Dr. Lea Velsher – Geneticist | North York, ON

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Dr. Lea Velsher – Geneticist | North York, ON

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  • 4001 Leslie Street, North York, ON M2K 1E1
  • (416) 756-6000
  • 9 am to 5pm Monday to Friday
  • Accepting New Patients
  • English
  • Female

As a geneticist, she studies genes, as well as the science of heredity. She also studies living organisms, including humans. She is capable of working in a number of settings, which means that she is not just a physician, but also a counselor and a researcher. In general, however, his/her primarily task is that of a clinical geneticist, helping patients in their specific needs.

The help of a clinical geneticist is very valuable. Some people have to deal with some genetic diseases and disorders. This is part of the task of a clinical geneticist, screening patients for any inherited conditions which may come as a result from alterations in the normal DNA. While these disorders may already be evident, a geneticist can help in reducing the complications.

Dr. Lea Velsher is currently accepting new patients. To book an appointment, please call (416) 756-6000.

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