Regional Genetics Clinics

Since 1976, the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital has offered Genetics Outreach Clinics across Iowa that provide comprehensive, family-centered, genetic health care to individuals and families.

Services provided include:

  • Diagnostic evaluations
  • Confirmatory testing
  • Medical management
  • Provision of non-directive counseling to individuals and families
  • Case management
  • Individual and family support
  • Education
  • Consultation
  • Referral

What is the cost for the service?

Some insurance companies reimburse for genetic consultation. Third party payers will be billed if a family has coverage. Laboratory procedures, if needed will be billed separately.

To learn more visit their website.

Clinics - Sites and Schedules

A current schedule can be accessed here.

Regional Genetics Clinics are located in:


McFarland Clinic
1215 Duff Avenue, 2nd Floor
Ames, Iowa

Phone: 877-891-5350


University of Iowa Children's Hospital - Pediatric Specialty Services
Genesis Health Group
865 Lincoln Road, Suite 500
Bettendorf, Iowa 52722

Phone: 855-543-2884 (855 KID AT UI)

Des Moines/Johnston

ChildServe (Des Moines/Johnston)
5406 Merle Hay Road
Johnston, Iowa 50131

Phone: 877-891-5350


Mercy Medical Center
250 Mercy Drive
Dubuque, Iowa 52001

Phone: 877-891-5350

Fort Dodge

Physician's Office Building West (behind Trinity Regional Hospital)
804 Kenyon Road, Suite L
Fort Dodge, Iowa 50501

Phone: 877-891-5350

Iowa City

UI Children's Hospital
Pediatric Specialty Clinic
200 Hawkins Drive, 2400 Colloton Pavilion
Iowa City, Iowa 52242

Appointment: 319-356-2229

Emergency: 319-356-1616

Toll Free: 888-573-KIDS (5437)

Mason City

Mohawk Square
22 Georgia Avenue, Suite 310
Mason City, Iowa 50401

Phone: 877-891-5350


Covenant Medical Center
3421 West 9th Street, Suite G4400
Waterloo, Iowa 50702

Phone: 877-891-5350

Scheduling an Appointment

To schedule an appointment for genetic consultation services, to find out about educational opportunities or to find out more about genetic counseling services, call 1 800 260-2065.