Crisis Assistance

Trans Lifeline

(877) 565-8860

Peer-to-peer hotline that connects trans people with resources and crisis support.

Hours are 1pm to 7am EST all week. 

Laser Hair Removal

 

Columbia Laser & Aesthetics Center

Angela Heaton

1410 Blanding Street #203, Columbia, SC 29201

(803) 851-3459

*Go to Groupon for discounts!

 

Electrolysis by Ruth Ann Owens

3508 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC 29210

803-798-3838

 

Judy Shelley

8810-D Farrow Road

803-736-3614 or 803-609-5140

Judyshelley7879@att.net

Hair Stylists

 

Park Salon and Spa

Julie Kemp Bollard

2000 Park Street, #104, Columbia, SC 29201

(803) 600-0859

 

Plastic Surgeons

 

Dr. Keelee MacPhee, M.D.

http://keeleemacpheemd.com/transgender-surgery/

Renaissance Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, PA

4414 Lake Boone Trail

Rex Medical Plaza

Suite 407

Raleigh, NC 27607

Phone: 919-341-0915 or 919-341-0966

Fax: 919.341.0917

 

Endocrinologists

There are currently no Endocrinologists in the Columbia area that manage hormone replacement therapy but primary care provider can oversee hormone replacement as well as Endocrinologist. See list below for providers.

 

General Practitioner

 

Springwood Lake Family Medicine

1721 Horseshoe Drive, Columbia, SC 29223

Phone(803) 788-7884

Dr. Kimberly Williams 

 

Grace Medical Group Llc.

1333 Taylor Street, Suite 3B, Columbia, SC 29201

(803) 933 0288

  • Michelle Rojas, MD

 

University Specialty Clinics

9 Richland Medical Park Drive, Suite 230, Columbia, SC 29203

(803) 434-7990

  • David Schwartz (Pediatric Endocinology)

Maximum age limit 18, referral needed.

 

Gynocologist

Elizabeth Boggs

Palmetto Health

9 Richland Medical Park Dr., Suite 620, Columbia, SC 29203

Phone: 803-779-6776

Fax: 803-779-7346

 

Legal Resources

 

Melissa Burnette

1812 Lincoln Street, Columbia, SC 29201

803-404-6900

 

Catherine Johnson

Assists with name change

625 Taylor Street (2nd floor), Columbia, SC 29201

803-446-8795

 

Nekki Shutt

803-256-2371

Counselling Services

 

Alex Karydi,  Ph.D., LMFT-I, CAC, CSAC

Phone: (803) 381-6272

803-896-4352 (SCYSPI Office)

alexandra.karydi@scdmh.org

alexkarydi@gmail.com

 

 

Joy Smith-Dailey, LISW-CP

2212 Devine St, Columbia, SC 29205

Phone: 803-667-0471

 

Lambda Legal

http://www.lambdalegal.org/                                                                                                  

Lambda Legal, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is a national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and those with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.

 

Southern Regional Office

730 Peachtree Street, NE, Suite 640

Atlanta, GA  30308-1210

Phone: 404-897-1880

Fax: 404-897-1884

 

National Center for Transgender Equality

http://www.transequality.org/

The National Center for Transgender Equality is a national social justice organization devoted to ending discrimination and violence against transgender people through education and advocacy on national issues of importance to transgender people. By empowering transgender people and our allies to educate and influence policymakers and others, NCTE facilitates a strong and clear voice for transgender equality in our nation's capital and around the country. NCTE maintains nationwide name and gender marker change database for every state and what is required for a passport and Social Security Administration.

 

1400 16th St. NW

Suite 510

Washington D.C. 20036

Phone: (202) 642-4542

E-mail: ncte@transequality.org

Additional Resources

 

Trans In The South A Guide to Resources and Services - from the Campaign for Southern Equality

SC Name Change Check list Document