Medical Genetics

Telehealth Appointments Now Available

CSG specialists are now offering secure and convenient appointments via telehealth. This means that your child can get the care they need from the CSG physician you trust … all from the safety and comfort of your home. Read more about how the process works here. To schedule a telehealth appointment, call your provider.

About Us

The medical genetics and metabolism clinic at CHKD helps children and families whose hereditary and genetic factors play a role in causing disease, birth defect, or susceptibility to a health problem.

CSG’s medical genetics team consists of board-certified physicians, board-certified genetic counselors, a metabolic dietician, and nursing staff, all of whom are trained to care for the special needs of children. Our division is dedicated to the care of children and genetic conditions.

Conditions We Treat:

We care for children with a variety of conditions, including:

  • Genetic disorders
  • Developmental delay
  • Chromosome abnormalities
  • Inborn errors of metabolism/critical newborn screens
  • Neurological disorders
  • Birth defects

Our Services

We tailor each child’s treatment plan according to their unique needs. Among the services we may recommend for your child are:

  • Diagnostic evaluation and testing
  • Educational counseling
  • Medical care and management
  • Metabolic nutrition counseling and management of related conditions

Contact Info:

(757) 668-9723


CHKD Main Hospital
601 Children's Ln
Norfolk, VA 23518


Children's Specialty Group

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