Geneticists are doctors with expertise in genetic or hereditary disorders. Many diseases are inherited, or passed on through the genes from parents to children. These specialists study the biology behind a genetic disorder's origin, the traits that it presents in a patient and its pathway in order to diagnose and treat them effectively.
Some common genetic disorders include:
Adrenal gland disorders
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
Spinal muscular atrophy
The area of Grapevine, TX has a population of approximately 46,320 people. There is 1 geneticist near Grapevine, which gives it a ratio of 1 geneticist per 46,320 residents or a ratio of 1 geneticist per 18,496 households. There are 18,496 households in Grapevine.