U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Mount Sinai Center for Jewish Genetic Diseases

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Division of Medical Genetics Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences One Gustave L. Levy Place Box 1497
New York, NY 10029-6574
212-241-6947 (Voice)
212-860-3316 (FAX)


The Mount Sinai Center for Jewish Genetic Diseases is the oldest center in the country dedicated to the care of patients with genetic disorders that are prevalent in the Jewish community and to conducting research focused on the development of improved diagnostic and treatment modalities. The Center conducts a Jewish genetic disease screening program, which provides expert screening and genetic counseling to individuals at risk for being carriers of these diseases. All services are provided by board-certified genetic counselors and clinical and molecular geneticists.

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Wednesday, Oct 14, 2015