Dr. Stephanie Jill Sacharow , MD

Medical Genetics and Pediatrics

(305) 243-6006

Center For Medical Genetics
1601 NW 12th Ave
Miami, FL 33136


Dr. Sacharow is an Assistant Professor in the Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Department of Human Genetics. Dr. Sacharow is a board-certified Pediatrician, Clinical Geneticist, and Clinical Biochemical Geneticist. Dr. Sacharow assists in diagnosis, management, and counseling for children and adults with a wide variety of inherited conditions. Her expertise as a dysmorphologist has aided families that have been long seeking a definitive diagnosis for a family member. Dr. Sacharow enjoys working with children with developmental disabilities and their families. She is a provider for the regional newborn screening program, and cares for infants and children with inborn errors of metabolism. She is also the director of the Cleft Lip and Palate team, and a provider for the Cleft Lip and Palate Team in West Palm Beach. Dr. Sacharow has special interest in autism, and is involved in the Hussman Institute for Human Genomics (HIHG) Autism Study. Other past research activities include molecular neurogenetics research, helping to test a candidate gene for X-linked Spinal Muscular Atrophy. Dr. Sacharow participated in clinical cytogenetic research studies to validate the microarray study as a diagnostic tool, and assess copy number variations by microarray study on patients with intellectual disability and other features and/or autism. She has continued to contribute to the medical literature on microarray findings by contributing to numerous case series first author publication. She performed clinical research to explore previously unrecognized conditions with cleft palate. Dr. Sacharow enjoys involvement with the community. She has been a volunteer for DNA Day at the Miami Science Museum, and has been a school volunteer to teach about Genetics and Medicine. She participates as a counselor for the Victor Project for Ashkenazi Genetic diseases. , Dr. Sacharow has worked to develop educational research projects; an out-reach program to teach genetics and teratogenicity to a special population of high school students who were pregnant or already mothers, and another educational project to help promote expanded newborn screening in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 17 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training


Graduation Date: in 2002

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • University Of Miami Hospital
  • Boston Children's Hospital

Specialties: Medical Genetics and Pediatrics

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem Preferred Blue Network - NH
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
  • BCBS MA HMO Blue Select
  • BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
  • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Humana HMO Select
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Humana South Florida HUMx HMOx
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
  • Tufts PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Sacharow's Office Information

Fax: (305) 524-3391
Website: uhealthsystem.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri7:30 AM-5:00 PM

Doctor Sacharow's Other Office Information

Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:


University Miami Hospital Human Genetics
1601 NW 12th Ave
Miami, FL 33136
(305) 243-6464

Fax:(305) 524-3391
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri7:30 AM-5:00 PM

Boston Childrens Hospital Genetics
300 Longwood Ave Fl 4
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 355-4697

Fax:(617) 773-0046
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM

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