Genetics is an evolving branch of medicine that deals with the study of genes, genetic variation and heredity in organisms. Genes are the fundamental units of genetics. The influence of heredity has been recognized since evolution of mankind. Genetics is the study of genes at all levels including the way they behave in each cell to ways in which they are transmitted from parents to offspring. There are thousands of identified and unidentified genetic disorders in humans which are constantly updated in the Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man catalogue. Every disorder has its own guideline for diagnosis, management and counselling. There are many genetic diagnostic tests available. Few of these disorders have successful treatment options as well. The myth that genetic disorders cannot be managed is gradually changing due to new emerging treatment modalities and family counselling. Geneticists
conduct evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and counselling for variety of genetic disorders. Evaluation is done by a multi-disciplinary team who specialize in genetics, syndrome identification, birth defects and metabolic disorders. Narayana Health, Bangalore has an expert team of geneticists who help in providing right diagnosis and treatment for various gene disorders. The aim is to integrate good genetic practice for improving the quality of healthcare. The hospital is also equipped with state-of-art laboratory services for genetic testing. Narayana Health will be your right choice when you want to receive the most comprehensive and coordinated care.