Hackensack, NJ

Sivya Twersky MS, CGC, MSW

Sivya Twersky MS, CGC, MSW
Licensed Certified Genetic Counselor

Speciality
Genetic Counseling
Experience
25 years

Sivya Twersky is a board certified and licensed genetic counselor with over 25 years of experience in all sub-specialties of genetic consulting. For the last 18 years she was manager of the department of genetics at Hackensack Medical Center in New Jersey where she started and supervised the hereditary cancer risk assessment program. She obtained a master degree of social work to enhance her skills at providing the psychosocial support that her patients require.

“My aim is to provide the highest quality of patient care which entails accurate and complete personal and family history assessment, coordination of care with the patient’s provider, and appropriate genetic testing. In order to accomplish these goals pre and post-genetic counseling to assess risk absolutely necessary in order to provide management strategies specific to each patient.”