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Adult Metabolism Program


University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview
Phillips-Wangensteen Building
Primary Care Center
Third floor, Clinic 3A
516 Delaware St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455


Appointment scheduling: (612) 624-9499

Adults affected with inborn errors of metabolism receive ongoing services across the lifespan through our Adult Metabolism Program. Infants, children, and adolescents with inborn errors of metabolism receive care in our multidisciplinary Pediatric Metabolism Program. Our multidisciplinary team of physicians, nurse practitioners, genetic counselors and metabolic dietitians work together to diagnose, evaluate and manage inborn errors of metabolism. Additional activities include clinical and academic research, vigorous public health and scientific collaborations, and education of families, health care providers, genetic counseling students, dietician students, medical students, residents and fellows regarding the evaluation and management of inborn errors of metabolism.



  • Susan A. Berry, MD

Genetic Counselors:

  • Chelsea Alexander, MS, CGC

Metabolic Dietitians:

  • Dorothy Markowitz, RD, LD
  • Jenny Bock, RD, LD


  • Christopher Boys, PhD, LP

Conditions we provide specialty care for (but not limited to):



  • Berry, Susan A, MD

    • Genetics and Metabolism Physician
    Clinical Interests
    • Genetic diagnosis and consultation
    • Inborn errors of metabolism
    • Vascular anomalies

  • Schimmenti, Lisa A, MD

    • Physician - Genetics and Metabolism
    Clinical Interests
    Genetic and metabolic disorders, Diagnostic services for children with birth defects and developmental disabilities, including autism, Genetic services for children identified to be deaf, Genetic services for children with visual impairment


Central Scheduling: 612.672.7422

Provider Referrals: 612.672.7000

Administrative Offices: 612.884.0600

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