Welcome to Pediatric Genetics and Metabolism

Our mission is to provide comprehensive clinical care and diagnostic genetic services to those referred for the evaluation of genetic disorders. We also strive to effectively teach medical genetics to students and residents at all levels of their training, and to conduct excellent clinical and molecular-based genetics research.

Newborn Screenings

Screening Metabolic & Genetic Condition

Inborn Error of Metabolism

Florida screens every newborn for more than 35 inherited metabolic and/or genetic conditions. The Pediatric Division of Genetics & Metabolism serves as the regional center for referral of newborns.

newborn screening

Divisional Programs

Cytogenetics Lab

The Cytogenetics Lab offers chromosome testing that includes prenatal, postnatal, and cancer diagnostic studies.

Cytogenetics Lab

Genetic Counseling

Our Genetic Counselors work to determine relevant family history and provide clarification about recurrence risks, the disease process and address other parental concerns.

Counseling

Metabolic Nutrition Services

Our metabolic Nutrition Services include newborn screening, metabolic nutrition, and PKU programs.

Metabolic Nutrition Services