Down Syndrome Center - San Diego, California
Down Syndrome Center
Rady Children's Hospital
8010 Frost Street, Suite 602
San Diego, CA
Phone: 858-966-5840 (genetics dept)
The Pediatric Down Syndrome Center
The Down Syndrome Center improves the consistency of care for children with Down syndrome, serves as a resource to other medical professionals and strengthens the social network for families.
To improve the quality of life for children with Down syndrome and their families by offering coordinated assessments, connections to resources, education and advocacy.
The Down Syndrome Center Team
Rady Children's Hospital multidisciplinary Down Syndrome Center provides assessments, recommendations and case management. Lynne Bird, M.D. is director of the Center and specializes in Pediatric Clinical Genetics. The Down Syndrome Center team includes the following specialists/providers: Social Worker, Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist, Speech-Language Pathologist , Developmental Specialist, Dentist, Otolaryngologist (ENT), Ophthalmologist, Cardiologist, Genetics Counselor Case Manager and volunteer Family Advocates.
Some of the Services Offered
Implementation of AAP guidelines
Comprehensive case management
Connect families to existing community agencies for educational and therapeutic interventions
For appointments, call the Genetics Dept.: