Geneticist near Houston, TX

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Location:
Houston, TX, US
Radius:
25 miles
159 doctors found
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Highly rated in
74
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
Baylor College Of Medicine
6701 Fannin St
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
James Lupski is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at Baylor College Of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Lupski is highly rated in 74 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Potocki-Lupski Syndrome, Trisomy 17 Mosaicism, Smith-Magenis Syndrome, and Hypotonia. He is licensed to treat patients in Texas. Dr. Lupski is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
45
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
Telethon Institute Of Genetics And Medicine
2 Greenway Plz
 
Houston, TX 77046
 4.2 mi
Nicola Brunetti-Pierri is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at Telethon Institute Of Genetics And Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Brunetti-Pierri is highly rated in 45 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Myhre Syndrome, Orotic Aciduria Type 1, Crigler-Najjar Syndrome, and Menetrier Disease. He is licensed to treat patients in Texas.
Highly rated in
38
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
The Methodist Hospital
6701 Fannin St
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
Christine Eng is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at The Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas. Dr. Eng is highly rated in 38 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Hypotonia, Fabry Disease, Splenomegaly, and Gaucher Disease Type 2. She is licensed to treat patients in Texas. Dr. Eng is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
31
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
UT Physicians
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
Hope Northrup is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at Memorial Hermann Health System in Houston, Texas. Dr. Northrup has been practicing medicine for over 38 years and is highly rated in 31 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Tuberous Sclerosis, Tuberous Sclerosis Complex, Cortical Dysplasia, and Myelomeningocele. She is board certified in Pediatric Medicine and licensed to treat patients in Texas. Dr. Northrup is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
27
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
Baylor College Of Medicine
6701 Fannin St
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
Vernon Sutton is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at Baylor College Of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Sutton is highly rated in 27 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Aicardi Syndrome, Genital Dwarfism, Robinow Syndrome, and Osteogenesis Imperfecta. He is licensed to treat patients in Texas. Dr. Sutton is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
27
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
Baylor College Of Medicine
6701 Fannin St
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
Fernando Scaglia is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at Baylor College Of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Scaglia is highly rated in 27 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are MELAS Syndrome, Primary Carnitine Deficiency, Lactic Acidosis, and Leigh Syndrome. He is licensed to treat patients in Texas. Dr. Scaglia is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
22
conditions
Medical Genetics
University Of Texas Health Science Center At Houston
6431 Fannin St
 
Houston, TX 77030
 3.7 mi
Jacqueline Hecht is a Medical Genetics doctor at University Of Texas Health Science Center At Houston in Houston, Texas. Dr. Hecht is highly rated in 22 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Pseudoachondroplasia, Acanthosis Nigricans, Type A Insulin Resistance Syndrome, and Achondroplasia.
Highly rated in
21
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
Baylor College Of Medicine
6701 Fannin St
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
Carlos Bacino is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at Baylor College Of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Bacino is highly rated in 21 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Achondroplasia, Angelman Syndrome, Spondyloepimetaphyseal Dysplasia Strudwick Type, and Mosaicism. He is licensed to treat patients in Texas. Dr. Bacino is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
20
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
Baylor College Of Medicine
6701 Fannin St
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
William Craigen is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at Baylor College Of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Craigen is highly rated in 20 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Argininosuccinic Aciduria, MELAS Syndrome, Citrullinemia, and Inborn Amino Acid Metabolism Disorder. He is licensed to treat patients in Texas. Dr. Craigen is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
18
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
Baylor College Of Medicine
6701 Fannin St
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
Daryl Scott is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at Baylor College Of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Scott is highly rated in 18 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are 1p36 Deletion Syndrome, Diaphragmatic Hernia, VACTERL Association, and Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. He is licensed to treat patients in Texas. Dr. Scott is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
18
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
Baylor College Of Medicine
6701 Fannin St
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
Seema Lalani is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at Baylor College Of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Lalani is highly rated in 18 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Hypotonia, GABA-Transaminase Deficiency, Heterotaxy Syndrome, and Smith-Magenis Syndrome. She is licensed to treat patients in Texas. Dr. Lalani is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
16
conditions
Medical Genetics | Internal Medicine
UT Physicians
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
Dianna Milewicz is a Medical Genetics specialist and an Internal Medicine doctor at University Of Texas Health Science Center At Houston in Houston, Texas. Dr. Milewicz has been practicing medicine for over 37 years and is highly rated in 16 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Bicuspid Aortic Valve, Aortic Dissection, Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm, and Marfan Syndrome. She is board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Genetics And Genomics and licensed to treat patients in Texas. Dr. Milewicz is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
13
conditions
Medical Genetics
Baylor College Of Medicine
1 Baylor Plz # Bcm225
 
Houston, TX 77030
 3.8 mi
Sarah Elsea is a Medical Genetics doctor at Baylor College Of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Elsea is highly rated in 13 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Smith-Magenis Syndrome, Potocki-Lupski Syndrome, Hypotonia, and Pitt-Hopkins Syndrome. She is licensed to treat patients in Virginia and Texas.
Highly rated in
13
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
Baylor College Of Medicine
6701 Fannin St
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
Lorraine Potocki is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at Baylor College Of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Potocki is highly rated in 13 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Potocki-Lupski Syndrome, Trisomy 17 Mosaicism, Smith-Magenis Syndrome, and Hypotonia. She is licensed to treat patients in Texas. Dr. Potocki is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
11
conditions
Medical Genetics | Obstetrics and Gynecology
Baylor College Of Medicine
6620 Main St
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.0 mi
Ignatia Van Den Veyver is a Medical Genetics specialist and an Obstetrics and Gynecologist at Baylor College Of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Van Den Veyver is highly rated in 11 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Focal Dermal Hypoplasia, Aicardi Syndrome, Mosaicism, and Microphthalmia with Linear Skin Defects Syndrome. She is licensed to treat patients in Texas. Dr. Van Den Veyver is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
10
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
Baylor College Of Medicine
6701 Fannin St
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
Arthur Beaudet is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at Baylor College Of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Beaudet is highly rated in 10 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Angelman Syndrome, Berdon Syndrome, Primary Carnitine Deficiency, and Autism Spectrum Disorder. He is licensed to treat patients in Texas. Dr. Beaudet is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
9
conditions
Medical Genetics
Baylor College Of Medicine
1 Baylor Plz # Bcm335
 
Houston, TX 77030
 3.8 mi
Xander Wehrens is a Medical Genetics doctor at Baylor College Of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Wehrens is highly rated in 9 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Atrial Fibrillation, Familial Ventricular Tachycardia, Cardiomyopathy, and Arrhythmias.
Highly rated in
9
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
Baylor College Of Medicine
6701 Fannin St
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
Sharon Plon is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at Baylor College Of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Plon is highly rated in 9 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Rothmund-Thomson Syndrome, PARC Syndrome, L1 Syndrome, and Juvenile Polyposis Syndrome. She is licensed to treat patients in Texas. Dr. Plon is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
8
conditions
Medical Genetics
University Of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Blvd
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.0 mi
Molly Daniels is a Medical Genetics doctor at University Of Texas Md Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. Dr. Daniels is highly rated in 8 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Lynch Syndrome, Ruvalcaba Syndrome, Lhermitte-Duclos Disease, and Cowden Syndrome.
Highly rated in
7
conditions
Medical Genetics
University Of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Blvd
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.0 mi
Xinyan Lu is a Medical Genetics doctor at University Of Texas Md Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. Dr. Lu is highly rated in 7 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Mosaic Trisomy 8, Chromosome 8p Deletion, Leukemia, and Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. She is licensed to treat patients in Texas.
Highly rated in
7
conditions
Medical Genetics
University Of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1400 Holcombe Blvd
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.1 mi
Thereasa Rich is a Medical Genetics doctor at University Of Texas Md Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. Dr. Rich is highly rated in 7 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2, Pheochromocytoma, Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia, and Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma.
Highly rated in
6
conditions
Medical Genetics
University Of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1400 Pressler St # 17.5037
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
Samuel Hyde is a Medical Genetics doctor at University Of Texas Md Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. Dr. Hyde is highly rated in 6 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia, Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 2, Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1, and Familial Isolated Hyperparathyroidism. Dr. Hyde is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
5
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
University Of Texas Health Science Center At Houston
6431 Fannin St
 
Houston, TX 77030
 3.7 mi
Laura Farach is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at University Of Texas Health Science Center At Houston in Houston, Texas. Dr. Farach is highly rated in 5 conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Microcephalic Osteodysplastic Primordial Dwarfism Type 1, Microcephalic Osteodysplastic Primordial Dwarfism Type 2, Cortical Dysplasia, and Tuberous Sclerosis Complex. She is licensed to treat patients in Texas. Dr. Farach is currently accepting new patients.
Highly rated in
5
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
Tel Aviv University
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
Shay Ben-Shachar is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at Tel Aviv University in Houston, Texas. Dr. Ben-Shachar is highly rated in 5 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Neurofibromatosis Type 1, Cafe-Au-Lait Spots, Intrauterine Growth Restriction, and Noonan Syndrome. He is licensed to treat patients in Texas.
Highly rated in
4
conditions
Pediatrics | Medical Genetics
Baylor College Of Medicine
6701 Fannin St
 
Houston, TX 77030
 4.2 mi
John Belmont is a Pediatrics specialist and a Medical Genetics doctor at Baylor College Of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Belmont is highly rated in 4 conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Heterotaxy Syndrome, Congenital Heart Disease, Situs Inversus, and Holoprosencephaly. He is licensed to treat patients in Texas.
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How do I know if I should see a Geneticist near Houston, TX?

Typically, your primary care physician will refer you to a Geneticist in Houston, TX if they believe it to be necessary. You can also explore your symptoms or research your diagnosis to see what kinds of doctors commonly treat your health condition.

How do I find the best Geneticist near Houston, TX?

It’s important to find a Geneticist who has extensive experience treating your specific health condition. But it can be challenging to find the best Geneticist near Houston, TX. User review sites like Yelp are often of minimal help, especially since there can be a number of problems with relying on reviews of Geneticists from other patients. Here at MediFind, we evaluate physicians, according to their expertise so you can quickly find a Geneticist near Houston, TX that best fits you.

Each Geneticist in Houston, TX is assessed based on research, patient volume, standing among peers, and connectedness to other physicians related to a specific health condition.

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Should I get a second opinion from another Geneticist near Houston, TX for my health condition?

When you’re making important health decisions, it’s always recommended to get medical opinions from more than one doctor, and sometimes even more than one Geneticist. If you just received a diagnosis, but something in your gut tells you to seek more guidance, it’s OK to consult with another doctor or Geneticist to get additional insight into your condition and care. Second opinions are highly valuable because they can either confirm or disprove your original diagnosis or provide different perspectives from different Geneticists. If you are unsure about getting a second opinion from another Geneticist in Houston because you don’t want to offend your doctor, don’t let your concerns stop you. The fact is that most doctors, including Geneticists, will not get offended and welcome second opinions, especially if you were diagnosed with a serious or rare condition. You can even use MediFind to search for another Geneticist near Houston, TX who can provide a second opinion.

How can I learn about the latest research and medical advances my Geneticist in Houston may know about?

Geneticists know there is new scientific research happening all the time, and in fact, it’s estimated that the total body of medical knowledge now doubles every 73 days. That’s a lot of information to keep up with, even for an excellent Geneticist. MediFind can help you explore the latest medical advances, research, and breakthroughs for your health condition, giving you access to the same cutting-edge information as your Houston Geneticist.

How can I research clinical trials my Geneticist might tell me about, especially ones that are located near Houston, TX?

Depending on your specific health condition, your Geneticist may bring up clinical trials during one of your appointments, including those located nearHouston, TX, US. Clinical trials are a type of medical research conducted by doctors and researchers, including Geneticists, focused on evaluating the effects of new tests and treatments on human health. The purpose of clinical trials is to find improvements or discoveries for diseases and treatments, and your Geneticist is likely working to stay on top of these developments. MediFind can help you easily search and filter clinical trials for your health condition, including those located nearHouston, TX, US, that your Geneticist may bring up in conversation. You can also learn more about what to consider when exploring clinical trials that you may wish to discuss with your Geneticist.

What should I bring with me to an appointment with my Geneticist near Houston, TX?

Bring your list of concerns (or reasons for your visit) with you on a piece of paper or your phone, so you can easily recall them when speaking to your Geneticist in Houston, TX. You may want to consider bringing a friend or loved one for support, and to help you recall the information after your Geneticist visit. Bring a notebook so you can take notes, copies of your medical records (dating back at least one year), a list of current medications, supplements and allergies to medications, your family history of disease, and a list of symptoms (and details about how long they last and how often they occur) to discuss with your Houston Geneticist.

When talking with your Geneticist, be honest and don’t hold anything back, since your doctor can only help you with the information you give them. Understanding the full picture will give your Geneticist more to work with and help them provide you with the best care.

How can I get the most out of my Geneticist appointment near Houston, TX?

Being a “good patient” isn’t just about listening to your Geneticist. It’s about engaging in your health together to ensure you receive a high quality of care, which is called practicing patient autonomy. It’s important to be honest with your Geneticist, and hide nothing, even if it’s embarrassing. You should also speak up and voice your concerns, and listen and ask questions of your Houston Geneticist. You may also consider doing your own research on your condition and talking to other patients before or after speaking with your Geneticist.

What questions should I ask my Houston Geneticist?

A few topics you may wish to ask your Geneticist about include: diagnosis details, symptom management, medical care, second opinions from other Geneticists, whether you should see a specialist near Houston, TX other than a Geneticist, treatment plans, side effects, and expectations for follow-up appointments with your Geneticist.

Can a Geneticist near Houston, TX help me check symptoms?

Depending on your symptoms, a Geneticist near Houston, TX may be able to provide a different point of view on your health than a primary care physician. You can also explore your symptoms and bring the results with you to your Geneticist visit for discussion.

What types of insurance are accepted by Geneticists near Houston, TX?

You should always contact your Geneticist’s office to make sure they take your health insurance. Every Geneticist has different arrangements with insurance providers. The most commonly accepted insurance near Houston, TX may not be the same as elsewhere, but some of the largest insurance providers are: Anthem/Blue Cross Blue Shield, Centene, UnitedHealthcare, Humana, HCSC (Health Care Service Corporation), CVS Health/Aetna, Kaiser Permanente, Molina Healthcare, and Cigna.

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