Patients who are 18 years or older, who have a known diagnosis of genetic disease or need evaluation for genetic diagnosis of adult-onset can be seen at the adult genetics clinic located at the Smith Clinic. The clinic physicians will see patients with conditions such as Marfan syndrome, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, neurofibromatosis, familial cancer syndromes such as hereditary breast and ovarian cancer, Lynch syndrome, as well as, chromosomal conditions such as Turner syndrome, Klinefelter syndrome, Williams syndrome, etc. Detailed family history is taken along with a regular medical exam which includes an interview as well as a physical exam. Genetic testing is done when appropriate and patients and families are counseled in depth.
- Clinic Hours: Tuesdays, 8 a.m. – 12 noon
Scheduling and Referrals
Referrals from within Ben Taub Hospital or affiliated centers should be entered in Harris Health System Epic.
Referrals from physicians outside Harris Health System should call (713) 873-8890 and request a referral form.
2525-A Holly Hall St.
Houston, TX 77054