- 8.00am – 4.30pm (Mon-Fri)
Kingscliff Community Health – Genetic CounsellingGenetic Counselling is a health care service available to individuals, families or couples who are concerned about or wish to discuss the options relating to: a family history of cancer; a genetic condition in their family; the chance that they will develop a condition affecting other family members; passing a condition on to their children; becoming parents when they are 35 years of age or older; prenatal testing; having a partner who is a close relative and they are planning a pregnancy; an abnormality has been detected in their baby during pregnancy; and/or they have experienced 2 or more miscarriages, a stillbirth or an early infant death. Genetic Counsellors provide medical information about genetic disorders and risks that can help individuals make personal decisions about their own health, a pregnancy, or their child’s health care.
- Must be 18 years +
- Consultation with the Clinical Geneticist is by Doctor’s referral only
- Telephone for appointment
- Outreach genetic clinics with a Clinical Geneticist are held locally throughout the year
Location of Service
Kingscliff Community Health, 71 Turnock Street, Kingcliff NSW 2487