Nicola Cadenas

CGC MS

Genetic counselor
College springboard diver, killer whale trainer

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.

  • Board Certifications

    Genetic Counselor, American Board of Genetic Counseling

Clinics I work with (1)

Liver Tumor & Hepatoblastoma Clinic

Liver Tumor & Hepatoblastoma Clinic

1825 Fourth St., Sixth Floor, Pod B
San Francisco, CA 94158

Where I see patients (1)

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