Dr. Franklin Desposito MD

Dr. Franklin Desposito is a medical genetics doctor in Newark, New Jersey and is affiliated with Newark Beth Israel Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science and has been in practice for 57 years. He is one of 3 doctors at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center who specialize in Medical Genetics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Medical Genetics

Education & Medical Training

North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Residency, Pediatrics, 1958–1961

North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Internship, Transitional Year, 1957–1958

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Class of 1957

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Medical Genetics
Certified in Clinical Cytogenetics

American Board of Medical Genetics
Certified in Clinical Genetics

American Board of Medical Genetics
Certified in Clinical Molecular Genetics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Patient with a deletion of chromosome 21q and minimal phenotype.
Tinkel-Vernon, H., Finkernagel, S., Desposito, F., Pittore, C., Reynolds, K., Sciorra, L.

Six patients with oral-facial-digital syndrome IV: the case for heterogeneity.
Toriello, H. V., Carey, J. C., Suslak, E., Desposito, F. R., Leonard, B., Lipson, M., Friedman, B. D., Hoyme, H. E.


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