Transform Health Services

Your home for LGBTQ* specialized care and education

 

What is Transform Health?

  • Transform Health is a group of dedicated providers offering high-quality care for LGBTQ* patients.
  • We are training students and residents in LGBTQ* health.
  • We are doing research that will help us learn more about LGBTQ* health.
  • We are connecting with the LGBTQ* community in the Bluegrass and beyond. 

Your LGBTQ* Clinic

  • Transform Health is a partnership of UK HealthCare providers who have the shared goal of meeting many of the unique medical needs of people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer, questioning and/or anywhere on this spectrum, as well as those who consider themselves on the transgender spectrum.
  • Our clinic is a place for you to feel safe and receive evidence-based care that takes into account all of who you are.

What do we offer?

Our providers offer care at two main sites:

At our two main sites, we do:

  • Primary care and prevention (vaccines, cancer screenings, general health).
  • PrEP (for HIV prevention) and PEP (post-exposure HIV).
  • Hormone therapy for older teens and adults.
  • Counseling or counseling referrals.
  • Care of chronic conditions (e.g. high blood pressure).
  • Referrals to our surgical partners as indicated.

The Trans* and Gender Non-conforming Support Group is available for UK Students through the UK Counseling Center.

 

Our surgical partners

Vision & mission

Our vision

The Transform Health initiative seeks to improve the health of the LGBTQ* community in Kentucky and serve as the state’s leading resource for education and research on LGBTQ* health

Our mission

Transform Health is an interprofessional healthcare home for LGBTQ* patients of all ages to receive evidence-based, high-quality care in a safe place. Transform Health provides clinical care and is the central resource to train students, faculty and staff in LGBTQ* care, to contribute to the body of knowledge through ethical research, and to provide outreach and resources throughout the state.