What to Know about Genetic Counseling

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Orange Coast Medical Center

Podcast Summary

What is genetic counseling and is it necessary for every woman? 

Licensed and board-certified genetic counselor, Nadine Rayes, MS, provides cancer risk assessments based on medical and family history, genetic testing options and recommendations for preventive screening and surgical interventions. 

Nadine shares what genetic counseling is, who it is appropriate for and how it could benefit your health to know if you carry hereditary genes for breast or ovarian cancer.