Patient Consultations

Consultagene Clinic

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Contact Us Today:

Phone: (713) 799-1930
Fax: (713) 799-1928
E-mail: consultageneclinic@bcm.edu

What We Do

Our board-certified team of genetic counselors and clinical geneticists are experts in counseling for neurologic, cancer, prenatal, and reproductive indications.

Our clinic see patients for the following indications:

  • Pregnancy or preconception testing options
  • Fertility treatment
  • Personal or family history of cancer
  • Presymptomatic testing for Huntington's disease
  • Risk for neurodegenerative disease
  • Alzheimer's disease or related condition
  • Concerns about conditions running in their family
  • Your genetic testing results
  • Whether genetic testing is right for you

What to Expect

You can call or email the genetic counseling office to schedule your appointment. At the appointment, your genetic counselor will speak with you about your personal and family history, review any your genetic testing/screening results and/or ultrasound results you might have and assess the risk for a genetic condition. Your genetic counselor may recommend and coordinate genetic testing.

What is Included

  • One-on-one consult either in person, via telephone, or via video conference from the comfort of your home.
  • Online video resources
  • Online family history tools for personalized care
  • Coordination of appropriate genetic testing
  • Communication of results

Our Team


Sandra Darilek, MS, CGC


Jamie Fong, MS, CGC


Sarah Huguenard, MS, CGC


Salma Nassef, MS, CGC


Shweta Dhar, MD, MS, FACMG