Maxine du Toit

Maxine du toit
MSc Genetic Counselling (UCT) Genetics application specialist / Laboratory Genetic Counsellor Molecular Diagnostics

Maxine completed her Masters degree in genetic counselling and internship training through the University of Cape Town. She joined PathCare in a part-time role as a genetics application specialist and laboratory-based genetic counsellor at the beginning of 2020. Maxine’s main role includes coordinating the genetics international testing referral service and liaising with referring doctors regarding the genetic tests offered through PathCare.  Maxine also works in private practice and offers genetic counselling to patients in the Northern suburbs of Cape Town as well as in Paarl. Maxine has a special interest in cancer and prenatal genetic counselling.