Regional Genetics Consultations 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. When your patient is in need of genetic counseling, this is a resource from which they may benefit.
Services provided include:
- Diagnostic evaluations
- Confirmatory testing
- Medical management
- Provision of non-directive counseling to individuals and families
- Case management
- Individual and family support
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.
How do I make a referral?
Referrals will be accepted from physicians, nurses, social workers, clergy, teachers, families and other. To schedule an appointment for genetic consultation services for your patient, to find out about educational opportunities or to find out more about genetic counseling services, call 1- 800 260-2065.
Where can I get more information?
To learn more visit their website.
Clinics – Sites and Schedules
A current schedule can be accessed here.
Regional Genetics Clinics are located in:
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)
8605 Chambery Blvd
Johnston, IA 50131
Mercy Medical Center
250 Mercy Drive
Dubuque, Iowa 52001
Physician’s Office Building West (behind Trinity Regional Hospital)
804 Kenyon Road, Suite 205 (2nd Floor)
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
UI Children's Hospital
Pediatric Specialty Clinic
200 Hawkins Drive, 2400 Colloton Pavilion
Iowa City, Iowa 52242
Toll Free: 888-573-KIDS (5437)
22 Georgia Avenue, Suite 310
Mason City, Iowa 50401
2624 Orchard Drive
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
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.