At 8th Element, our hyperbaric oxygen therapy in San Francisco is comfortable, non-invasive, and safe. After gender affirmation surgery, you are likely in a delicate emotional and physical state and need our warm, caring support, understanding, and compassionate care.
Speed Your Recovery with HBOT in San Francisco
Gender-affirming surgery enables you to finally have the body you want. For many, it can be a critical step in achieving happiness. The prospect of undergoing gender-affirming surgery is exciting, even exhilarating, but it also comes with concerns regarding surgical risk or facing complications.
These concerns are valid: according to research published by the National Institutes of Health, a very high percentage of patients who had gender-affirming surgery suffered complications, the most common being wound infection.
After your surgery, undergoing hyperbaric therapy in San Francisco at 8th Element can significantly help your surgical incisions heal more quickly, with a smoother, more elastic and cosmetically appealing result while reducing inflammation. It greatly reduces the risks of developing and infection, tissue loss and stricture, helping to avoid further surgeries or treatments.