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Baystate Medical Genetics provides a full range of screening, evaluation, diagnosis and treatment services for individuals and families who are affected by genetic conditions, including Down syndrome, neurofibromatosis and birth defects.


Our staff of board certified geneticists and genetic counselors offer comprehensive and supportive services for children, adults and their families. Our services include:

  • Pre- and post-natal evaluation and diagnosis
  • Risk assessments
  • Genetic testing
  • Genetic counseling
  • On-going patient and family support services


Our Services:


Reproductive Genetics

  • Preconception genetic counseling, carrier testing
  • Family history, ethnicity based risk assessment
  • Advanced maternal age
  • Ultrasound abnormalities
  • Prenatal Testing

Hereditary Cancer

  • Personal history of cancer
  • Family history of cancer
  • Risk assessment
  • Surveillance option


  • Birth defects
  • Syndromes
  • Growth problems
  • Intellectual disability
  • Lysosomal storage diseases


  • Neuromuscular diseases
  • Syndrome diagnosis and management
  • Intellectual disabiity
  • Lysomal storage diseases


Our Team:

Mary-Alice Abbott, MD, PhD, FACMG, Chief, Division of Medical Genetics
Matthew Fickie, MA, MD, FACMG
Jan C. Sullivan, RN, MS, CGC (genetic counselor)
Kristin L. Dalton, MS, CGC (genetic counselor)
Jolie Kim Matheson, MS, CGC (genetic counselor)
Sara A. Goldstein, MS, CGC (genetic counselor)
Amy E. Rooney, MS, CGC, MBA (genetic counselor)


Meet the team....


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