Suzanne Mahon, DNSc, RN, AOCN, APGN, is the only nurse in Missouri to be certified in genetics and is an expert in interpretation, management and test results. Dr. Mahon helps families understand the implications of their family history and offers in-depth education and risk assessment regarding all types of cancer.
The Hereditary Cancer Screening Program identifies individuals and families at risk and provides comprehensive education and counseling regarding the potential risks, benefits and psychosocial ramifications of genetic testing and recommendations for the prevention and early detection of cancer.
Saint Louis University Cancer Center offers diagnosis of genetic disorders that can lead to:
For more information or to make an appointment with Dr. Mahon, call (314) 577-8854.
Read Dr. Mahon's latest blog entry on ONS Connect here.