Providing care to all pronouns.

Our practices provide a safe and understanding environment for all sexual orientations and gender identities.

Below is a list of our providers who have self-identified as having experience working with LGBTQ* individuals to meet their specific healthcare needs.

 

Endocrinology

 

Dr. Wilson Sze

 

Wilson Sze, MD
Stony Brook Endocrine Consultants
200 Motor Parkway, Suite C-16
Hauppauge, NY 11788

 

Wilson Sze, MD of Stony Brook Endocrine Consultants is board certified in internal medicine and endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism. He has expertise in providing comprehensive endocrinology consultation for initiation or continuation of hormone therapy, while helping support patients explore their identity. To schedule an appointment, call (631) 638-4933.

 

 

 

 

  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Amenorrhea
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Diabetes in Pregnancy
  • Graves' Disease (Hyperthyroid)
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypocalcemia/Hypercalcemia
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid Disease
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Transgender Care
  • Postpartum Thyroiditis
  • Thyroid Diseases
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
  • Insulin Resistance

 

 

Fertility
 

Dr. Richard Bronson

 

Richard Bronson, MD, FACOG
Island Fertility
500 Commack Road, Suite 202
Commack, NY 11725

Dr. Avner Hershlag

 

Avner Hershlag, MD, FACOG
Island Fertility
500 Commack Road, Suite 202
Commack, NY 11725

Dr. Lauren Safier

 

Lauren Safier, MD, FACOG
Island Fertility
500 Commack Road, Suite 202
Commack, NY 11725

Dr. James Stelling

 

James Stelling, MD, FACOG, HCLD
Island Fertility
500 Commack Road, Suite 202
Commack, NY 11725

Dr. Bradley Trivax

 

Bradley Trivax, MD, FACOG
Island Fertility
500 Commack Road, Suite 202
Commack, NY 11725

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Island Fertility provides a safe and understanding environment for all sexual orientations and gender identities on their fertility journey. They participate in seminars with the LGBT Center in Hauppauge and make it their mission to educate ourselves and our staff on best practices in providing support for the LGBTQ* community. To schedule an appointment at Island Fertility in Commack, call (631) 638-4600.

 

  • Sperm Preservation
  • Timed Intercourse
  • Ovulation Induction
  • Intrauterine Insemination (IUI)
  • Oocyte Preservation
  • In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
  • Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)
  • Assisted Hatching
  • Embryo Biopsy for Preimplantation Genetic Testing
  • Donor Sperm
  • Semen Analysis
  • Testicular Function Testing
  • Ovarian Function Testing
  • Uterine Imaging
  • Fallopian Tube Imaging
  • Uterine Biopsy

 

 

Infectious Disease

Dr. Alexea Gaffney-Adams

 

Alexea Gaffney-Adams, MD 
Stony Brook Medical Associates
2500 Nesconset Highway, Building 11D
Stony Brook, NY 11790

 

Stony Brook Medical Associates supports all sexual orientations and gender identities. Alexea Gaffney-Adams, MD provides diagnosis, treatment and prevention resources for conditions that are common among the  LGBTQ* community. To schedule an appointment, call (631) 689-7899.

 

 

 

 

  • PrEP/HIV Prevention
  • HIV/AIDS Treatment
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vaccinations
  • STI Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Infectious Disease Consultation
  • Lyme Disease and Tick-Borne Infections
  • Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus (MRSA)
  • Pneumonia
  • Travel Medicine
  • Bone and Joint Infections
  • Recurrent UTIs
  • Skin and Skin Structure Infections (Cellulitis)
  • Diagnosis and Management of Acute and Chronic Medical Conditions

 

 

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Polly Kanganis, MD

 

Polly Kanganis, MD, FACOG
Smithtown Women’s Health
309 E. Main Street, Suite 101
Smithtown, NY 11787

 

Polly Kanganis, MD, FACOG of Smithtown Women’s Health understands the unique Ob/Gyn needs of the LGBTQ* community. She provides comprehensive care in a welcoming and nonjudgemental environment. To schedule an appointment, call (631) 265-4567 Opt. 2.

 

 

 

 

  • Annual Exams
  • Abnormal Bleeding Issues
  • Abnormal Pap Smears
  • Bladder Issues
  • Birth Control
  • Colposcopy
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Fibroids
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Urinary Tract Infections
  • Incontinence
  • IUD Insertion and Removal
  • LGBTQ*/Transgender GYN Care
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Management of Osteoporosis
  • Menopausal Care
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap & HPV Testing
  • STD Testing
  • Treatment for Abnormal Pap Smear
  • Ultrasounds
  • Vulvar Biopsies
  • Sexual Dysfunction and Other Related Issues

 

 

Internal Medicine / Primary Care

Justin Waryold, DNP

 

Justin Waryold, DNP
Partners in Primary Care
267 East Main Street, Building C
Smithtown, NY 11787

 

Justin Waryold, DNP of Partners in Primary Care provides comprehensive medical care in a respectful and nonjudgmental way. With knowledge of medical conditions that are more common among LGBTQ* individuals, you can trust him to offer the appropriate preventive screenings based on your specific needs. To schedule an appointment, call (631) 418-8069.

 

 


 

  • Preventive Medicine
  • Vaccinations
  • Rapid HIV Testing
  • Rapid Hep C Testing
  • Pregnancy Testing
  • PrEP and PEP for HIV
  • Gender Affirming Medical Treatments
  • Sex-Positive Friendly Provider
  • Internal Medicine / Primary Care
  • Sexual Health / Sex-Positive Provider