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Newborn Screening Contacts

Questions about Newborn Screening Laboratory Testing or a Newborn Screening Report:

Follow-up Questions for Hemoglobinopathies:

Follow-up Questions for Amino Acid and Acylcarnitine Disorders, X-Linked Adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD), and Mucopolysaccharidosis Type I (MPS I):

  • Follow-up services for these disorders are provided by the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill (UNC-CH), Division of Genetics and Metabolism.
  • Program website: Pediatric Genetics | UNC Children's | Chapel Hill, NC (   
  • FOR URGENT INQUIRIES ONLY: Contact the UNC Division of Genetics and Metabolism by phone at: (984)-974-1000 (Request that the Receptionist page the Pediatric Geneticist on-call).

Questions Related to Newborn Screening Services:

Follow-up for Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID), Biotinidase Deficiency, Galactosemia, Glycogen Storage Disease Type II (Pompe), Congenital Hypothyroidism (CH), Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH), and Cystic Fibrosis (CF)
Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Services
Critical Congenital Heart Defects (CCHD) Screening

For all non-urgent queries: Contact NCSLPH Customer Services at (919) 733-3937 to have queries directed to the appropriate team.

Newborn Screening Information