Clinic for Metabolic and Genetic Disorders of Bone
The Clinic for Metabolic and Genetic Disorders of Bone offers medical services to adult patients with a variety of bone disorders like osteoporosis, osteomalacia, rickets, metabolic bone diseases due to abnormalities in calcium and phosphorus metabolism, genetic disorders of bone such as osteogenesis imperfecta, heritable defects of collagen, and developmental abnormalities of bone.
The CMGB is especially geared for the care of patients with family history of bone disease, early-onset osteoporosis, and osteoporosis with suboptimal responses to conventional therapy. The clinic is staffed by Dr. Nagamani, an internist and clinical geneticist with experience in genetic disorders of bone and Ms. Tanya Eble, a certified genetic counselor. Services that are essential in the multidisciplinary management of bone disease including pain management, physical therapy and rehabilitation, orthopedics, genetic testing services, and infusion center are readily available within the Baylor Clinic system.
Sandesh C.S. Nagamani, M.D.
Department of Molecular and Human Genetics