Leila Cruikshank

Genetic Counseling

Genetic counseling and testing are available on referral through your CF doctor. This service is covered by the Ontario government for residents of Ontario.

Currently, five laboratories in Ontario perform genetic testing for CF:

1) MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORY
The Hospital for Sick Children
555 University Avenue
Toronto, ON M5G 1X8

Telephone: (416) 813-6590
Director: Dr. Peter Ray

2) MOLECULAR GENETICS LABORATORY
North York General Hospital
4001 Leslie Street
North York, ON M2K 1E1

Telephone: (416) 756-6791
Director: Dr. Alasdair Hunter

3) GENETICS CLINC McMASTER SITE
Hamilton Health Sciences Centre
1200 Main Street West
Hamilton, On L8N 3Z5

Telephone: (905) 521-2100 ext. 73709
Director: Dr. Susan Zeesman

4) DNA DIAGNOTIC LABORATORY
Room 9109 London Health Sciences Centre
800 Commissioners Road East
London, ON N6C 2V5

Telephone: (519) 685-8122
Director: Dr. Peter Ainsworth

5) EASTERN ONTARIO REGIONAL GENETICS PROGRAM
Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario
401 Smyth Road
Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1

Telephone: (613) 737-2275
Director: Dr. Diane Allinghan-Hawkins