The Genetics Clinic at Royal North Shore Hospital is a Local Health District wide clinic that provides diagnosis, gene testing and genetic counselling services by a team of specialist health-care professionals.

Any individual (adult or child) with a personal and or family history of a genetic condition or a suspected genetic condition can be considered for an appointment provided they have a valid referral from a GP or specialist. Please see the attached referral criteria for more information about appropriate indications for referral.


A referral is required to attend our clinic. Referrals should be made out to Associate Professor Yemima Berman.  More information on Clinical Genetics referral criteria is available here

Referrals can be faxed to 02 9463 1057 or emailed to [email protected]

Doctors wishing to discuss whether a referral to our genetics clinic is appropriate may contact the department on 02 9463 1727 and discuss with a genetic counsellor.

Contacting Us

Postal: Royal North Shore Hospital, Department of Clinical Genetics, Clinical Administration 3E, Reserve Road, St Leonards NSW 2065

Telephone: 02 9463 1727, Fax 029463 1057

Email:  [email protected]