Pediatric Genetics

William G Wilson, MD Division Director, Pediatric Genetics

Our division provides genetics services to children and adults including but not limited to:

  • Evaluation for possible genetic causes of birth defects, chronic diseases, or developmental problems
  • Diagnosis of genetic disorders by physical examination and/or genetic testing
  • Prenatal testing for chromosomal abnormalities and possible genetic disorders
  • Tests to determine the chances for a genetic disorder to recur in a family
  • Management and treatment of a genetic disorder
  • Support groups for the genetic disorder

Physicians of the division are board-certified by the American Board of Medical Genetics and the American Board of Pediatrics, and our Genetic Counselors are certified by the American Board of Genetic Counseling.


Metabolic Dieticians

Contact & Location

Phone: 434-924-2665
Fax: 434-924-1797

Department of Pediatrics
P.O. Box 800386
Charlottesville, VA 22908-0386