Nicola Cadenas, LCGC, MS

Genetic counselor

Nicola Cadenas is a genetic counselor working with families who have hereditary cancers or who may be at risk for them. She has a special interest in families with a history of breast or ovarian cancer. She also has a special interest in hereditary endocrine cancer syndromes.

In addition to counseling patients at UCSF, Cadenas teaches cancer genetics to genetic counseling students at California State University, Stanislaus.

Cadenas earned her master's degree in genetic counseling from the University of California, Berkeley.

Clinics

Cancer Genetics and Prevention Program at Mission Bay
1825 Fourth St., Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158-2351
Phone: (415) 885-7779
Fax: (415) 885-3787

Pediatric Retinoblastoma Program
1975 Fourth St.
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 514-6918
Fax: (415) 514-5711