Meet Our Team
Dr. Scott Mosser, Board-certified Plastic Surgeon
Scott W. Mosser, MD began his career in Medicine as a Fulbright Scholar to Ecuador, where he spent a year investigating the Ecuadorian healthcare system. He is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine (Houston, TX) and Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, OH), where he completed his internship and six years of comprehensive general and plastic surgery training. This was followed by a year-long fellowship dedicated to cosmetic surgery, during which time he perfected his techniques in facial and body cosmetic surgery. Dr. Mosser is a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and is a member of the World Professional Association of Transgender Health. Dr. Mosser has a private practice with offices in downtown San Francisco at 450 Sutter Street, Union Square.
Dr. Mosser has been performing gender surgeries for over 13 years and opened The Gender Confirmation Center in 2013. Since then, he has dedicated himself exclusively to gender affirming care.
Learn more about Dr. Mosser’s commitment to gender surgery and The Gender Confirmation Center’s philosophy here.
Dr. Alexander Facque, Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon
Alexander Facque, M.D. got his start in gender-affirming care as a resident at the Icahn School of Medicine at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, where he first felt the importance of gender-affirming surgery. He then spent a year training under Dr. Loren Schechter as a fellow at Weiss Memorial Hospital’s Gender Confirmation Surgery and Practice Leadership in Chicago, continuing to expand his knowledge and practice. Dr. Facque is a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon and is proud to bring his skills in facial feminization surgery, top surgery, and body contouring to The Gender Confirmation Center.
Andria Baltodano, Vice President
Our Practice Administrator, Andria, has been a professional in the medical & aesthetic field for the past seven years. During this time, she has had the privilege of building relationships with patients from all over the world. Andria is very dedicated to the overall patient experience in our office. She has had a part in hand-selecting each member of our staff and she takes great pride in the service each one provides. Her compassion for others shines through in every patient interaction.
Born and raised in San Francisco, Andria knows all the hidden gems that San Francisco has to offer. When she’s not spending time with family or friends, you can find her out on the town dancing Salsa or practicing her Argentine Tango.
Georgina Sanchez, Surgery Manager
Georgina has worked in the Aesthetic Industry for over 10 years. Her career started off as an Esthetician and Makeup Artist but her interest in Medical Aesthetics motivated her to receive a Bachelor in Health Care Administration and a Medical Assisting Degree. Working in Plastic and Cosmetic Dermatology has been the perfect fit for her. As the Azala Ambassador, Georgina’s personable approach with patients makes them feel at ease with her warm and friendly energy. She currently serves as a “go-to” person due to in depth knowledge of cosmetic treatments and skincare.
On her free time she enjoys visiting museums with her two boys who share her interests in Astronomy and Art History.
Charity Rose, Director of Communications
Charity Rose is a trans non-binary individual with a passion for providing wellness and care for those who would otherwise be unable to attain. With 8 years of non-profit management experience, they were looking to grow professionally in a space where they could be seen and understood. Working for the Gender Confirmation Center of San Francisco is a perfect combination of finding safety for themself and being able to extend it to others in the community. Charity manages a variety of trans health improvement projects in addition to coordinating gender education conferences for Dr. Scott Mosser. They are honored to have the privilege to extend their knowledge of trans healthcare and wellness in order to shed light upon issues affecting the community today.
Originally a flat lander, they moved to California for the mountains and ocean. In their free time they can be found trail running in the East Bay Parks, admiring other people's dogs, and reading.
Kiana Ambris, Surgery Coordinator / Patient Coordinator Lead
Kiana’s main focus as Surgery Coordinator is to provide every patient with an amazing and attentive experience. Realizing that surgery is a pivotal life decision, Kiana takes pride in nurturing a relaxing environment where patients can feel at ease by her informative approach. She is also a Registered Medical Assistant and loves playing a key role in being able to care for, and build relationships with those she comes in contact with.
In Kiana’s free time she enjoys spending time with family and close friends, indulging in the outdoors, and expanding her palette of favorite foods.
Nelly Maltez, Surgery Coordinator / Patient Coordinator
Nelly is our patient coordinator and surgical coordinator, born in San Francisco and raised in the
bay area. She studied business at UC Berkeley and is now pursuing a career in medicine,
specifically reconstructive surgery. She is excited about being a part of the team to continue to
learn how to provide the best in patient care and experiences. In her leisure time Nelly loves to
travel and is passionate about health and fitness. She is also a foodie, avidly searching for the
newest foodie finds in SF.
Elina Safanieva, Ambassador
Elina, our Ambassador is the first and last friendly face you’ll see when you visit our practice. With a background in Customer Service, Elina has perfected the art of keeping our patient flow running smoothly while effortlessly being a social butterfly. Elina studied Human Biology and Psychology at San Francisco City College and hopes to become a Registered Nurse. Giving back to the community and caring for her family plays an integral role in Elina’s life. She has volunteered services at numerous charities in the Bay Area and most enjoys providing mentorship to children.
In her spare time, Elina enjoys incorporating inspiration from San Francisco’s diversity in to her culinary concoctions, Bikram Yoga, travel, and taking hikes with her dog Harlem.