Our Team

The division is staffed by two board-certified physicians including one of only 14 board-certified medical biochemical genetics physicians in the nation. In addition, we have four, full-time genetic counselors, who have master's degrees and certification in genetic counseling, plus one metabolic nutritionist who is a registered dietician trained specifically in metabolic nutrition.

Patricia Galvin-Parton, MD - Division Chief
Margaret M. McGovern, MD, PhD - Professor

Genetic Counselors:
Linda Buttice, MS, CGC
Theresa Dugger, MS
Gwen Goldstein, MS, CGC
Jody Weiss-Burns, MS, CGC

Charlene Fox, MS, RD, CDCES, CDN

Stony Brook Children's Services is offering Telehealth services which will allow our patients to receive our high-quality care from the safety and privacy of their home.

To see if your pediatric needs can be met virtually, please call Stony Brook Children's Service at (631) 444-KIDS.

If you have already booked a Telehealth visit and have questions about connecting to Microsoft Teams for your visit, please call one of our representatives at (631) 638-0597 Monday through Friday from 8 am to 6 pm. They will be happy to assist you. If you require support outside of these hours, please visit stonybrookmedicine.edu/telehealth.

Cómo unirse a su visita médica de telesalud de Stony Brook con la aplicación Microsoft Teams