If you plan to get sex-reassignment surgery, you’ll need written proof from the surgeon — signed, dated, and notarized! — to get the sex on your birth certificate changed.
If you can afford an attorney to help you with any of the above, don’t hesitate to do so. Much like the other aspects of transition, this process will be a lot less painful if you hire a professional.
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