"Finding a genetic diagnosis for our daughter that explains so many of her symptoms has relieved our family of years of worry and guilt." - Maia's parents
"I’m not going to sugar coat anything, to know deep in your heart that something is probably up is a feeling no parent should ever, ever be allowed to feel." - Camden's parents
"The results we received provided us the ability to participate in studies and connect with other families that share his diagnosis to help us be much more informed parents." - Nathan's father
"We got on a waiting list for a genetics clinic, which was going to be a year to year and a half wait! We found the cheek swab laboratory and got our answer!" - Ben's parents
"Even though a diagnosis can be scary, once we had ours, we were able to move forward with a better treatment plan for Beckham" - Beckham's mom
"Maggie's diagnosis gave us a few things...we were able to rule out potential problems that commonly occur with her syndrome ahead of time" - Maggie's mom
If you are concerned about your child and constantly wonder if something “more” is going on, get tested today.
It can take months to see a specialist who will order a genetic test, and through our telemedicine process you have access to caring genetic professionals within 1-2 days
Getting a genetic diagnosis can best address your child’s development, behavior, and medical needs
Reduce medical risks (such as seizures)
Explain why your child has autism or delay
Personalize and guide better treatment for your child
Understand the level of support your child will need in the future
Inform other family members on family planning
Order the Essential Test Service and provide your child's symptoms and clinical history to a licensed/certified genetic professional over the phone
Your information is then reviewed to ensure the test is right for your child. Once approved, you will receive a cheek swab kit at your home within a few days.
Simply perform the swab on your child, return it in the pre-paid package, and receive results in 3-4 weeks.