Medical Genetics Clinic - Welcome

Our team has expertise in the diagnosis and management of patients with a wide variety of genetic conditions and/or constellation of medical problems. Typically, reasons for referral include:

  • Abnormal newborn screening results
  • Autism
  • Birth defects
  • Chromosome anomalies
  • Connective tissue disorders
  • Craniosynostoses
  • Developmental delay/intellectual disability
  • Failure to thrive
  • Hearing loss
  • Hypotonia
  • Inborn errors of metabolism
  • Skeletal dysplasias
  • Tumor disorders

Individuals with family members who have a genetic condition are also referred to clarify their risk for inheriting and/or passing on the genetic condition.

There are also genetic services located outside the Institute of Genetic Medicine, but within the Johns Hopkins University and/or Kennedy Krieger Institute. Some of these specialty clinics include: