Your genetic makeup plays a crucial role in your overall well-being. It influences your health from the moment you are born, and can also impact any health conditions you might experience as you grow older and your children.
The future of medicine
At Tufts Medicine, we're here to help you every step of the way. Our team of genetic specialists uses the latest advancements in genetic medicine to help improve your quality of life. We understand that genetic testing can be a difficult decision, but rest assured that our team will be there to guide you through the process. In the event that a genetic condition is detected, we'll provide personalized care and support, and address any questions or concerns that you may have.
Our team of experts is here to help you with your genetic health concerns. We're equipped to diagnose and treat a wide range of genetic conditions, so you can be confident that you're in good hands.
Genetic testing is a powerful tool that can give you the information you need to make informed decisions about your or your child's risk of inheriting a genetic condition.
Our experienced genetic counselors can help you decide if genetic testing is right for you and will carefully explain your test results and treatment options in collaboration with the geneticist. Our genetic testing services include:
- Carrier testing to determine if you or your partner are carriers for particular genetic conditions
- Diagnostic testing
- Testing to determine if you're at risk for a specific genetic condition
- Prenatal testing
We offer preconception and prenatal testing to give you the information you need to make informed decisions about family planning.
Our compassionate, experienced doctors and genetic counselors will be there for you and your family at every stage of your journey, from screening to diagnosis and when it comes time to decide on reproductive options.
When genetic syndromes have been identified, we're here to provide you with the support to make the best decisions for your health.
We care about your well-being, not just one part of it. If our tests show that you need help from more than one specialist, we will bring together a team of experts to give you the best possible care. Our specialists work closely with each other to create a personalized treatment plan that fits your unique needs and conditions. Rest assured that your health is our top priority.