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About Kimberly Forbes, MS, CGC

Kimberly Forbes, MS, is a board-certified genetic counselor who provides risk assessment and genetic counseling for patients and their families. She helps people investigate their family health history, navigate the genetic testing process, and understand and adapt to the medical or psychological implications of genetic diseases. Ms. Forbes' expertise includes evaluating hereditary cancer syndromes.

As part of UC San Diego Health's Family Cancer Genetics Program, Ms. Forbes helps ensure that patients and families with an increased risk of cancer receive outstanding care, with a focus on cancer prevention and early detection.

She earned a Master of Science from Northwestern University.

Ms. Forbes was also a team member of the the Athena Breast Health Network, which aims at personalizing breast cancer prevention, screening, and treatment.

UC San Diego Links
For more information, see Family Cancer Genetics Program at Moores Cancer Center.

Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
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Degree

  • Northwestern University, School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Gender

  • Female

Date Joined Staff

  • 2011-08-01

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Genetic Counseling

Conditions and Treatments

  • Hereditary Cancer Syndromes
Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted