Welcome to Medical Genetics

The Division of Medical Genetics is dedicated to providing exceptional clinical diagnostic services, medical management, genetic counseling, resources and referrals for pediatric and adult patients who have or are at risk for a genetic condition or birth defect.


Our division is renowned for a residency and fellowship program that trains leading clinicians and researchers in human genetics.


Our faculty are engaged in laboratory-based and clinical research projects affecting a wide variety of genetically-based diseases.

Clinical Services

Our division provides skilled and compassionate patient care through a comprehensive group of specialty clinics at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital and other sites.