Clinical genetics

Our services

Part of East Anglian Medical Genetics Service.

Our highly-skilled multidisciplinary team of doctors, genetic counsellors and clinical scientists provide individuals and families with:

  • Clinical and laboratory diagnosis of genetic disorders
  • Risk assessment and genetic counselling for patients who have a family history of an inherited disorder or a family cancer syndrome
  • Predictive genetic testing including prenatal diagnosis for some genetic disorders.

The Clinical Genetics service is supported by a dedicated team of secretarial and administrative staff who will help to arrange your appointment.

Non-urgent advice: Service information

The genetics team can answer referred persons questions about a genetic condition affecting them or other members of their family.

  • Referrals
  • Familial cancer guidelines
  • Genetic counselling
  • Family history forms and confirmations
  • Genetic testing for breast and ovarian cancer (BRCA1 and BRCA2)
  • Cystic Fibrosis adult carrier testing
  • The on call system
  • Frequently asked questions
  • Patient information leaflets