Peterborough Regional Health Centre

Service: Genetics

Record #: PET0431
Last Modified: 29 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 27 Jul 2023


Description (Service) Genetics counselling and evaluation are available for adults and children who have characteristics of a genetics condition. Family members may also be referred for genetic counselling to help them understand their own risk of developing or passing on the condition

Common reasons for Pediatric and Adult Genetics include:
  • having a genetic condition or characteristics of a condition
  • having developmental delay, poor growth or behaviour differences
  • having a birth defect or a family member with a birth defect
  • family history of a genetic condition (such as Huntington disease, Cystic Fibrosis)

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Those with characteristics of a genetic condition.

Family members may be referred for genetic counselling
Application Physician referral
Languages Interpretive Services
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
1 Hospital Dr
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9J 7C6
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-876-5185
Fax 705-876-5129
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