If you have been diagnosed with cancer or have a family history of cancer, you may want to consider a hereditary cancer risk assessment. The Cancer Genetics Program at Holy Name Medical Center offers a comprehensive evaluation for individuals and families concerned about a higher risk of developing cancer.
Holy Name's expert team of genetic counselors, nurses and physician assistants can provide you with a thorough risk assessment for cancer, the latest information about hereditary factors and a personalized care plan. Specialists use advanced multi–gene testing, which examines a large number of genes that may elevate the risk for the disease. It also improves the ability to identify the hereditary cause for many cancers.