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Genetics

Franklin Desposito, MD, Medical Director

(973) 972-3300

The Center for Human and Molecular Genetics is a comprehensive, university-based genetics service offering the widest range of tests, diagnosis, and counseling in New Jersey. The center has programs for the diagnosis and management of people at-risk for birth defects and inherited genetic diseases, carriers of abnormal genes, suspected carriers of abnormal genes including some cancers, and metabolic or chromosomal abnormalities. A comprehensive program focusing on adult onset genetic diseases includes testing, counseling and appropriate clinical followup. The Program's genetics professionals provide patients with a thorough, objective, and practical examination of their individualized risk factors for a number of heritable adult onset diseases.

Staff
Helio Pedro, MD
Beth Pletcher, MD
Ling-Yu Shih, MD, PhD