Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome Clinic
Our team at the Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome Clinic at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) provides support and medical guidance for children with these genetic and epigenetic disorders: Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome, 11p Overgrowth Spectrum, hemihypertrophy/lateralized overgrowth and related disorders. We work closely with your family and physicians to provide collaborative, multidisciplinary care. The clinic is part of the Division of Human Genetics.
Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome (BWS) Overview
This video provides an introduction to genetics, an explanation of the characteristics of Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome (BWS), and tips for managing BWS
Our Programs and Services
The BWS Clinic team of experts includes dedicated physicians as well as those from multiple subspecialties, including genetics, plastic surgeons, orthodontists, speech pathologists, pulmonologists, feeding specialists, oncologists, endocrinologists, orthopedists, and surgeons.