Akron Children's Genetic Center offers prenatal screening services that allow our genetic counselors to assist couples concerned about their chance of having a baby with a birth defect or genetic condition. Read More...
At Akron Children's prenatal clinic, genetic counselors explain prenatal testing options, interpret test results, discuss treatment options and provide supportive counseling. Genetic counselors also obtain family and pregnancy histories and provide risk assessments.
We deliver the information in a non-directive manner, so you can make your own decisions when considering prenatal testing options.
You and your partner may benefit if you have concerns related to:
During your visit to Akron Children's prenatal clinic, a genetic counselor will:
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