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Fragile X Syndrome Clinic

Children and adults with fragile X syndrome have unique medical, behavioral and educational needs. You and your loved ones will get personalized care and evaluation at the Fragile X Syndrome Clinic at Rush — the only clinic for this genetic disorder in Chicago.

The clinic provides comprehensive care, including the following:

  • Medical assessments of associated neurological issues (e.g., seizures)
  • Treatment to manage symptoms (e.g., medications, referrals for complementary therapies)
  • Family counseling and education

 To make an appointment:

  • Patients must already have a fragile X syndrome diagnosis.
  • The clinic schedules appointments two to three months in advance.