Birmingham, AL – 22q Clinic

Children’s of Alabama

Address: 1720 2nd Ave South, Kaul 202C  – Birmingham, AL 35294
Phone: (205) 996-9480

Geneticist:  Nathaniel Robin, MD

Genetic Counselor:  Katie Nelson, MS, CGC

Clinic Coordinator:  Asiah Reaves, BS


Phoenix, AZ – Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Address: 1919 E Thomas Road – Phoenix, AZ 85016
Phone: (602) 933-2252

Geneticist: Theresa Grebe, MD
Plastic Surgeon: Davinder Singh, MD
Genetic Counselor: Brittany Kraeer, MS, CGC
Clinic Coordinator: Vanessa Stohl


Los Angeles, CA – Cedar-Sinai/UCLA 22q Clinic

Address: 200 Medical Plaza, Ste 265 Los Angeles, CA 90095
Phone: (310) 206-6583

Clinical Genetics: Sulagna Saitta, MD, PhD

Genetic Counselor: Marina Dutra-Clarke, MS

Los Angeles, CA – Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles

Address: 8723 W Alden Drive SSB # 240 – Los Angeles, CA 90048

Phone: (310) 614-3071

Director of Clinical Genetics: Pedro Sanchez, MD

Special Note: Clinic sees children and Adults


Sacramento, CA – 22q Healthy Minds Clinic at the UC Davis MIND Institute

Address: 2825 50th St., Sacramento, CA 95817
Phone: (916) 703-0409

Cognitive Neuroscientist: Tony Simon, PhD





Aurora, CO – Chromosome 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome Specialty Clinic

Children’s Hospital Colorado

Address: 13123 East 16th Avenue – Aurora, CO 80045
Phone: (303) 724-2370

Medical Director: Naomi Meeks, MD (genetics) Kelly Nori, CGC

Coordinator : Melinda Taylor


New Haven, CT – Yale School of Medicine Pediatric Specialty Center

Phone: (203) 785-2660

Plastic Surgeon: John Persing, MD

Endocrinologist: Stuart Weinzimer, MD

Genetics: Hui Zang, MD


Miami, FL – Miami Children’s Hospital

Address: 3100 Southwest 62nd Avenue, – Miami, FL 33155
Phone: (305) 663-8595

Clinical Genetics: Mislen Bauer, MD

Atlanta, GA – 22q Clinic at Children’s Healthcare Atlanta

Address: Uppergate Drive – Atlanta, GA 30322

Medical Director Lisa Kobrynski, MD

Karlene Coleman, RN, MN, CGC
Phone: (404) 290-6061

Special Note: Clinic meets 1x a month on 2nd Tuesday


Chicago, IL – 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome Multidisciplinary Clinic, Lurie Children’s Hospital

Address: 225 E Chicago Avenue, Box 59 – Chicago, IL 60611

Phone: (312) 227-6120

Genetics Provider: Lauren Hitchens, APN
Genetic Counselor: Rachel Hickey, MS, CGC

Special Note: Meet 3rd Friday of the month

Specialists include: Otolaryngology, Speech and Language Pathology, Audiology and Immunology


Oak Lawn, IL – 22q Diagnostic and Treatment Center at Advocate Children’s Hospital

Address: 4440 W. 95th St., Oak Lawn, IL 60453
Phone: (708) 684-2529

Co-Director: Lydia Jazmines, MD, Genetics
Co-Director: Javeed Akhter, MD, Pulmonology/Immunology
Genetic Coundelor: Ellen Trotten, MS, CGC


Boston, MA – Massachusetts General Hospital New England Regional Center for 22q11

Clinical Director: Paula C. Goldenberg, MD
Genetic Counselor: Punitha Kannan, MS, CGC

55 Fruit St., Boston, MA 02114
Phone: (617) 726-1561

Rochester, MN – Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine in Minnesota

Mayo Clinic

200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905
Phone: (507) 284-2511

Minneapolis, MN – VCF Clinic of Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

Clinic Coordinator: Michelle Fendrich
Nursing Coordinator: Cheryl Salter, BSN, RN

2530 Chicago Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Phone: (612) 874-1292
Fax: (612) 813-6889


University of Minnesota 22q Clinic

515 Delaware Street SE
6-296 Moos Health Sciences Tower
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Phone: 612-625-5945

Jackson, MS – 22q Deletion Syndrome Multidisciplinary Clinic

University of Mississippi Medical Center

2500 N State St.
Jackson, MS 39216
Medical Director: Kimberly Paduda, MD
Clinic Director: Andrew Gunter, MS
UMMC Gennetics Office: (601) 984-1900

Kansas City, MO – Children’s Mercy

Pediatric Endocrinologist: Mathew Feldt, DO
Genetic Counselor: Susan Starling-Hughes, MS, CGC

2401 Gillham Rd., Kansas City, MO 64108
Phone: (816) 234-3290 (Genetics)
Phone: (816) 960-8820 (Endocrinology)

Patterson, NJ – The Regional Craniofacial Center at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital

Pamela Martorana, LPC
Phone: 973-754-4302
Fax: 973-754-4330

For information or to schedule an appointment please call
Gretchen Poage
Clinical Coordinator
Phone: 973-754-2924
Fax: 973-754-4336

703 Main St.
Paterson, NJ 07503

Montefiore-Einstein Regional Center for 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome

1250 Waters Place
Bronx, NY

For information or to make an appointment, please call (718) 741-2323

Email Erica Kessler (coordinator) at


Syracuse, NY 22q Center

Family-Centered Interdisciplinary Care Services by Upstate Medical University and Syracuse Center

Upstate University Hospital

Medical Director Robert Roger Lebel, MD, FACMG

Clinical Director Eileen Marrinan, MS, MPH

Research Director Wendy Kates, PhD

Syracuse University

Neuropsychological Evaluations Kevin Antshel, PhD

22q Language Evaluation Team Sue Ellen Mayfield, MS, CCC


For an appointment call 315-464-6580 or Email:

Durham, NC – 22q11 Deletion Syndrome Clinic at Duke Children’s

Pediatric Medical Genetics Specialist: Vandana Shashi, MD
Genetic Conselor: Kelly Schoch, MS, CGC

300 Erwind Rd., Durham, NC 27705
Phone: (919) 681-2524

Cincinnati, OH – 22q – VCFS Center at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Director of Clinical Genetics: Howard M. Saal, MD
Co-Director: Robert Hopkin, MD
Genetic Counselor: Bettsy Leech, MS, CGC

3333 Burnet Ave Cincinnati, OH 45229
Phone: (513) 803-1884

 Columbus, OH – 22q Center at Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Co-Director: Richard E. Kirschner, MD
Co-Director: Joan F. Atkin, MD, Pediatric Geneticst
Co-Director: Adriane Baylis, CCC-SLP

700 Children’s Drive
Columbus, Ohio 43205
Phone: (614) 962-6373

Portland, OR – 22 Clinic at Child Development & Rehabilitation Center at Oregon Health & Science University

George Anadiotis, MD
Contact: Maureen Oliverio, CPNP and Rhiannon Orizaga

3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd., Portland, OR 97239
Phone: (503) 346-0640


Philadelphia, PA – The “22q and You” Center at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Director, Donna McDonald-McGinn, MS, LCGC
Medical Director, Elaine H. Zackai, MD
Scientific Director, Beverly S. Emanuel, PhD

34th St. and Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA, 19104-4399
Phone: (215) 590-2920
Research Programs: Brain Behavior Consortium and Genetic Modifier Consortium


Lewisburg, PA – 22q Developmental Clinic at Geisinger’s Autism & Developmental Medicine Institute (ADM)

Associate Director & Clinical Investigator: Brenda Finucane, MS
Contact: Barbara Haas Givier

120 Hamm Dr., Lewisburg, PA 17837
Phone: (570) 522-6287

Dallas, TX – Children’s Medical Center

1935 Medical District Dr., Dallas, TX 75235
Phone: (214) 456-2357

Salt Lake City, UT – University of Utah

John Carey, MD MPH
Genetic Conselor: Janice Palumbos, MS, CGC

The University of Utah,
100 Mario Capecchi Dr.,
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
Phone: (801) 213-3599

Seattle, WA – 22q Clinic at Seattle Children’s Hospital

Address: 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
Phone: (206) 987-2208

Craniofacial Clinic

Pediatrician: Emily Galliger, MD

Genetics: Tara Wenger, MD

Special Note: Meets 2nd Friday of each month



Washington, DC – Children’s National Medical Center

Address: 111 Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC 20010
Phone: (202) 476-6287

Specialist: Dina Zand, MD
Otolaryngologist: Pamela Mudd, MD


Wauwatosa, WI – 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome Specialty Clinic at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

Address: 8915 W Connell Avenue – Wauwatosa, WI 53226
Phone: (414) 266-2031

Medical Director: Steve Conley, MD (ENT)

LuAnn Weik, CGC

Special Note: See patients once a month



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