Dup15q Clinic at Texas Children’s Hospital


The Ladder Learning Clinic at Texas Children’s Hospital is a comprehensive clinic that serves pediatric and adult patients with specialties in the following areas.

  • Genetics
  • Neurology
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Developmental Pediatrics

Clinic Head at Texas Children’s Hospital is Dr. Carlos Bacino.

Note: They will see patients until age 21, but some services may not be available after age 18 years old. 



Clinic hours: 3rd Friday of every month from 8am – 12pm 

  • Patients may call 832-822-2100 (Texas Children’s Medical Center genetics department), press #3 (“All other clinics”), OR email the Genetics team at geneticsappointments@texaschildrens.org  for appointments.
  • New patient referrals may be faxed to 832-824-7333. Please allow 72 hours for referral processing prior to contacting the clinic to schedule.

Prepare for Your Clinic Visit Using this Checklist


6701 Fannin Street
Houston, Texas, 77030

Carlos Bacino Texas Childrens Hospital

Carlos Bacino, MD
Clinic Head, Lead Geneticist