Specialty Services

Who should have a genetic evaluation?

Individuals with:

  • Intellectual disability
  • Dysmorphic features
  • Birth defects
  • Known or suspected metabolic disorders
  • Known or suspected chromosome disorder
  • Short stature, blindness or deafness
  • Family history of known or suspected genetic disorder

What is involved in a genetic evaluation?

  • Confirming, diagnosing or ruling out a genetic condition
  • Identifying medical management issues
  • Calculating and communicating genetic risks
  • Providing information regarding support
  • Family history assessment
  • Written communication with referring doctor(s) and family
  • Periodic follow-up evaluations

Who Provides Genetics Consultations?

Our clinical geneticists and genetic counselor with referrals to other specialists as necessary.