General Genetics Clinic
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The Pediatric General Genetics Clinic evaluates children and adults who are at risk for, or suspected to have a genetic syndrome or a disorder with a genetic component. Many of our patients have congenital anomalies or developmental delays.

You'll need a referral from your child's pediatrician or specialist to make an appointment. Once you have the referral, please call the number below.

Getting Here

General Genetics Clinic
Ron Conway Family Gateway Medical Building
1825 Fourth St., Sixth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 476-2757
Fax: (415) 476-9305

Hours: Tuesday and Thursday mornings (except first Tuesday of the month which is an all-day clinic)

What to Bring

  • Health insurance information including authorizations or referrals
  • List of your child's prescription medications and dosages
  • List of medications your child is allergic to
  • List of questions you may have
  • Recent test results related to your child's condition
  • Paper and pencil to take notes

What to Expect

    During your child's first visit, your child will meet with one of our experts who will conduct a thorough physical examination, inquire about symptoms and record your child's medical history.

    Lab tests, such as blood tests, and imagining tests, such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) or computerized tomography (CT) scans may also be conducted.

Parking

Parking at Mission Bay

Public parking options at UCSF's Mission Bay campus include:

Weekdays: $3.75/hour
Daily Maximum: $30/day

More Information

Download a Mission Bay campus map

Public Transportation

UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay is accessible via the following Muni bus routes:

  • 22
  • 55
  • T-Third Street line

More Information

(415) 673-6864 (MUNI)
SFMTA website

UCSF Shuttles

Free UCSF shuttles connect the Mission Bay campus with our Mount Zion and Parnassus campuses as well as other UCSF locations and the 16th Street BART station.

More Information

Shuttle routes and timetables
Shuttle system map
Shuttle hotline: (415) 476-4646 (GOGO)

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Clinic Team

Seymour Packman
Dr. Seymour Packman,
pediatric medical geneticist
Joseph Shieh
Dr. Joseph Shieh,
medical geneticist
Anne Slavotinek
Dr. Anne Slavotinek,
pediatric medical geneticist
Robert Nussbaum
Dr. Robert Nussbaum,
medical geneticist
Andrea Zanko
Andrea Zanko,
genetic counselor