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Clinical Genetics (Adult Genetics Unit (Inherited diseases))


The Adult Genetics Unit of the South Australian Clinical Genetics Service (SACGS) provides a state-wide service for the genetic assessment, counselling and testing of adults and their families with genetic/familial disorders.

For more information, please view the CALHN Adult Genetics Unit outpatient service web page.

Outpatient appointments

Level 1 / 21 North Terrace ADELAIDE SA 5000

Please note: The Adult Genetic Unit holds clinics at other hospitals and you may receive an appointment at another hospital.

Referral from your GP

You need a referral letter from your GP or medical practitioner to access this service.

Your doctor will need to fax your referral letter to us. We will be in contact with you within clinically recommended times, depending on waiting list length. If there is no waiting list, you will receive an appointment booking letter or we will contact you to arrange a suitable time.

Please refer to the information sheets below for information regarding the outpatient service.

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