Clinical Genetics and Research

Clinical GeneticsThe Clinical Genetics Unit provides comprehensive clinical evaluation, appropriate therapeutic management and genetic counseling services to families or individuals with or at risk for an inheritable disorder including patients confirmed to have a disorder included in the expanded newborn screening panel and pre-natal patients whose congenital anomaly scans are suggestive of a possible genetic disorder.

Schedule of clinic and infusion services are as follows:
 
Outpatient Clinic Services:
Wednesday and Friday 8am – 12nn
Outpatient Department
Philippine General Hospital
Padre Faura St. Ermita, Manila
 
Metabolic Clinic:
2nd and 4th Friday of the month 8am – 12nn
Outpatient Department
Philippine General Hospital
Padre Faura St. Ermita, Manila
 
Enzyme Replacement Therapy:
Pamidronate Infusion – Weekly (Tuesday and Thursday)
Aldurazyme Infusion – Weekly (Tuesday/Thursday)
Myozyme Infusion – Every 2 weeks (Monday)
Cerezyme Infusion – Every 2 weeks (Tuesday/Thursday)
 
Multidisciplinary Clinic:
Bi-annual (To be scheduled)
 
Osteogenesis Imperfecta Clinic:
Bi-annual (To be scheduled)
 
Patient forums:
To be scheduled

Download Clinical Genetics Brochure

 

Contact the Clinical Genetics and Research Unit for more information:

Clinical Genetics and Research Unit
Institute of Human Genetics
The National Institutes of Health
3rd floor, 620 Pedro Gil St., Ermita, Manila 1000
Telephone: 310-1780 local 108
Genetic Fellows mobile: 0928-5060962
Genetic Nurses mobile: 0908-1053909
Email: clinicalgenetics-ihg@upm.edu.ph