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Regional Metabolic Centers

Metabolic clinics and centers in the New England states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and  Vermont —


Division of Human Genetics
University of Connecticut Health Center
65 Kane Street
West Hartford, CT 06119
Phone: 860-523-6464
Director: Sally Rosengren, MD
MDs: Robert Greenstein, MD and Sally Rosengren, MD
RDs: Michelle Fraser, RD and Sherry Gray, MPH, RD
Genetic Counselor: Robin Schwartz, MS, CGC

Clinical Genetics
Yale University School of Medicine
20 York Street
New Haven, CT
Phone: 203-785-2660 Option 1
Director: Margaretta Seashore, MD Director of Clinical Services
MDs: James McGrath, MD; Maurice Mahoney, MD
RDs: Crystal Reil
APRN: Linda Golterman


Maine Pediatric Speciality Group
Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital
1577 Congress St, 2nd Floor
Portland Maine 04102
Phone: 207-662-1622
Division Director: Wendy Smith, MD
MDs: Thomas Brewster, MD, Rosemarie Smith, MD


Baystate Pediatric Genetics
BayState Children’s Hospital

759 Chestnut St
Springfield MA 01199
Phone: 413-794-8890

Metabolism Program
Boston Children’s Hospital
300 Longwood Ave
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-355-4695
Director: Gerard T. Berry, MD
MDs: Harvey Levy, MD, David Harris, MD, Edward Neilan, MD, Deborah Marsden, MD, Philip James, MD
Nurse: Leah Hecht, NP
RDs: Frances Rohr, Ann Wessel, Karen Costas, Stacey Tarrant
Psychologist: Susan Waisbren, PhD

Metabolic Disorders Program
MassGeneral Hospital For Children
Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care
32 Fruit Street, Suite 6C
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-726-1561
MDs: David A. Sweetser, MD, Inderneel Sahai, MD, Katherine B. Sims, MD, Joseph V. Thakuria, MD
RD: Catherine Hanley, MS, RD

Metabolic Disorders Clinic
Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center

800 Washington Street
Boston, MA  02111
Phone: 617-636-5454
Director: Mark Korson, MD (Chief and Biochemical Geneticist/Attending Physician)
MDs: Cheryl Garganta, MD, PhD (Metabolism Lab Director, Biochemical Geneticist, Attending Physician) Reena Jethva (Biochemical Geneticist and Attending Physician)
RD: Keiko Ueda, MPH, RD, LDN
Psychologist: available via Children with Special Healthcare Needs at the Floating Hospital for Children

Pediatric Genetics
UMass Memorial Medical Center

55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655
Phone: 508-856-3949
Director: Dr. Beverly Hay
Geneticists: Dr. Madelena Martin and Dr. Beverly Hay
Dietitian: Leslie Song, RD

Rhode Island

Rhode Island Hospital Division of Human Genetics, Hasbro Children’s Hospital
593 Eddy Street
Providence, RI 02903
Phone: 401-444-8361
Director: Chanika Phornphutkul, MD
MDs: Chanika Phornphutkul, MD and Lauren Massingham, MD
RD: Julie P Johnston, RD, LDN and Jessica Mulligan, RD, LDN
Genetic Counselor: Jennifer Walsh, MS, CGC


Vermont Metabolic Clinic, through the Vermont Regional Genetics Center and the Vermont Department of Health
Vermont Regional Genetics Center
112 Colchester Avenue
Burlington, VT 05401
Phone number: 802-847-4463
Director and Doctor: Leah Burke, MD
Nutritionist and clinic coordinator: Molly Holland, RD
Genetic Counselors: Denise Bonyun, MS and Leanne Haskin-Leahy, MS