Clinical Genetics clinics

The Clinical genetics department at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) runs a number of clinics in London and throughout the North East Thames region.

Clinics in London

Great Ormond Street Hospital

Cancer Genetics Clinic
Consultants: Dr Munaza Ahmed

Genetic Counsellor: Anita Bruce, Venessa Miller
Location: Great Ormond Street Hospital, Great Ormond Street, London, WC1N 3JH
Time: twice a month on Wednesdays & three times a month on Monday

Cleft Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Melissa Lees
Location: Great Ormond Street Hospital, Great Ormond Street, London, WC1N 3JH
Time: twice a month on Monday afternoon

Craniofacial Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Louise Wilson
Location: Great Ormond Street Hospital, Great Ormond Street, London, WC1N 3JH
Time: weekly on Thursday afternoons 

Deafness Clinic
Location: Great Ormond Street Hospital, Great Ormond Street, London, WC1N 3JH
Time: first and third Monday of the month (afternoons)
Additional information: also at Nuffield Hearing and Speech Centre, (Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital), 330 Gray's Inn Road, London, WC1X 8DA on the second Monday of the month (afternoon).

Dysmorphology Clinic
Consultants: Dr Jane Hurst, Dr Louise Wilson and Dr Richard Scott
Location: Great Ormond Street Hospital, Great Ormond Street, London, WC1N 3JH
Time: weekly on Thursday (morning) and third Wednesday of the month (afternoon)
Additional information: daily ward visits on request for GOSH inpatients

General Genetics Clinic
Consultants: Dr Alison Male, Dr Angela Barnicoat, Dr Ajith Kumar, Dr Emma Clement, Dr Jane Hurst, Dr Louise Wilson
Genetic Counsellors: Bernadette Farren
Location: Great Ormond Street Hospital, Great Ormond Street, London, WC1N 3JH
Time: weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday

Paediatric Cancer Clinic
Consultant: Dr Munaza Ahmed

Genetic Counsellor: Anita Bruce
Location: Great Ormond Street Hospital, Great Ormond Street, London, WC1N 3JH
Time: first Tuesday every second month

St Bartholomew’s Hospital

Cancer Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Ajith Kumar
Genetic Counsellor: Kelly Loggenberg
Times and locations: Tuesday - First Floor, Outpatients Department, St Bartholomew’s Hospital, West Smithfield, London, EC1A7BE. Thursday - First Floor, West Wing, St Bartholomew’s Hospital, West Smithfield, London, EC1A7BE
Additional information: consultant clinic on the second Tuesday and Thursday

Neuroendocrine/Genetics Clinic
Consultants: Dr Ajith Kumar
Location: First Floor, Outpatients Department, St Bartholomew’s Hospital, West Smithfield, London, EC1A 7BE
Time: monthly on the fourth Tuesday

North Middlesex Hospital

General Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Angela Barnicoat 
Genetic Counsellor: Bernadette Farren
Location: Paediatric Outpatients, Lilac Zone, North Middlesex University Hospital,
Sterling Way,London, London N18 1QX
Time: monthly on the third
 Thursday

The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery

Huntington Disease Clinic
Consultant: Dr Elisabeth Rosser
Genetic Counsellor: Bernadette Farren
Location: Basil Samuel OPD, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, 33 Queen Square, London WC1
Time: once a month on Friday afternoons.

Newham

General Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Elisabeth Rosser
Genetic Counsellor: Sally Taffinder
Location: Child Development Centre, West Ham Lane Health Centre, 84 West Ham Lane, Stratford, E15 4PT
Time: monthly on Thursdays or Fridays

Royal Free Hospital

Cancer Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Munaza Ahmed
Location: Breast clinic, Level 1, Royal Free Hospital, Hampstead
Time: weekly on Monday

Royal London Hospital

General Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Elisabeth Rosser
Genetic Counsellor: Sally Taffinder
Location: Clinic 1, Level 6, Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel, London E1 1BB
Time: monthly on Thursday

Retinoblastoma Clinic
Consultant: Dr Elisabeth Rosser
Location: Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel, London E1 1BB
Time: weekly

Walthamstow

General Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Elisabeth Rosser
Genetic Counsellor: Bernadette Farren
Location: Child Development Centre, Wood Street Health Centre, 6 Linford Road, Walthamstow, E17 3LA
Time: monthly on Friday

University College Hospital

Cancer Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Munaza Ahmed
Location: The UCH Macmillan Cancer Centre, Huntley Street London WC1E 6AG
Time: once a month on Mondays

Prenatal Clinic
Consultant: Dr Alison Male
Genetic Counsellor: Sally Taffinder
Location: Fetal Medicine Unit, 1st Floor, Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Wing, University College Hospital, 235 Euston Road, London NW1 2BU (entrance on Grafton Way)
Time: 1st Monday of the month - afternoon, and 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month - morning

Clinics in Essex

Basildon Hospital

General Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Angela Barnicoat 
Location: Child Development Centre, Level C, Maternity Wing, Basildon Hospital, Nethermayne, Basildon, Essex, SS16 5NL
Time: 1st and 2nd Wednesdays of the month

Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford

General Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Melissa Lees 
Location: Mornings: Area 101 (Children's Outpatients), Afternoon: Area 401 (Antenatal Clinic), Broomfield Hospital, Court Road, Chelmsford, CM1 7ET
Time: third Monday of the month

Cleft Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Melissa Lees
Location: St Andrew’s Centre, Broomfield Hospital, Court Road, Chelmsford, CM1 7ET
Time: three times a month on Tuesday

Cancer Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Munaza Ahmed
Genetic Counsellor: Venessa Miller
Location: Breast Unit, Area 104, Broomfield Hospital, Court Road, Chelmsford, CM1 7ET
Time: first and third Wednesdays

Colchester General Hospital

Cancer Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Francesca Faravelli
Genetic Counsellors: Emma Williams
Location: Colchester General Hospital, Turner Road, Colchester, CO4 5JL
Time: second and fourth Fridays

General Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Melissa Lees 
Location: Children's Outpatients, Colchester General Hospital, Turner Road, Colchester, CO4 5JL
Time: three times a month on Wednesday

Harlow

General Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Ajith Kumar 
Location: Child Development Centre, Florence Nightingale Health Centre, Church Langley, Harlow
Time: monthly on second Monday

Queen’s Hospital, Romford

General Genetics Clinic
Consultants: Dr Angela Barnicoat, Dr Francesca Faravelli
Location: Children’s OPD, 1st Floor, Queen’s Hospital, Rom Valley Way, Romford, Essex, RM7 0AG
Time: twice a month on Thursday 

Southend Hospital

General Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Ajith Kumar, Dr Francesca Faravelli
Genetic Counsellor: Kate Simon
Location: Paediatric Outpatients, Southend Hospital, Prittlewell Chase, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 0RY
Time: monthly on the fourth Friday

Cancer Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Francesca Faravelli
Genetic Counsellor: Kate Simon
Location: Main Outpatients, Southend Hospital, Prittlewell Chase, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 0RY
Time: four clinics a month on Thursday and once a month on Monday

King George Hospital

Cancer Genetics Clinic
Consultant: Dr Munaza Ahmed

Genetic Counsellor: Laura Coulier
Location: North East London NHS Treatment Centre, King George Hospital, Barley Lane, Ilford, Essex IG3 8YY
Time: 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month

St Margaret’s Hospital, Epping

Cancer Genetics Clinic
Genetic Counsellors: Emma Williams
Location: Breast Unit, St Margaret’s Hospital, The Plain, Epping, CM16 6TN
Time: monthly on the third Monday