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Belgian trans surgery is considered very good (depending on the surgeon.) Many people in the Netherlands go to Belgium for surgery, despite the longer waiting lists!
Note, Belgium has a central site for trans health resources and info.
|Real Life Test?||No|
|Psychiatrist approval?||Yes currently? The law is changing next year. Should be much more accessible then.|
Here are centers for trans care in Belgium:
|Name||Region||Gatekeeping Policy||For||Services||Wait list||Description|
|Ghent University Hospital for Sexology and Gender||Ghent||Set by law, see above.||All enby + trans||HRT, FFS, SRS, hair removal, psychiatry||First appointment, for initial talk: >9 months.||Very comprehensive care for all trans people. Excellent SRS, in particular.|
|2Pass Clinic||Antwerp||Set by law, see above.||Trans women only.||Voice therapy, HRT, hair removal, plastic surgery (only FFS/BA for trans women.)||Voice therapy: None, HRT: ~1 month.||They promise to make you pass, apparently! Probably a good place if you're focused on passing!|
Here's a detailed description of healthcare of the pipeline in Belgium.