-One

Our goal is for you to feel fully informed so you can make the best decision for you. Contact us for a virtual or in-person consultation and start the your life-changing conversation.