What is Genetic Counseling?
Although most cancer is not inherited and happens by chance, approximately 5% -10% of all cancers are due to a hereditary factor. Our master’s prepared board certified genetic counselor is available to assess your cancer risk.
What to expect through the life cycle if a person is diagnosed with a genetic condition
How a genetic condition is passed along in the family
How that condition may be prevented, treated, or managed
Organizations and support groups for specific conditions
Insurance coverage for genetic tests and services
Complete a Family History Questionnaire
Genetic counseling is the process of assessing risk factors for genetic conditions, and providing information and support to individuals and their families regarding:
Please call (630) 208-4353 for more information about genetic counseling.