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Baystate Medical Genetics provides a full range of screening, evaluation, diagnosis and treatment services for individuals and families who are affected by genetic conditions, including Down syndrome, neurofibromatosis and birth defects.


Our staff includes board certified geneticists, and licensed genetic counselors providing comprehensive and genetic services for children, adults and their families. Our services include:

  • Pre- and post-natal evaluation and diagnosis
  • Risk assessments
  • Genetic testing
  • Genetic counseling
  • On-going patient and family care coordination


Our Services:


Reproductive Genetics

  • Preconception genetic counseling, carrier testing
  • Family history, ethnicity based risk assessment
  • Advanced maternal age
  • Ultrasound abnormalities
  • Prenatal Testing

Hereditary Cancer

  • Personal history of cancer
  • Family history of cancer
  • Risk assessment
  • Genetic Testing
  • Surveillance options


  • Birth defects
  • Syndromes
  • Growth problems
  • Intellectual disability
  • Lysosomal storage diseases


  • Neuromuscular diseases
  • Syndrome diagnosis and management
  • Intellectual disabiity
  • Lysosomal storage diseases


Our Team:

Mary-Alice Abbott, MD, PhD, FACMG, Chief, Division of Medical Genetics

Micaelle Martin, NP
Jan C. Sullivan, RN, MS, CGC (genetic counselor)
Kristin L. Dalton, MS, CGC (genetic counselor)
Heidi Munro, MS, CGC (genetic counselor)
Beverly Tenenholz, MS, CGC (genetic counselor)
Nicole Wood, MS, CGC (genetic counselor)
Ruth Kurniawati, PA-C, MPAS, PhD


Meet the team....