East Anglian Medical Genetics Service

Type of service:
Health Services
Address:
Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB2 0QQ
Telephone number:
01223 245151
Service description:

The East Anglian Medical Genetics Service comprises the hospital's Genetics Laboratories and its Clinical Genetics department. Together they:

  • Diagnose genetic disorders - in the clinic and using lab tests.
  • Counsel individuals and families - for example, offering risk assessments for patients who have a family history of an inherited disorder or familial cancer syndrome.
  • Research the causes of birth defects and genetic diseases.
  • Educate health care professionals about genetics.

The service is provided by an integrated team of doctors, genetic counsellors and laboratory scientists, who are supported by secretarial and administrative staff.

Cost:
Contact provider for cost details
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Open to everyone
Referral route:
  • G.P or health referral
Last updated on:
28/08/2019