Genetic Medicine Clinic at UW Medical Center

Genetic Medicine Clinic at UW Medical Center

  • Monday 8:00a - 5:00p
  • Tuesday 8:00a - 5:00p
  • Wednesday 8:00a - 5:00p
  • Thursday 8:00a - 5:00p
  • Friday 8:00a - 5:00p
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
1959 NE Pacific St., Seattle WA 981957720
206.598.4030 206.598.3269 fax

Services

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Services offered at this clinic include:

  • Clinical genetics
  • Genetic counseling
  • Medical biochemical genetics
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Comprehensive genetic medicine care

The Genetic Medicine Clinic at UW Medical Center is the only genetics clinic for adults in the Pacific Northwest that offers the full range of evaluation, diagnosis, assessment, genetic testing and interpretation, counseling and care management for all genetic and genomic disorders. We also offer resource referrals to individuals who have genetic disorders in their families or disorders thought to have a genetic component.

Our physicians specializing in medical genetics  treat conditions across  the spectrum from inherited cancer syndromes to biochemical genetic disorders, neurogenetic disorders, connective tissue disorders, cardiogenetics and inherited skin conditions. Our licensed genetic counselors offer risk assessment and counseling for cancers,  along with pre-pregnancy genetic counseling and testing.

Directions & Parking

Directions to CHDD from Main Information Desk at UWMC
The Patient Information Desk on the main (3rd Floor) of UWMC has detailed directions and a map to CHDD and may be able to provide an escort.  From the Information Desk take the Pacific Elevators to the 1st Floor of the hospital.  Walk through the Plaza Café and exit the back glass doors of the hospital.  CHDD is the four story brick building directly across the street.  Check in at the reception desk on the main (2nd Floor) of CHDD.
From Interstate 5:
  • Take Exit No. 168B (Bellevue /Kirkland) onto State Route 520. 
  • Take the first exit off SR 520 to Montlake Boulevard. 
  • Turn left onto Montlake Boulevard and continue north across the Montlake Bridge. 
  • At the traffic light ahead, two lanes will turn left onto N.E. Pacific Street. You'll want to be in the left of those two left-turn lanes. 
  • S1 parking: proceed west on N.E. Pacific St. with hospital to your left. Turn left on 15th Ave NE and proceed to parking gate where you will get a permit for the S1 garage parking and further directions from the attendant. 

From Interstate 405:
  • Take Exit 14 onto SR 520 heading west.
  • Exit at Montlake Blvd. N.E. and follow the signs to the Medical Center

From the East via State Route 520 Westbound:
  • Exit at Montlake Boulevard and continue north across the Montlake Bridge.
  • At the traffic light ahead, two lanes will turn left onto N.E. Pacific Street. You'll want to be in the left of those two left-turn lanes. 
  • S1 parking: proceed west on N.E. Pacific St. with hospital to your left. Turn left on 15th Ave NE and proceed to parking gate where you will get a permit for the S1 garage parking and further directions from the attendant.
Free shuttle service is available between the medical center and the two Roosevelt buildings, Harborview Medical Center and the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.


S1 Parking Garage
We recommend that people park in the S1 parking garage, which is located behind the UWMC, west of the CHDD building. Lot S1 has a height restriction of 7’ 5”. Over-sized parking is available in the Husky Stadium parking lot.

Access the lot from 15th Avenue N.E. Stop at gate house 6 to obtain a parking permit.

Look for CHDD- designated or UWMC disability parking stalls. Walk out of S1 at the east end and enter CHDD Clinic building. Patients can be dropped off at the CHDD entrance from which vehicles can return to S1 for parking.
 
A cash payment of $15.00 is required upon entry. Please leave the permit on your dashboard. A partial discount voucher will be given at appointment check-in for patients or family members.

CHDD Parking Brochure (PDF)

Disability Parking
For All CHDD patients and families with mobility parking needs, the closest parking is in the S1 Garage. Please request a disability placard at the gate house. A cash payment of $15.00 is required upon entry. Please leave the permit on your dashboard. A partial discount voucher will be given at appointment check-in for patients or family members.  Valet parking is available at the main entrance of the Medical Center; wheelchairs and escort services are available from the Information Desk.

Valet Parking
Valet parking service for patients and their visitors is located in front of the Medical Center, near the main entrance. Allow extra time if you choose to use valet parking.

From valet service, walk east to the main entrance of UWMC. The Information Desk has detailed directions and a map to CHDD and may be able to provide an escort.
 
Triangle Parking Garage
The Triangle Parking Garage is located on N.E. Pacific Place, across the street from UW Medical Center. From Montlake Blvd., turn left onto N.E. Pacific Street and right onto N.E. Pacific Place. The Triangle Garage has a height restriction of 6’ 8”. Allow extra time if you choose to use the Triangle Parking Garage.
 
From the Triangle Garage, take the pedestrian tunnel to the front entrance of the UWMC. The Information Desk has detailed directions and a map to CHDD and may be able to provide an escort.

Surgery Pavilion Parking Garage
The Surgery Pavilion Parking Garage is accessed off of N.E. Pacific Street next to the Emergency Room entrance. The Surgery Pavilion has a height restriction of 9’ 6” on Level P1. Levels P2 & P3 (2nd & 3rd floor) have a height restriction of 6’ 7”. Allow extra time if you choose to use the Surgery Pavilion Parking Garage.

From the Surgery Pavilion Parking Garage, take the elevator to the third floor. Walk across the pedestrian overpass to the main hospital building lobby. The Information Desk has detailed directions and a map to CHDD and may be able to provide an escort.
 
Payment Rates for parking in S-1, Valet, Triangle, Surgery Pavilion:
Patients parking in S-1 will need to pay $15 up front which will be partially reimbursed with validation upon exiting the parking lot (see rates for parking in link above).  Credit/Debit cards will be reimbursed on the card, while patients paying cash will be given a cash reimbursement.

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