How can I find a genetic counselor?
You may wish to first speak with your physician about your concerns. They may be able to direct you to a medical geneticist or genetic counselor who will be specifically skilled in the area of your concern. A listing of Genetic Counselors in Greater Kansas City may be found at this link. Genetic counselors have a national certification, which ensures that the counselor is competent in numerous areas of practice. You may determine the status of a counselor’s certification through the American Board of Genetic Counseling www.abgc.net.
Additional resources to find genetic services: