Diagnosis and Management of Hereditary Disorders
The Department of Clinical Genetics looks into diagnosis and treatment of individuals and families with hereditary disorders. Clinical Geneticist helps parents or individuals identify genetic disorder, birth defect or chromosomal abnormality or conditions/ disorders that run in the family.
A recent publication highlighted the uptrend in genetic disorders leading to the need for more Clinical Geneticists. Timely intervention by geneticists can help in early diagnosis and treatment of patients with less complications. It can help the family understand the risk of recurrence in the family.
Our Clinical Geneticist is one of the few qualified doctors in the country to offer detailed assessment, diagnosis and management of genetic disorders.