Side By Side Comparison Of Testing Options

There are a number of for profit and non-profit organizations/companies which are able to test if one is a carrier for a specific disease. This testing is essential to ensure that children are not born with any of the many scary diseases found in the Jewish community. Below, we have provided all of the pertinent information comparing the largest and most trusted institutions offering these tests.

Dor Yeshorim
HOW MANY LIFE THREATENING DISEASES DO THEY TEST FOR? 106 7
standard test
7
2nd panel
HOW ARE DNA SAMPLES COLLECTED? saliva blood
HOW MUCH DOES THE TEST COST?
With insurance:
$149
without insurance:
$349
Regular Test:
$275
Mass Screening:
$200
Emergency Test:
$450
FOR THE STANDARD TEST, HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO RECEIVE MY RESULTS? 2-3
Weeks
3-4
Weeks
OFFERS GENETIC COUNSELLING BY CERTIFIED INSTRUCTOR? yes no
AM I ABLE TO ACCESS MY RESULTS? Yes No
OFFER AN ANONYMOUS MATCHING SYSTEM? no yes