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Medical Genetics, Genetic Counseling, Genetic Testing, and Metabolic Disease Dietary Management

Our Medical Genetics team provide state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic care for patients with conditions of genetic origin such as autism, genetic birth defects, and other genetic disorders.

Affiliated Physicians


  • Hope Northrup, MD – ABMGG, ABP
  • David Rodriguez-Buritica, MD - ABMGG, ABP, ABP - Endocrinology
  • Laura Farach, MD - ABMGG
  • Paul Hillman, MD/PhD – ABMGG, ABP

Genetic Counselors

  • Myla Ashfaq, MS, CGC
  • Leslie Dunnington, MS, CGC
  • Kathryn Gunther, MS, CGC
  • Jennifer Lemons, MS, CGC
  • Kate Mowrey, MS, CGC
  • Claire Singletary, MS, CGC


  • Paige Roberts, MS, RD/LD
  • Heather Saavedra, MS, RD/ LD

Contact Us

University of Texas Health Science Center Professional Building
6410 Fannin, Suite 500
Houston, Texas 77030
Phone: (832) 325-6516
Fax: (713) 383-1475
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Monday-Friday except major holidays)