Medical Genetics

CSG’s pediatric geneticist, Dr. Vergano, is board-certified in both pediatrics and medical genetics. She is assisted by board-certified genetic counselors, a metabolic dietitian, nursing staff and various technical and office personnel, all of whom are trained to care for the special needs of children. We have a Genetic Counseling Clinic that is also available for any patients with a genetic condition confirmed by a genetic test, an adult being treated for a genetic condition, or patients who have a confirmed family history of a genetic condition.

Conditions We Treat Include:

  • Genetic disorders
  • Unexplained growth patterns and skeletal changes
  • Dysmorphic features
  • Developmental delay
  • Major or constellation of minor birth defects
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Congenital eye defects and/or vision loss
  • Syndromic hearing loss
  • Chromosome abnormalitites

Contact Info:

(757) 668-9723


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


Children's Specialty Group

A team of healthcare providers dedicated to teaching, patient care and research because special families deserve special doctors!