Pediatric Telegenetics

Saint Francis Genetics provides pediatric telegenetic services to help diagnose, treat and prevent birth defects, structural abnormalities, inherited diseases, chromosomal abnormalities and cognitive impairment.
 

Pediatric Telegenetics at Saint Francis

Our geneticist will host appointments with you and your family via videoconference. These evaluations will help to identify genetic diseases, to establish appropriate genetic testing to diagnose or rule out a particular condition, and to coordinate genetic counseling before and after testing is pursued. Our genetic counselor is present during your appointment to schedule testing and further care.

Referrals are made to the pediatric telegenetics clinic for a variety of indications, including children who have:

  • One or more birth defects

  • Unusual features that may indicate a genetic condition

  • A diagnosed or suspected genetic condition

  • A family history that might put them at risk for health problems
Examples of genetic syndromes that are commonly seen in the genetic clinic include chromosomal rearrangements, Down syndrome, DiGeorge syndrome (22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome), Fragile X syndrome, Marfan syndrome, Neurofibromatosis, Turner syndrome and Williams syndrome.


Make an Appointment with Saint Francis Genetics

For more information, or to make an appointment with a genetic specialist, please call 918-502-8365. We're dedicated to assisting you with insurance authorizations for appropriate testing. Start gathering your relatives' history by printing and completing this family history form. Bring it with you to your appointment with our genetic specialist.

Physician Referral to Saint Francis Genetics

Physicians may refer a patient for genetic counseling or genetic evaluation by logging into EPIC or by using our Genetic Referral form.

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