Gender Dysphoria

(Gender Identity Disorder or Transgenderism)

and its Management 

New Delhi,India

We are a team of professionals at the Sitaram Bhartia Institute of Science and Research who work together to assess and manage this group of disorders.

We follow a standard protocol which is tailored to each client's needs but includes the following minimum requirements.

1. Thorough assessment of mental state and diagnosis by a member of the team (Psychiatrist or Clinical Psychologist)

2. Psychotherapy .Each client's goals of therapy are specific and may vary.

The main aims remain:

  • Providing information about and exploring gender and sexuality issues
  • Understanding and making sense of  the individual within the family , workplace and social system.
  • Exploring the various available options of management, their implications possible effects and risk
  • Developing an individual centred plan which includes various elements of psychotherapeutic input, family or systemic therapy, supportive psychotherapy, cross gender hormone therapy , Sex reassignment Surgery
  • Helping the individual to review the plan from time to time alongwith the team.

More about:

Hormone therapy

Sex reassignment Surgery

Professionals in the team

  • Urology


Dr. (Col) S. V. Kotwal, M.S, M.Ch
Consultant- Urologist and Surgeon


  • Psychiatrists:

Dr Amit Sen : Senior Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Dr Kavita Arora : Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist



  • Endocrine Specialist

Dr A S Lata : Consultant Endocrinologist

Dr Arvind Kumar