Genetic and Genomic Medicine

Medical Treatment Based on Genetics

Many medical problems originate in our DNA. At Sidra Medicine, we are helping families prepare for and possibly prevent health conditions before they can begin.

With information on the body’s genetics, we can prepare for and possibly prevent serious health conditions. We have invested in the latest genomic medicine technology to provide quality treatment for inherited genetic disorders.

Our genomic medicine clinical staff can provide referrals to medical specialists. We offer compassionate care for children and families diagnosed with a variety genetic disorders as discovered by the National Expanded Metabolic Newborn Screening program and the National Premarital Genetic Counselling and Screening program.

Inpatient and Outpatient Consultations at Sidra Medicine

The Genetics team serves as primary care providers to the patient, but may also provide them with referrals to other specialist at outpatient clinics to aid in the child’s care. Outpatient services are currently offered at the Clinical and Metabolic Genetics outpatient clinic at Hamad Medical Corporation. This team also provides inpatient consultation services to women and children admitted at Sidra Medicine.