Dr. Rixt Luikenaar’s Blog

Healthcare, Transgender

Dr. Rixt Luikenaar & Patients on RadioActive, KRCL

Following up on Dr. Rixt Luikenaar's Op-Ed on Transgender Health Care Equality, she was featured along with her patients on the Dec. 13, 2017 episode of local radio show "RadioActive" on the station KRCL 90.1.  The discussion highlighted the difficulties faced by transgender and gender non-conforming patients within the current health care system. Thanks to… Continue reading Dr. Rixt Luikenaar & Patients on RadioActive, KRCL

Healthcare, Transgender

Transgender Healthcare Equality

by Rixt Luikenaar, MD, FACOG Rebirth OB/GYN Clinic + Gender Center As a medical clinic providing health care to about 3000 transgender and gender nonconforming patients, it has become apparent that discrimination is still rampant. We fight daily with insurance companies trying to get preventive services covered as pap smears, mammograms, PrEP or contraceptive options,… Continue reading Transgender Healthcare Equality

Healthcare, LGBT, Transgender

Dr. Rixt Luikenaar: LGBT-Friendly Provider Spotlight

Dr. Rixt Luikenaar was interviewed by the Utah Doula Association. This article first appeared on their website on April 24, 2017 Guest blog by Tobie Spears Rixt A. Luikenaar, M.D., FACOG board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, has been providing exceptional healthcare both locally and abroad for over 15 years. She holds numerous awards and continues… Continue reading Dr. Rixt Luikenaar: LGBT-Friendly Provider Spotlight