Genetics Centers in Northern New Jersey

Summit Medical Group

 

1 Diamond Hill Road

Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922

Phone: (908) 277-8728

Fax: (973)-992-1991

http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/

 

Genetic Counselor:

Niecee Singer, M.S., C.G.C. 

E-mail: nsingerschonberger@smgnj.com

 

Services:

Cancer genetics

Prenatal genetics

Adult genetics

 

Updated:  June 2009

Saint Barnabas Medial Center 

The Cancer Genetic Counseling and Inherited Risk Evaluation Program,

Psychosocial Support Services Cancer Program

94 Old Short Hills Road

Radiation Oncology -Rm.1748B

Livingston NJ, 07039

phone : 973-322-8601

fax: 973-324-4867

Genetic Counselors :

Alejandra M Gomez, MS., LCGC

New Jersey Licensed and Certified Genetic Counselor

Other sites:

Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center

Breast Health and Disease Management

200 South Orange Avenue,

Livingston NJ, 07039

phone: 973-322-0202

fax: 973-322-7559

Genetic Counselors:

Julie Reichling, MS, LCGC

New Jersey Licensed and Certified Genetic Counselor

Hackensack University Medical Center

 

Genetics Service

30 Prospect Ave.

Hackensack, NJ 07601

Phone: (551) 996-5264

Fax: (551) 996-5176

 

Geneticists:

·         Helio Pedro, MD

·         Irene Hung, MD

·         Reena Jethva, MD

·         Maria Schwab, MD

 Genetic Counselors:

·         Karen Valdez-Gonzalez, MS, MPH, CGC

                     o    Clinical Supervisor

·         Kathleen Barnes, MS, CGC

·         Tamara Drazin, MS, CGC

·         Daisy Gershuny, MS, CGC

·         Miriam Maik, MS, CGC

·         Chana Ratner, MS, CGC

·         Sarah Parisotto, MS, CGC

·         Robin Wolf, MS, CGC

·         Aliza Zidell, MS, CGC

 

Metabolic Dietitian:

  •          Angela Samuels, RD

 

Services:

Pediatric Genetics

Prenatal Genetics

Pregnancy Loss/Infertility

Assisted Reproductive Technology

Cancer Genetics

Adult Genetics

Metabolic Disease/inborn errors of metabolism

State designated newborn screening follow-up center

Gaucher Disease and Lysosomal Treatment Center

  

Outreach Clinic:

Mountainside: Hereditary Cancer Risk Assessment

 

Support Groups:

AFTER

Group for couples who terminated a pregnancy with a genetic disease/congenital anomaly

 

POSITIVE THOUGHTS

Support for BRCA positive women will start within the next few months

 

Updated: June 2019

 

New Jersey Perinatal Associates

 

Saint Barnabas Medical Center

94 Old Short Hills Road

East Wing Suite 402

Livingston, NJ 07039

Phone: 973-322-2844

Fax: 973-322-2309

 

Alternate sites: 

Clara Maass Medical Center

1 Clara Maass Medical Drive

Belleville, NJ 07109

973-450-2589

 

34 Mountain Boulevard

Warren, NJ 07059

908-769-2577

 

Holy Name Medical Center

718 Teaneck Road 3rd Floor

Teaneck, NJ 07666

201-833-7018

 

560 Springfield Ave., Suite 102

Westfield, NJ 07090

908-233-8640 / fax 908-389-1410

 

Genetic Counselors:

Laura A. Limone, MS, CGC 

Director of Perinatal Genetics 

E-mail:  llimone@njperinatal.com

 

Nicole D. Loia, MS, CGC

Genetic Counselor

E-mail: nloia@njperinatal.com

 

Susan Levine, MS, CGC 

Genetic Counselor

E-mail: slevine@njperinatal.com

 

Mara Van Etten, MS, CGC

Genetic Counselor

E-mail: mvanetten@njperinatal.com

 

Kaylee R. Barber, MS, CGC

E-mail: kbarber@njperinatal.com

 

Services:

Pre-conception & prenatal genetic counseling

First trimester screening

 

Updated: July 2014

 

Reprogenetics, LLC

 

3 Regent Street, Suite 301

Livingston, NJ 07039

Phone: (973) 436-5000

Fax: (973) 710-4238

 

Genetic Counselors:

 Amy Jordan, M.S., C.G.C.

Clinical Genetic Services

Email: ajordan@reprogenetics.com

Phone: (973) 436-5003

           (973) 436-5016

 

Services:

Preimplanation Genetic Diagnosis counseling

 

Updated: November 2012  

 

Morristown Memorial Hospital

 

Jacobs Levy Equity Management Personalized Genomic Medicine Program

435 South Street, Suite 220A

Morristown, NJ 07960

Phone: 973-524-1898

Fax: 973-290-7430

 

Geneticist:

Darius J. Adams, MD

Director, Jacobs Levy Equity Management Personalized Genomic Medicine Program

Section Head of Pediatric Genetics and Metabolism

Clinical and Biochemical Geneticist

 

Genetic Counselor:

Robin Godshalk, MS, CGC

973-971-7635 (General genetics, pediatrics, metabolic)

 

Christina Flora, MS, CGC

 

Atlantic Maternal-Fetal Medicine

435 South Street, Suite 380

Morristown, NJ 07960

Phone: 973-971-7080

Fax: 973-290-7316

 

Genetic Counselors:

Eva Rosa, MS, CGC  

Prenatal Supervisor /Prenatal Lead Genetic Counselor

973-971-7056

 

Erika Howard, MS, CGC
908-522-5764 (prenatal)
 

Paddy Tung, MS, CGC
973-971-7161 (prenatal)

 

Carol G. Simon Cancer Center

Jessica Heinzmann, MS, CGC

973-971-6672 (cancer genetics at Morristown and Overlook)

 

Services:

Preconception consultations

Pregnancy Loss Service and Preterm Prevention Service

Diagnostic Testing (CVS, Amniocentesis)

First and Second Trimester screening for Down syndrome

Prenatal counseling as well as availability of consultation with geneticist

Pediatric Genetic Evaluation, Diagnosis and Management

Adult Genetic Disorders

Regional Center for Inherited Metabolic Disease

Lysosomal Therapy

Cancer Risk Assessment and Counseling

Craniofacial

 

Sites:

Morristown Medical Center

Overlook Hospital in Summit

Bridgewater

 

Additional Information:

We accept most insurance plans.  Please call.

We are located seconds off of I-287, exit 35. Free parking available.

www.atlantichealth.org

 

Updated:  May 2015

 

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School Clinical Genetic Services

 

90 Bergen Street, Suite 5400

Newark, NJ 07103

Phone: (973) 972-3300 (general info/appointments)

Fax: (973) 972-3310

 

Geneticists:

Franklin Desposito, M.D. 

Beth A. Pletcher, M.D. 

Ling-Yu Shih, M.D., Ph.D. 

 

Medical Consultant for PKU services:

Anna A. Haroutunian, M.D.

 

Immunologist:

James Oleske, M.D.

 

Genetic Counselors:

Christina Bond, M.S., C.G.C. 

Email: bondcm@njms.rutgers.edu

Sara Welner, MS CGC

sara.welner@rutgers.edu

Genetic Health Educator:

Isabel Dorjo

 

Metabolic  Center Nutritionist:

Joanne Friedman, M.A., R.D.

Email: friedmjo@njms.rutgers.edu

 

Social Worker/Center Supervisor:

Gisela Rodriguez, M.S.W., L.C.S.W. 

Email: rodriggi@njms.rutger.edu

 

Metabolic Clinic Coordinator:

Sara A. Wiley

Email: wileysa@njms.rutgers.edu (general info/appointments)

 

Advanced Practice Nurse/Hematology Clinic Coordinator:

Susan La Bagnara, R.N.C., M.S.N., C.N.S. C.

Email: labagnsu@uhnj.org

 

Main Campus Locations:

University Hospital (inpatient/ambulatory care)

150 Bergen Street

Newark, NJ

 

Doctors Office Center

90 Bergen Street, Suite 5400

Newark, NJ

 

Cancer Center (metabolic / sickle cell / immunology)

205 South Orange Ave, Level B

Newark, NJ

 

Alternate Sites:

Beth Israel Medical Center

Newark, NJ  (pediatric)

 

North Hudson Community Action Corporation – Health Center

West New York, NJ  (prenatal)

 

Monmouth Medical Center

Long Branch, NJ  (pediatric)

 

St. Michael’s Medical Center

Newark, NJ  (Hemophilia Treatment Center)

  

Services:

Prenatal, Pediatric, Adult, Cancer, Metabolic Genetics,

State Designated Newborn Screening Confirmation Center

 

Main Campus Specialty Clinics:

Craniofacial 

Phone: (973) 972-1985

 

Living Well with Sickle Cell Center/Hematology

Phone: (973) 972- 0658

 

University Regional Metabolic Treatment Center

Phone: Newborn  (973) 972-3302 or  General (973) 972-3306

 

The Neurofibromatosis Center of New Jersey

Phone:  (973) 972-2551

 

Support Group:

F.A.T.E. (Feelings After the Termination Experience) is a support group for individuals or couples who have ended a pregnancy due to a fetal abnormality. The group meets on Wednesday nights at Overlook Hospital in Summit, New Jersey. Contact for more information: Gisela Rodriguez (973) 972-3302, rodriggi@njms.rutgers.edu.

 

Updated: May 2015

 

St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center Section of Genetics

 

703 Main Street

Paterson, NJ 07503

Phone: (973) 754-2727

Fax: (973) 754-4521

 

Staff:

Punita Gupta, MD

Chief, Genetics Division

 

Lorien Tambini-King MS, CGC

New Jersey Licensed Genetic Counselor

Birth Defects Center Coordinator

Genetic Counselor, Genetics Division

 

Leah Fried, MS., CGC

New Jersey Licensed Genetic Counselor

Genetic Counselor, Genetics Division

 

Programs / Services:

Prenatal/ Preconception/ Adult genetic services
Pediatric genetic services
Cancer genetic counseling services
Alfiero & Lucia Palestroni Center for children with complex special needs
The Neurofibromatosis Diagnostic & Treatment Center (Children’s Tumour Foundation NF Affiliate Clinic)
The Prader-Willi Center

Turner Syndrome Clinic

Neurogenetics Clinic
Lysosomal Storage Disease Center
 

Website:

http://stjosephshealth.org/st-josephs-childrens-hospital/specialty-care/530-genetics

 

Updated: September 2019

 

The Valley Hospital

 

Ridgewood, NJ

Phone: (201) 291-6321

Fax: (201) 291-6318

 

Geneticist:

Jessica Davis, MD

Consultant from Cornell Medical Center

 

Genetic Counselors:

Zipora Eckstein, MS, CGC

Email:  zeckste@valleyhealth.com

 

Judy Durcan, MS, CGC

 

Services:

Prenatal, Pediatric, Cancer

 

Updated: January 2013

 

Holy Name Hospital

Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine

Regional Cancer Center

 

718 Teaneck Road

Teaneck, NJ 07666

Phone: 201-833-3535

Fax: 201-833-3554

 

Genetic Counselors:

 

Peggy Cottrell, MS, CGC

E-mail: cottrellp@aol.com

 

Services:

Preconception, Prenatal, Cancer

 

Updated:  February 2011

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center - Basking Ridge

136 Mountainview Blvd., 

Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

Phone - 646-888-4050

Genetic counselor 

Sarah (Cochrane) Kane, MS, CGC

E-mail: kanes@mskcc.org

 

Cancer Genetics

Updated: June 2019

CONTACT US:  humangeneticsnj@gmail.com

 

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