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The Division of Genetics helps patients and their families throughout Maine and New Hampshire by providing valuable genetic services, including evaluation, diagnosis, and ongoing management and testing.

In addition to seeing patients in our Portland office, we provide outreach clinics across Maine and in-patient consulting services at The Barbara Bush Children's Hospital and Maine Medical Center. The Division provides 24-hour on call coverage for Genetics services for current patients and their families, as well as urgent consultations for hospitalized patients.

Our team manages The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital Metabolism Program providing complete metabolic dietitian, genetic counseling, medical management and family support for individuals with inborn errors of metabolism.

Physician and genetic counseling services are provided to the Southern Maine Cleft Lip and Palate Program, the Southern Maine Spina Bifida Program and the MMC Cystic Fibrosis Program. Additional genetic counseling services are available for the MMC Hemophilia Clinic. Prenatal genetic counseling is offered by Maine Medical Partners – Women’s Health.

Our Services

  • Genetic consultative and management services
  • The Barbara Bush Children's Hospital Metabolism Program
  • The Southern Maine Cleft Lip & Palate Program

Patient Education

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