Patient Care

Northwestern University is an educational and research institution. The faculty of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine provide clinical patient care through affiliated hospitals and practice plans. Below are links to clinical resources related to genetic medicine.

Patient Care at Northwestern Medicine

Find a physicianmake an appointment or learn more about our specialty programs below.

Reproductive Genetics

Genetic counseling, preconception screening, prenatal screening and diagnosis for a variety of birth defects and disorders.


Cardiovascular Genetics

Screening and diagnostic testing, genetic testing and counseling, extensive treatment strategies and preventive education.


Cancer Genetics

Aims to prevent cancer or, if cancer occurs, to detect it as early as possible by identifying individuals at increased risk.


Patient Care at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Care is offered at Lurie Children's through the Division of Genetics, Birth Defects & MetabolismFind a physician or review the visitor's guide to learn more.

NUgene Project


NUgene Project collects and stores genetic (DNA) samples and healthcare information from patients of Feinberg-affiliated hospitals and care sites in an effort to conduct groundbreaking genetic research. 


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