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Neurogenetics at Wayne State University Physician Group

The physicians and genetic counselors in the WSUPG Neurogenetics Clinic oversee the diagnosis and comprehensive care of adult patients with a variety of hereditary conditions, including:

  • Huntington disease
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Friedreich’s Ataxia
  • Hereditary Spastic Paraparesis
  • Adrenoleukodystrophy
  • Hereditary metabolic disorders
  • Fabry disease
  • Mitochondrial myopathies

These genetic professionals also oversee the pre-symptomatic genetic diagnosis of individuals from families in which these genetic conditions are segregating, and provide comprehensive genetic counseling services for both individuals and families. The clinic is a regional enzyme replacement center for Fabry disease, Pompe disease, and related disorders for which enzyme replacement therapy is available.