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Genetic counseling, Public health, Reproductive medicine




Sheila Shaw Weiss, M.S., C.G.C., is a board certified genetic counselor at the Maternal and Infant Care Clinic at UW Medical Center and the Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic at Arlington.

Weiss’ philosophy as a prenatal genetic counselor is to provide patients with relevant information to enable them to make the most informed decision possible regarding their childbearing. She strives to help them understand their genetic risk factors, and the purpose, risks, benefits and limitations of prenatal screening and diagnostic procedures.

Weiss received her medical education at Sarah Lawrence College in New York, the first and largest human genetics and genetic counseling graduate program in the country. Her clinical and research interests include biochemical genetic disorders, mental retardation and autism syndromes.

Personal Interests

In her free time Weiss enjoys traveling, reading and spending time with family and friends.

Maternal and Infant Care Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor, SW 350 Seattle, WA 98195


Behavioral healthcare, Care coordination, Consultation with high-risk providers, Fetal diagnostic testing


Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic at Arlington

3823 172nd St. NE Arlington, WA 98223


Care for multiples (twins, triplets or more), Diabetes in pregnancy, Genetic counseling, High-risk pregnancy (obstetrics)

Sarah Lawrence College

Medical education, 1981, Medical Genetics


Board Certifications
  • Genetic Counselor, 2011, American Board of Genetic Counseling, Inc.