South Florida Fragile X Clinic

The X Family Foundation is a proud supporter of the (SFFXC) South Florida Fragile X Clinic at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine.

 

Recently, the SFFXC began seeing adult patients with FXTAS (Fragile X Tremor Ataxia Symdrome) that affects Fragile X Carriers later on in life with Parkinsonslike symptoms.  They are also currently working on adding clinic services for adults with Fragile X Syndrome.  For more information on the new services or for an appointment at the SFFXC, please contact Kimberly Glaser, Clinic Coordinator, at (305) 243-9461 or via email at  kglaser@med.miami.edu.

 

The SFFXC is one of 27 clinics in the United States dedicated to treating those affected by Fragile X Syndrome. It is Part of the Fragile X Clinical and Research Consortium. It is a multi-disciplinary clinic that includes specialists in Genetics, Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics, Audiology, Speech and Language Pathologist, Psychology, Educational & Assistive Technology Specialist, Occupational Therapy and a Social Worker. In addition, the clinic is also participating in clinical trials of drug therapies targeted at Fragile X Syndrome.

 

For more information please visit:

http://medgen.med.miami.edu/fragile-x-clinic-sffxc

 

 

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