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Touran M Zadeh, MD



Genetics, Clinic Cytogenetics

Board Certified:
Clinical Genetics, Clinical Cytogenetics, Pediatrics


Dr. Zadeh is on staff at CHOC Children's Hospital & CHOC Children's at Mission Hospital

CHOC Children's Clinic
1201 W. La Veta Ave.
Building: CHOC Clinic
Orange, California 92868
phone: 714-288-3500
fax: 714-288-3510
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Genetics Center
211 South Main Street
Suite E
Orange, CA 92868
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Physician Bio

Touran Zadeh, M.D. is the Director of Genetics Services at CHOC Children’s Hospital since 1986, and is the Founder and Director of the Genetics Center also since 1986. In addition, she is the Director of the Cleft/Craniofacial Program at CHOC Children’s Hospital since 1996.

Dr. Zadeh specializes in caring for patients with developmental delay, congenital abnormalities, birth defects and genetic disorders. She is board certified in Clinical Genetics, Clinical Cytogenetics and Pediatrics. Dr. Zadeh completed fellowship training in clinical genetics and developmental disabilities, as well as clinical cytogenetics at University of California, Irvine. Dr. Zadeh completed her pediatric internship at Mercy Hospital Medical Center, and her pediatric residency at Cook County Hospital both in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Zadeh received her medical training at Pahlavi School of Medicine, Iran.

Dr. Zadeh has a strong interest in chromosome abnormalities, craniofacial disorders, dysmorphology, and developmental disabilities. She has coauthored numerous abstracts and journal articles and is a Fellow of the American College of Medical Genetics.

Administrative Appointments

  • Chair, Genetics, CHOC Children's
  • Medical Director, Genetics and Craniofacial Services, CHOC Children's


  • Medical School
    Pahlavi School of Medicine, Iran
  • Internship - Pediatric
    Mercy Hospital Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
  • Residency - Pediatrics
    Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois
  • Fellowship - Clinical Genetics, Developmental Disabilities, Clinical Cytogenetics
    University of California, Irvine

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Genetics
  • Clinical Cytogenetics
  • Pediatrics

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UC Irvine

CHOC Children's is affiliated with the UC Irvine School of Medicine