Biochemical Genetics/Inherited Clinic

Clinic Overview

The Biochemical Genetics Clinic consists of a multidisciplinary team dedicated to providing family-focused care to children and adults who have been diagnosed with an Inherited Disorder of Metabolism. It provides both inpatient and outpatient lifelong follow up for this patient population. This multidisciplinary approach allows us to offer medical, nutritional, and educational assistance to individuals and their families. The team physicians are Dr. S. Lane Rutledge and Dr. Maria Descartes.


Clinic Time
Tuesday, 8:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.


Clinic Location
Sparks Clinic (Community Health Services Building)
930 20th Street South
Birmingham, AL 35205


Make an Appointment 
(205) 934-6924