New York State Clinical Geneticists and Genetic Counselors: Cancer Genetics

* = known to provide genetic counseling on a zero-based sliding fee scale or make other special financial arrangements

Niagara Region (Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans, and Wyoming counties)

Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Clinical Genetics Service
Elm and Carlton Streets
Buffalo, NY 14263 0001
Director: Nicoleta Voian, MD, MPH
Genetic counselors: Mollie Hutton, MS, CGC, June M. Mikkelson, MS, CGC
Phone: (716) 845-8400

Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo

Division of Genetics
140 Hodge Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222
Chief: Richard W. Erbe, MD
Genetic Counselors: Laura Fisher, MS, CGC and Melissa Samons, MS, CGC
Phone: (716) 878-7530

Finger Lakes Region (Chemung, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne, and Yates counties)

University of Rochester School of Medicine/Strong Memorial Hospital

Department of Medicine, Division of Genetics

Rochester Regional Genetics Program, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 641
Rochester, NY 14642
Director: Chin-To Fong, MD
Genetic Counselors: Karen S. Miller, MS CGC; Kelly Minks MS, CGC; Audrey Schroeder MS, CGC; Lauren Smith, MS, CGC
Phone: (585) 275-3461

*Jessica Salamone, SCM, CGC

Elizabeth Wende Breast Care, LLC
170 Sawgrass Drive
Rochester, NY 14620
Phone: (585) 758-7041

Central Region (Cayuga, Cortland, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga, Oswego, St. Lawrence, and Tompkins counties)

GYN Oncology of CNY, PC

475 Irving Avenue, Suite 204
Syracuse, NY 13210
Mary J. Cunningham, MD
Phone: (315) 634-4112

SUNY University Hospital Regional Genetics

Center for Developmental Behavior and Genetics

725 Irving Avenue, Suite 112
Crouse Physicians Program Office Building
Syracuse, NY 13210
Dr. Robert Lebel, MD, Genetics
Phone: (315) 464-6395

Southern Tier and Mohawk Valley (Broome, Chenango, Delaware, Cortland, Herkimer, Madison, Montgomery, Otsego, Oneida, Sullivan, Tioga, and Tompkins counties)

UHS Breast Center

4417 Vestal Parkway East, Suite 300
Vestal, NY 13850
Genetic Counselors: Luba Djurdjinovic, MS, and Erin Houghton, MS, CGC
To make an appointment: (607)-724-4308 or (888) 483-3773

Ferre Institute

124 Front Street
Binghamton, NY 13905
Project Director: Luba Djurdjinovic, MS
Genetic Counselors: Luba Djurdjinovic, MS, Lindsey Morse, MS, CGC and Erin Houghton, MS, CGC
Phone: (607) 724-4308 or (888) 483-3773

*Ferre Institute

3985 Oneida Street, Suite 204
New Hartford, NY 13413
Genetic Counselors: Claire Boring, ScM, CGC; Luba Djurdjinovic, MS; Erin Houghton, MS, CGC; Lindsey Morse, MS, CGC, and Alissa M. Terry, MS, CGC
Phone: (315) 724-4348
To make an appointment: (888) 483-3773

*Regional Cancer Center

Ferre Institute
Bassett Health Care
One Atwell Road
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Genetic Counselor: Lindsay Morse, MS, CGC; Luba Djurdinovic, MS, and Erin Houghton, MS, CGC
To make an appointment: (888) 483-3773

North Country Region (Warren, Hamilton, Essex, Clinton, Franklin, Lewis, Fulton and St. Lawrence counties)

*E.J. Noble Hospital

77 West Barney Street
Gouverneur, NY 13642
Genetic Counselor: Luba Djurdjinovic, MS
To make an appointment: (888) 483-3773

The CR Wood Cancer Center at Glens Falls Hospital

102 Park Street, Pruyn Pavilion
Glens Falls, NY 12801
Medical Oncologist: Eric Pillemer, MD
Genetic Counselor: Rebecca Kerr, MS, CGC
Phone: (518) 926-6620

Vermont Regional Genetics Center

111 Colchester Avenue
Burlington, VT 05401
Genetic Counselor: Laura Colello, MS, CGC; Wendy McKinnon, MS, CGC
Phone: (802) 847-8400

Familial Cancer Program

111 Colchester Ave
Burlington, VT 05401
Genetic Counselor: Laura Colello, MS, CGC; Wendy McKinnon, MS, CGC
Phone: (802) 847-8400

Capital District Region (Albany, Columbia, Greene, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, and Washington counties)

*Upstate Hematology Oncology

Ferre Institute
2125 River Road
Schenectady, NY 12309
Director: Dr. Thomas L. Goodman
Genetic Counselor: Luba Djurdjinovic, MS, Lindsay Morse, MS, CGC
To make an appointment: (888) 483-3773

*St. Peter's Hospital Cancer Center

317 South Manning Blvd.
Albany, NY 12208
Genetic Counselors: Claire Boring, ScM, CGC; Luba Djurdjinovic, MS; Erin Houghton, MS, CGC; Lindsay Morse, MS, CGC
To make an appointment: (888) 483-3773

S. Bonnie Liebers, MS, CGC

Genetic Counseling Services, Inc. (telephone consultation services)
PO Box 9205
Schenectady, NY 12309
Phone: (888) 260-6543

St. Mary's Hospital

Ferre Institute

84E State Street
Gloversville, NY 12078
Phone: (888) 483-3773

Hudson Valley Region (Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster, and Westchester counties)

Jonathan Clyman, PhD, CGC

Board-certified Genetic Counselor
The Herb & Sue Ann Redl Center for Cancer Care
MidHudson Regional Hospital of Westchester Medical Center
19 Baker Avenue Ste 101, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Phone: (845) 483-5997
Fax: (845) 483-5797

Dickstein Cancer Treatment Center

White Plains Hospital
2-4 Longview Ave
White Plains, NY 10601
Nicole Boxer, MS, CGC
Phone: (914) 681-2700

New York Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital Center

Cancer and Genetics Prevention
685 White Plains Road
Eastchester, NY 10709
Genetic Counselor: Donna Russo
Phone: (914) 787-4000

Caremount Medical Group (2 locations)

90 South Bedford Road, 2nd floor
Mount Kisco, NY 10567
Oakwood Commons
2507 South Road
Poughkeepsie, New York 12601
Genetic Counselor: Lisa Cohn, MS, CGC
Phone: (914) 242-1380

Northern Westchester Hospital

400 E. Main Street
Mount Kisco, NY 10549
Genetic Counselor: Nancy Cohen, MS, CGC
Phone: (914) 242-7649

*Boston Children's Health Physicians of Westchester, LLP at Bradhurst

19 Bradhurst Avenue, Suites 800, 1400, 2400, 2550
Hawthorne NY 10531
Director: David F Kronn, MD
Phone: (914) 304-5280

*Ulster Radiation Oncology Center

111 Mary's Avenue, Suite 1
Kingston, NY 12401
Phone: (845) 339-7700

*Vassar Brothers Medical Center

Dyson Center, 2nd Floor
45 Reade Place
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Phone: (845) 483-6641

New York City (The Bronx/Bronx County)

*Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center

234 East 149th Street
Bronx, NY 10451
Andrea Cantor, MS, CGC, Counselor
Phone: (718) 579-5295

Montefiore Medical Center, Institute for Women's Health

1695 Eastchester Road, Suite 301
Bronx, NY 10461
Director: Susan Klugman, MD
Genetic Counselor: Emily Bloom, MS, CGC
Phone: (718) 405-8150

*Jacobi Medical Center

1400 Pelham Parkway South
Bldg. 8, 3B
Bronx, NY 10461
Genetic Counselors: Beth Georges, MS, CGC; Emilia Grant, MS, CGC; Director: Anne Marie Roe, MD
(718) 918-4908

New York City (Brooklyn/Kings County)

*The Brooklyn Hospital Center

Obstetrics and Gynecology Reproductive Genetics
240 Willoughby St 3H
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Director: Michael Cabbad, MD, MSN
Genetic Counselors: Charlotte Gordon, MS, CGC; Nishat Hussain-Buoy, MS, CGC
Phone: (718) 250-8032

New York City (Manhattan/New York County)

*Harlem Hospital

506 Lenox Avenue, Department of Pediatrics, MLK 42-30
New York, NY 10037
Geneticist: Nelly Jouayed Oundjian, MD
Phone: (212) 939-4375

*Office of Matthew B. Lubin, MD

983 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10028
Phone: 877-436-3763

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Clinical Genetics Lower Level One
222 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021
Kenneth Offit, MD, Mark Robson, MD, and Zsofia Stadler, MD
Genetic Counselors: Angela Arnold MS, CGC; Megan Harlan Fleischut, MS, CGC; Erin Salo-Mullen, MS, CGC; Beth Siegel, MS, CGC
Phone: (646) 888-4050

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Department of Genetics and Genomics Sciences
One Gustave L. Levy Place
Box 1497
New York, NY 10029
Director: Lakshmi Mehta, MD
Genetic Counselors: Karen Brown, MS, CGC, Sherry Boyar, MS, CGC, and Emily Soper, MS, CGC
Phone: (212) 241-6947

New York Presbyterian Hospital – Weill/Cornell Division

Jay Monahan Center for Gastrointestinal Health
1315 York Avenue, 1st Floor
New York, NY 10021
Genetic Counselor: Francesca Tubito, MS
Phone: (212) 746-4014

New York Presbyterian Hospital – Weill/Cornell Division

*The Breast Center
425 East 61st, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10021
Phone: (212) 821-0830
Ann Carlson, MS, CGC

*Office of Dr. Elizabeth A. Poynor

955 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10028
Elizabeth A. Poynor, M.D., Ph.D., FACOG
Phone: (212) 426-2700

*St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center

425 West 59th Street
Suite 7A
New York, NY 10019
Phone: (212) 523-7500 or (212) 523-7092

New York City (Queens/Queens County)

*New York Hospital Queens: New York - Presbyterian Healthcare System

CRT Surgical Associates, PC
6th Floor South
Flushing, NY 11355
Genetic Counselors: Alexandra Lucy, MS CGC; Danielle Singer, MS, CGC
Phone: (718) 670-1322

*Queens Hospital Center

82-68th 164th Street
Jamaica, NY 11432
Medical Geneticist: Christopher Simotas, MD
Phone: (718) 883-4676

New York City (Staten Island/Richmond County)

*Staten Island University Hospital

Hereditary Cancer Genetics Program
256 Mason Avenue
Bldg B, 2nd Floor
Staten Island, NY 10305
Cancer Genetic Counselor: Avery E. Miller, MS
Phone: (718) 226-6230

*NYS Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities

1050 Forest Hill Road
Staten Island, NY 10314
Director: Milen Velinov, MD
Genetic Counselor: Nancy Zellers, MS
Phone: (718) 494-5369

Long Island Region (Nassau and Suffolk Counties)

Academic Health Care Center

New York College of Osteopathic Medicine at NYIT
Northern Boulevard, Riland Center
Old Westbury, NY 11568
Clinical Geneticist: David Tegay, DO, FACMG
Phone: (516) 686-1300

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center

1000 Montauk Highway
West Islip, NY 11795
Amanda Laterza-Ozarowski, MS, CGC; Olivia Tan, MS CGC; Melanie Charles, MS, CGC
Phone: (631) 376-4050

Northwell Health Cancer Center

450 Lakeville Rd
Lake Success, NY 11042
Cancer Genetic Counselor: Sharona Cohen, MS, CGC; Ravi Sharaf, MD, MS
Genetic Counselors: Sharona Cohen, MS CGC; Amanda Sena, MS CGC
Phone: (516) 734-8850

*Southampton Hospital

240 Meetinghouse Lane
Southampton, NY 11968
Genetic Counselors: Linda Buttice, MS CGC; Gwen Goldstein, MS CGC
Phone: To make an appointment (631)726-8400; for messages (631)726-8732

*Stony Brook University Hospital

University Hospital
Stony Brook, NY 11790
Genetics: Dr. Patricia Galvin-Parton
Phone: (631) 444-2790

*Winthrop University Hospital, Genetics Divisiona

120 Mineola Boulevard, Suite 210
Mineola, NY 11501
Director: Moris Angulo, MD
Genetic Counselor: Melanie McDermet, MS CGC; Taime Tramomtama, MS CGC; Abigail Weinberg, MS CGC
Phone: (516) 663-2657

Please Note: If you are a geneticist or genetic counselor practicing in New York State and would like to appear on this list, please contact the Bureau of Cancer Prevention and Control at (518) 474-1222 or email with your information.