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Programs & Services


Metabolic Genetics

Provides assessment, diagnosis, treatment, monitoring and education to individuals and their families with inherited metabolic disorders.

Provides life-long management of metabolic disorders for infants, children and adults.

Participate in education, training and research and collaborates with other centres and programs to foster leadership and excellence in this field.

A metabolic geneticist is on call 24 / 7 in Calgary and Edmonton.

For more information visit the Clinical & Metabolic Genetics website.

Contact Details

Stollery Children's Hospital

Location Info
Room 8-53, Medical Sciences Building
Address
8440 112 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2B7
Telephone
780-407-7333
Fax
780-407-6845
Getting There

Parking and Public transportation available.

  • Parking rates apply 24 hours per day, and are in effect for all public parkers, including those with provincially issued placards for persons with disabilities.
  • Public parking is GST exempt.
  • Pay by Plate machines accept Canadian coins or credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express).
  • Maximum 28 Canadian coins per transaction, no pennies. Machines provide no change.
  • Pay on Foot machines accept Canadian coins and bills, or credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express). These machines will provide change.
  • Parking Office accepts payment by cash, credit card, debit or cheque.
  • Bus stops at 112 and 114 St.
  • LRT Health Sciences station is located west across 114 St.
Hours of Operation
Note
Service hours not available.
Access
Service Providers May Include
dietitians, genetic counselors, medical geneticists, pharmacists, registered nurses (RNs), social workers
Eligibility

Suspicion of an Inherited Metabolic Disorder (IMD) may be considered for one or more of the following reasons:

  • positive newborn screen result
  • suggestive clinical presentation
  • suggestive laboratory results
  • suggestive diagnostic imaging findings
  • family history of a confirmed IMD in a close relative
Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.


Wait Times

An estimated wait time is based on triage and will be provided at the time of appointment booking.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations
Also Known As
Previous
Inherited Metabolic Disorders Clinic