As a patient at Penn, you have the right to medical, dental and nursing services without discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity or expression. You also have the right to designate your partner or child as a visitor, regardless of legal recognition.
We believe every patient at Penn Medicine has the right to high quality health care, and the LGBT Health Program is working to ensure all LGBT people receive care that’s equal and unbiased.
Download our LGBT Patient Services Handbook, which has a list of providers with expertise in LGBT health and information on important LGBT health topics.
Find a provider that is dedicated to the health care needs of the LGBT communities.
Find helpful information on health topics that may affect you.
The Transgender Patient Advocate Program is part of the Penn Medicine Program for LGBT Health and provides advocacy and support for trans-identified, gender non-conforming and gender queer patients at Penn Medicine.
Congratulations to the 478 Penn physicians listed below who were included in Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs™ 2018.
Penn Medicine is one of the world’s leading academic medical centers.
A clinical trial is a research study involving patient volunteers that are conducted to find safe and effective treatments for a variety of health conditions.