Department of Medical Genetics

Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow


To provide the best & most advanced diagnosis and care for every genetic disorder, however rare.


Comprehensive Care for Genetic Disorders through ‘ATGC’

  • A- Antenatal & Neonatal Screening
  • T- Testing & Treatment
  • G- Genetic Counseling
  • C- Care & Surveillance
  • The Department of Medical Genetics in Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow is the brain child of Late Prof S S Agarwal.This department is the first department of Medical Genetics in a medical institute in India

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    The Team

    Medical Genetics Team: Trained for Patient Care in Twenty First Century

    Medical Genetics department at SGPGIMS has contributed greatly in ushering India into the era of molecular medicine. The department constitutes a team of knowledgeable, intelligent and compassionate faculty trained to take care of patients and their families with genetic disorders. The department has clinicians and basic scientists working together to provide the state-of-the-art services in pre and postnatal diagnostics and management including genetic counseling. Combination of academic activities and research helps to enhance patient care. The faculty and students put their hearts in the services and patient care is the religion of the department.

    Dr Shubha Phadke
    Professor & Head
    Additional Professor
    Assistant Professor
    Assistant Professor
    Assistant Professor

    OPD Schedule

    Day Consultant I Consultant II
    Monday Dr Shubha Phadke Dr Deepti Saxena
    Tuesday Dr Kausik Mandal Dr Amita Moirangthem
    Wednesday Dr Deepti Saxena Dr Amita Moirangthem
    Thursday Dr Shubha Phadke Dr Kausik Mandal
    Friday Dr Shubha Phadke Dr Amita Moirangthem
    Saturday Dr Kausik Mandal Dr Deepti Saxena
    Patient Data

    Speciality Clinics

    First Saturday of month By Dr Amita Moirangthem
    Second Saturday of month By Dr Shubha Phadke
    Third Saturday of Month By Dr Deepti Saxena

    Teaching & Training

    First DM program in Medical Genetics started in 1990 and till date 44 student have passed.

    Ph D program in Medical genetics – Working in research & academics settings in india & abroad.

    • ICMR course in Medical Genetics and Genetic Counseling.
    • DBT funded ‘Training of Inservice clinicians from Govt. Hospitals and outreach programme for aspirational districts'.
    • Telemedicine Meetings.
    • Short term training for M Sc / M Tech students.

    Observers [including recipients of Genzyme- SIAMG Fellowship] and summer trainees.

    Information Resources for Patients

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    Expert Speak

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