- If you have a family history of hereditary conditions (hereditary cancer, cardiac disorders or neuropathy) or genetic conditions (chromosome abnormalities, congenital disorders)
- If you suspect a genetic condition.
- If a family member has a pathogenic genetic variant present and you want to know if or to what extent it means increasing your own risk of having it too.
- If you are a genetic carrier of an inherited recessive allele and want to know the chances of having a child with the disease
- If you are pregnant and need genetic counseling of fetal risks.
- If you present unexplained infertility or repetitive pregnancy losses.
- If you present a certain degree of consanguinity with your partner and wish to conceive a healthy child.
- If you are concerned about the diagnosis of a condition with a genetic test available to take into account, even if it has not been offered or done to ensure the best diagnosis, or if you wish for a second medical opinion.
- If you want to know about genetic testing and the results of a personalized genetic risk assessment study for prevalent diseases (cancer, cardiac conditions…)
- In general, if you want genetic counselling from an expert in any aspect that concerns your own or your family´s health.
- When you have genetic-related queries unanswered.
- When you are willing to take a risk assessment genetic test because of a familiar history of disease but want advice on deciding the best test to take.
- When you want to extend the information given by a genetic test result (owned or taken by a family member)
- In general terms, when you may use the opinion or advice given by a genetic expert in terms of medical history consideration regarding making informed decisions that could affect your health or your offspring´s.
- The process starts when the “purchase” button is pressed.
- Upon satisfactory payment via VTP, access to your personal area will be granted, from where you will be able to schedule the video consultation on the day and time of your convenience from the slots displayed by the healthcare professional of your choice.
- On the scheduled consultation day and time, you will be able to access the video consultation platform through an adequate button appearing on your Personal Area. No further action is required – no software download or plugin installation is required – for the video connection to take place.
- During the video consultation, you may discuss with your expert doctor all your concerns or genetic queries, that will be conveniently solved.
- If useful and adequate to resolve your particular genetic query, the healthcare professional will recommend you a specific genetic test, taking into consideration your familiar history (if present). In case this genetic test is available to purchase directly from medmesafe platform, the recommendation will be done via this platform, receiving an email with the steps to follow in case the purchase of the test is desired.
Only available in spanish for the moment
How does it work?
After payment reception, you will choose the healthcare professional that will give you the counselling
You will schedule an appointment from the available options
At the date and time chosen, you will connect to the video consultation from your Personal Area