Study points to deficiency in transgender fertility care

“We were surprised that only 43% of individuals believed fertility preservation to be important, but this could be due to the relatively low age of our respondents, with the majority being between 18 and 39 years old,” says Niki Parikh, MD, MBA, MSBA.

In this video, Niki Parikh, MD, MBA, MSBA, discusses the background and notable findings of the study, Health care disparities in the transgender population, which was presented at the American Urological Association Annual Meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana. Parikh is a PGY-4 urology resident at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.