YOUR DNA HOLDS THE SECRETS OF YOUR PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE HEALTH
Hereditary Risk Testing examines an individual’s DNA to identify potential genetic mutations associated with inherited diseases and vulnerabilities. These health risks are passed down from generation to generation.
HEREDITARY TESTING FOR CANCER AND IMMUNODEFICIENCY DISORDERS
Cancers like: Breast, Ovarian, Colon, Prostate, and Immunodeficiency Disorders like: Diabetes, Arthritis, Asthma, Anemia can be linked to inherited genetic mutations.
Understanding these risks is critical for:
- Early Detection and Intervention
- Preventive Measures (and Lifestyle Changes)
- Customized Treatment Plans
- Improved Quality of Live
- Family Planning and Screening
Inherited Risks Are Passed Down from Parents to Children
When you order a genomics test with us, you can expect to receive easy-to-read reports that you and your patients can understand. We also offer consultations where you and your patient can speak to a trained geneticist. Our team proudly serves physicians, pharmacists, and their patients throughout the Northeast, including Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, and Maryland.
Learn more about our genetic tests below.
MEDICATION RISK ANALYSIS (PGx)A Medication Risk Analysis reads your DNA and reveals how an individual’s body uniquely metabolizes and responds to prescriptions and over the counter medications.
- Reduce Dangerous Side Effects
- Minimize Trial and Error
- Optimize Dosage for Maximum Benefit
A Medication Risk Analysis is extremely beneficial for medications relating to:
- Chronic Pain
- Depression, Bi-Polar and other Psychiatric Medications.
- Heart Related Issues (Statins for Cholesterol and Blood Thinners)
Brookside was started in 1966 for one reason: Provide patient and providers with the best clinical laboratory services possible. These values and principles still stand today. Our team of genetic specialists has over 55 years of combined experience. We use state-of-the-art instrumentation and the latest Genomics Testing techniques.
Brookside Clinical Laboratory is a member of CLIA and NILA, and accredited by the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid.