East Anglian Medical Genetics Service

Type of service:
Health Services
Address:
Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB2 0QQ
Service description:
The East Anglian Medical Genetics Service comprises the genetics laboratories (molecular genetics and cytogenetics) and clinical genetics and 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:
15/10/2018