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There are an increasing number of genetic causes of hearing loss being identified.
For investigation into possible genetic causes of a hearing loss, contact:

Victoria
The Paediatric Hearing Loss Investigation Clinic – Genetic
Monash Medical Centre, Clayton
246 Clayton Road, Clayton 3168
Phone: 03 9594 6666
Email: phlic@monashhealth.org
https://monashchildrenshospital.org/hearing-lossinvestigation-clinics/

Victorian Clinical Gentics Services
Murdoch Children’s Research Institute
Royal Children’s Hospital Flemington Rd, Parkville
Phone: 03 8 341 6201 Fax: 03 8341 6390
https://www.vcgs.org.au/

Tasmania
The Royal Melbourne Hospital Genetic Services visits Hobart,
Launceston and the North West. https://www.gsnv.org.au/
find-a-genetics-service/tasmania.aspx

Tasmanian Clinical Genetics Service Royal Hobart
Hospital
Phone: 03 6166 8296 Fax: 03 6173 0328 https://
www.dhhs.tas.gov.au/service_information/services_files/
RHH/treatments_and_services/genetic_counselling

Queensland
Genetic Health Queensland
Royal Brisbane Women’s Hospital, Herston
Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital, Brisbane Regional areas
Phone: 07 3636 1686
Fax: 07 3646 1987 https://www.childrens.health.qld.gov.au/
service-genetic-health-queensland/

New South Wales
Centre for Genetic Education
Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards
Phone: 02 9462 9599 Fax: 02 9906 7529
Email: contact@genetics.edu.au

Department of Medical Genetics
Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick
High St Randwick 2031
Phone: 02 9382 1704
http://www.schn.health.nsw.gov.au/find-a-service/
health-medical-services/clinical-genetics/sch

Western Australia
Genetic Services of WA – Genetic Paediatric Services
Princess Margaret Hospital for Children
Roberts Rd, Subiaco
Phone: 08 6458 1625 Fax: 08 6458 1678
https://ww2.health.wa.gov.au/Articles/F_I/GeneticServices-of-WA https://www.healthywa.wa.gov.au/
Articles/F_I/Genetic-paediatric-services

Website:
Boys Town National Research Hospital: Information on Genetics
www.boystownhospital.org/parents/info/genetics.asp
This site explains different types of genetic hearing losses. It explains basic concepts, genetic syndromes and individual perspectives.

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