Saint Agnes Cancer Center offers genetic consultation to help identify patients who are at elevated risk for specific types of cancer. Armed with this essential information, patients can make more informed decisions regarding their health care, now and into the future.
You have a higher chance of having an inherited predisposition to cancer in these situations:
If you are concerned about your personal or family history, you can speak with your healthcare provider. Genetic evaluation and counseling are the first steps in determining the chances that you or your family may have a hereditary predisposition to cancer.
Our geneticists are certified by the American Board of Medical Genetics and work closely with surgeons, clinical and radiation oncologists, and primary care physicians to provide comprehensive management for patients and their families, including:
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