The Adult Down Syndrome Center (ADSC) of Western Pennsylvania works with PCPs as consult care (not as a PCP) to provide care, needed resources, and support to:
The ADSC provides:
The ADSC takes a preventive and holistic approach.
The ADSC at UPMC takes a unique approach to complete care.
We train residents, genetic counselors, and physical therapy students in treating adults with Down syndrome.
The ADSC studies clinical problems of adults with Down syndrome, working with the:
The ADSC at UPMC is an integral part of the Down Syndrome Center of Western Pennsylvania – a comprehensive center for children and adolescents with Down syndrome located at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.
Our center is one of a few clinics in the world that:
The ADSC also works with the Down Syndrome Association of Pittsburgh.
To listen to the Down Center Syndrome Podcast, click here.
To make an appointment or talk to someone at the ADSC, please call 412-692-7963.