Posting Note: Phoenix Children’s Hospital, Division of Genetics and Metabolism is seeking a Medical Geneticist to join our growing program.
The Genetics and Metabolism Department at Phoenix Children’s Hospital, the only one of its kind in the State of Arizona, offers comprehensive and compassionate evaluation, diagnostic, treatment and follow-up services for children and families with known or suspected genetic conditions. Our services include prenatal genetic counseling, genetic counseling for diagnosed syndromes, medical genetics team evaluations, and genetic diagnostic laboratory testing.
Developmental opportunities exist for expansion in the Fetal Care Program. We also participate in multi-specialty care teams, including the 22q clinic, skeletal dysplasia clinic, sickle cell, neurofibromatosis, tuberous sclerosis and myelomeningocele. The clinic is a Lysosomal Disease Treatment Center and serves as the medical consultants for the Arizona State Newborn Screening Program, the only one its kind in the State of Arizona.
Our Genetics staff includes 5 physicians, 1 Nurse Practitioner, 5 Genetic Counselors, 2 Dietitians with additional support staff. The clinical activities includes 2400 ambulatory visits and 400 inpatient consultations.
The staff physician shall provide patient care services and will support the PCH mission of providing hope, healing and the best health care for children and their families.