Clinical Genetics

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212-305-6731

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Our clinical genetics team provides evaluation, risk assessment, genetic counseling, genetic testing, and clinical care for a variety of genetic conditions.

We provide ongoing care for patients with genetic conditions, coordinating with other specialists and helping patients access resources they need. When appropriate, we identify research studies for which patients may qualify, in order to understand their condition better or provide more therapeutic choices.

We have specialized programs for the diagnosis and care of the following patients:

Autism
Cardiomyopathies
Congenital heart disease
Congenital diaphragmatic hernias
Chromosomal disorders
Craniofacial disorders
Metabolic genetics
Seizures
Cancer

For patients planning their families, we provide reproductive options for having healthy children, including options that do not require an abortion.

Appointment Information: What to Expect

Before the appointment:

  • During your call to schedule an appointment, our office staff will ask you a series of questions, including your phone number, insurance information, and the reason for the appointment.
  • You will be mailed or emailed questionnaires to complete before the appointment or you may download the questionnaires from the links below.
  • Please provide us with any relevant medical records prior to the appointment for review by the doctor.

During the appointment:

  • Your appointment may take 1-2 hours depending on the type of condition and the complexity your situation.
  • Before meeting the doctor, you will meet with a genetic counselor to review your family history.
  • The doctor will examine the patient and the medical records, and may recommend genetic testing.
    • Depending on the testing ordered, it may take 2-12weeks for them to receive their results.

Questionnaires (THESE SHOULD BE LINKS)

  1. Pediatric, general

Questionnaire Pediatric Genetics (English)
Questionnaire Pediatric Genetics (Spanish)

  1. Adult, general

Questionnaire Adult Genetics (English)

  1. Cancer Genetics

Questionnaire Cancer Genetics Patient Medical History
Questionnaire Cancer Genetics Family History

  1. Cardiac Genetics

Questionnaire Cardiac Genetics