November 8, 2018
by Erynn Gordon, MS, Certified Genetic Counselor and VP of Clinical Operations
If you read that title and thought, “A genetic what?” you are not alone. As a genetic counselor, I’ve been asked that question countless times. Now put aside your preconceived notions of someone in a lab coat with a test tube making a designer baby, or a woman talking to a patient lying on a couch. Genetic counselors are neither of those….and if you are thinking there are no genetic diseases in your family...read on, genetic counselors can help you too!