Genetics

You may have many questions about genetic disorders and wonder where to go to get them answered. Geneticists and genetic counselors at UMass Memorial Medical Center treat adults, children and families in a caring environment. Our experts provide diagnosis, genetic counseling and patient management.

Genetics Services We Provide

We provide the following services:

  • Diagnosis and management of patients with congenital malformations, genetic syndromes, chromosomal disorders and inborn errors of metabolism
  • Diagnostic evaluation of children with developmental delays and/or mental retardation
  • Genetic counseling and testing for individuals, couples and families who may be at risk for inherited diseases
  • Diagnostic, carrier and prenatal testing for expectant parents
  • A Genetics Dermatology Combined Clinic that diagnoses and treats genetic skin disorders in children and young adults
  • Evaluation and genetic counseling/testing of adult-onset hereditary disorders

Appointments: 855-UMASS-MD

Locations:

Children's Medical Center
University Campus, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Memorial Campus, 119 Belmont Street, Worcester, MA 01605

Children's Hospital Association 


The National Children's Study

Telephone: 508-334-5979