In this episode of Back to Health, Georges Sylvestre, M.D. discusses considerations for LGBTQ parenting and family building. He highlights the current landscape for the LGBTQ community in this country and options available for those considering parenthood. He also discusses his own journey with surrogacy and starting a family here in New York. Finally he reviews the compassionate care options available to LGBTQ patients at Weill Cornell Medicine.
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