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Susan J. Hayflick, M.D.

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Specialty:
Genetics
Special Interest:
Genetics
Accepting Patients:
Yes
Languages:
English

Biography

Dr. Hayflick sees clinical genetics patients on both an inpatient and outpatient basis, and she performs clinical laboratory professional interpretations (cytogenetics, biochemical genetics, and molecular genetics). She orders and/or performs clinical evaluations and diagnostic studies and advises the medical staff with regard to congenital malformations, birth defects, bone dysplasias and heritable syndromes, cytogenetic abnormalities, and genetic and/or inherited metabolic disorders. Rare disorders studied include neurodegeneration with brain iron accumulation (NBIA), pantothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration (PKAN), infantile neuroaxonal dystrophy (INAD) / atypical neuroaxonal dystrophy, Marfan syndrome, and Weill-Marchesani syndrome.

Professional Education

  • Degree:
    M.D., The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, 1995
  • Residency:
    Internship/Residency in Pediatrics, The Maine Medical Center, Portland, 1988
  • Fellowship:
    Postdoctoral Fellowship in Medical Genetics, The Center for Medical Genetics, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, 1991
  • Certification:
    National Board of Medical Examiners, 1988 American Board of Pediatrics (re-certified), 1989, 1996 American Board of Medical Genetics (clinical genetics), 1990 American Board of Medical Genetics (biochemical and molecular genetics), 1990
 

Provider Referral Line

503 494-2446

Insurance Information

OHSU accepts most insurance plans

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Clinical Trials

The following clinical trials are currently accepting new participants:

Brain Perfusion in PKAN

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