Every individual cared for in the Heart Center from fetal life through adulthood potentially has heart disease related to an underlying genetic disorder. An understanding of genetic etiology has the potential to facilitate identification of associated anomalies or risks, influence management and improve recurrence risk counseling.


To refer a patient for consultation or continuing care in our Cardiovascular Genetics Clinic, please call 832-82-HEART (43278)



• Precision diagnosis of individuals suspected to have genetically-determined cardiovascular disease, including rare and undiagnosed conditions. • Evaluation and management of cardiovascular disorders in patients with identified genetic disorders or genetic results suspected to affect the cardiovascular system. Cardiovascular conditions associated with aortic dilation, aortic aneurysm, and aortic dissection that may be genetic. (Aortic Disorders Clinic) - Arterial tortuosity syndrome -... Read more

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