Nelly Oundjian, MD

Children's Services Genetics
VMG - Genetics
470 North Franklin Turnpike
Ramsey, NJ 07446
(201) 327-8765
Practice Hours:
Every other Wed: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Board Certification
American Board of Medical Genetics
Medical Education
Faculty of Medicine, University of Aleppo Syria
Residency
Harlem Hospital Center
Fellowship
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
What are some of the specific conditions you treat?

Provides genetic consultation for pediatric and adult patients with chromosomal abnormalities, congenital malformations, global developmental delay, dysmorphic features, autism, intellectual disabilities, connective tissue disorder like Marfan syndrome and Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, skeletal dysplasia, neurological conditions other genetics conditions, hereditary cancer and hereditary cardiac diseases.

Describe some of your professional highlights.

I am board certified in pediatrics and clinical genetics. I have been practicing clinical genetics for the last 25 years. I have been the principal investigator of genetics grants funded by NY State Department of Health for underserved populations since 1995.

What would you like patients to know about your approach to care?

I have a passion for clinical genetics. The field of medical genetics is one of the most rapidly advancing areas of medicine. I am dedicated to providing my patients and their families with comprehensive genetic counseling and the latest advancement in medical genetic testing.The human being is made of at least four elements: physical, intellectual, mental and spiritual. I believe that optimal health can be achieved by addressing all four elements.

Publications

Incomplete Follow-Up of Hemoglobinopathy Carriers Identified by Newborn Screening Despite Reporting in Electronic Medical Records.
Journal of the National Medical Association
2011

Quest Diagnostics Lab, Teterboro, New Jersey
Consultant

"Dr. Oundjian is a wonderful doctor! She takes time to explain all the test results. Goes above and beyond - a treasure!!"
"Dr. Oundjian is amazing!"
"We could not have been more impressed with Dr. Oundjian! She is amazing and it is comforting to know our loved one is in the hands of an extremely intelligent doctor who puts his care in the utmost priority while still keeping our family needs as a priority as well."
Love Dr. Oundjian, knowledgeable and caring."
Arabic, Armenian, French, Spanish