Mercy Children's Hospital
The Northwest Ohio Regional Genetics Center at Mercy Children’s Hospital offers a comprehensive range of clinical, laboratory, and outreach services as well as educational programs and family support networking for individuals with heredity disorders or at-risk pregnancy. Services include consultation, evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and genetic counseling for genetic disorders. Laboratory testing includes chromosome analysis, molecular markers, DAN profiling, amino acid analysis, organic acid screening, and metabolic screening. The Center serves Northwest Ohio as part of the Ohio Department of Health’s statewide genetics program.
Cancer Genetics; Prenatal Genetics
Clinical evaluation, chromosome and molecular testing, amino acid and metabolic screening
Medical College of Ohio Cancer Center, Toledo
Northwest Ohio Developmental Center, Toledo
Firelands Regional Medical Center (South Campus), Sandusky
Seneca County Health Department, Tiffin
St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima
Defiance County Health Department, Defiance
Wood County Health Department, Bowling Green
Joe Hoo, M.D.
Bea French, RN, MSN, genetic nurse
Colette Gaba, MPH, genetic counselor
Margi Gray, BS, genetic health educator.
Key Contact Person
2222 Cherry St., #2300
Toledo, OH 43608
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Services: Genetic consultation, evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and genetic counseling.