LGBTQ+ & Gender Care Services

University Hospitals LGBTQ+ & Gender Care Services

Welcome to a place dedicated to meeting your physical, mental and social needs. Where you’ll be seen – by allies in evolving care.


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Call 216-286-LGBT (5428)
Email LGBT@UHhospitals.org

Allies in Evolving Care

Our LGBTQ+ & Gender Care services are designed to validate our patients and to shape health care into what it should be. Using well-earned expertise, we collaborate on solutions that address the existing disparities in the LGBTQ+ community, and improve the lives of all.

We work with the skilled specialists across our health system to provide holistic care that tends to the emotional, social and physical health of those we serve. Because we believe every individual has endless potential—and we’re experienced in bringing it to light.

Providing One-of-a-Kind Care to the LGBTQ+ Community

Our full spectrum of services supports and promotes overall health and wellness, and care is tailored to each patient’s needs. Offerings include:

And with a wide range of nonmedical services and resources, we are champions for well-rounded lives. Our resources include:

  • Family and Parenting Services
  • Outreach and Community Health Services
  • Social Services
  • Community Education

Our Mission

To enhance the physical and emotional well-being of LGBTQ+ individuals by providing a wide range of coordinated services that promote health and wellness; by eliminating the health care disparities experienced by this population; and by participating in research and promoting education related to gender and sexual diversity.

Our Vision

To be a nationally recognized and trusted leader in providing for the physical, mental, social and spiritual well-being of the LGBTQ+ population through our expertise in medicine, social work, research, education and behavioral, mental, public and community health.

UH Grows Groundbreaking LGBTQ+ & Gender Care Services

Shubham Gupta, MD, FACS

Health disparities experienced by the LGBTQ+ community are being addressed at University Hospitals through a new LGBTQ+ & Gender Care program. The program is designed to address the physical, mental, social and spiritual well-being of its patients.

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Health Voyagers Podcast | Episode 27: LGBTQ+ & Gender Care Services at UH

Health Voyagers Podcast Series

Listen as Dr. Gupta and Health Voyagers Podcast host and President, UH Ventures, David Sylvan honor pride month and University Hospitals’ dedication to caring for the LGBTQ+ community.

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Urology Webinar: Allies in Evolving Care


Shubham Gupta, MD, FACS

In this webinar discussion, learn about the health disparities that exist in the LGBTQ+ population and the need for customized, quality care, consultations and gender affirmation surgeries.

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