Genetic Counselors in Florida

Women’s Care provides individuals and couples with genetic counseling services to determine you and your family’s inherited risk for diseases or cancer. Our board-certified genetic counselors will work closely with you to make sure you understand each step taken for your health and answer any questions you may have along the way.

Genetic Counseling Services

Whether you are expecting a baby or are concerned for your health, Women’s Care offers comprehensive genetic counseling. Our genetic counseling services provide personalized testing and information about diseases and disorders in your family to determine if risk factors may be present.

What to Expect

Before deciding whether or not you should undergo genetic testing, our expert genetic counselors will review the following information with you:

  • Review your family medical history and assess your risk for hereditary cancers.
  • Explain the risk of hereditary cancers and the chance of finding a mutation through genetic testing.
  • Discuss the benefits and limitations of genetic testing.
  • Interpret genetic test results and explain what they mean for you.
  • Review and discuss the medical management options available to you.
  • Help you make an informed decision about genetic testing and follow-up care.

Risk Factors

Our genetic counselors may recommend genetic testing if any of the following risk factors are present:

  • Personal and/or family medical history indicates a genetic predisposition to cancer.
  • You or a family member has been diagnosed with cancer before the age of 50.
  • A close relative has experienced more than one cancer, such as breast cancer involving both breasts or breast and ovarian cancer.
  • Multiple generations of a family have been diagnosed with cancer.
  • Known genetic mutation in the family (e.g. BRCA1 or BRCA2).

Why Use Our Genetic Counseling Services?

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Comprehensive Genetic Counseling Services in FL

Women’s Care is committed to providing patients and their families with the highest quality genetic counseling services in Florida. After thorough evaluation, our team will make the most appropriate recommendations based on your individual needs and concerns. Patients looking for professional genetic counseling, please schedule an appointment at Women’s Care today!