Diagnostic genetics services at Boston Medical Center provide expertise in the diagnosis and evaluation of genetic and developmental disorders for patients, including:

  1. Management of genetic-based conditions in adult, pregnant and pediatric patients
  2. Access to Molecular and Cytogenetic testing
  3. Rapid, direct communication with referring physicians

Below, are the available diagnostic genetic services and corresponding contact information.

Diagnostic Genetic Services Phone Number
Adult Genetics 617.414.4841
Amyloidosis Center 617.358.4750
Hematology 617.414.1024
Prenatal Genetics 617.414.2000
Cancer Genetics 617.638.6428
Pediatric Genetics 617.414.4841
Diagnostic Molecular Genetics Laboratory Services 617.414.3701
Microbiology Molecular Diagnostics 617.414.4737

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Specialty Clinics

Our Team

Geneticists

Clinical Genetics - Licensed Genetic Counselors

Philip D. Connors, MS, CGC
Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

617.414.2000

Special Interests: Prenatal Genetics, Cancer Genetics, Genetic Counseling

Lillian Sosa, MS, CGC
Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

617.414.2000

Special Interests: Prenatal Genetics, Genetic Counseling

Additional Information

Residency and Fellowship Information

Maternal Health Addiction Fellowship

Genetic Counseling Training & Education

Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine offers a Master of Science degree in Genetic Counseling. For more information about the curriculum, faculty, research, and graduate experience, please visit our website

For additional questions, please contact Kathleen Berentsen Swenson at 617.638.7170 or email: gcprog@bu.edu.