Chanika
Phornphutkul
MD
Director, Division of Genetics

Primary Location

Hasbro Children's Hospital / Division of Human Genetics
2 Dudley Street
Suite 460
Providence, RI 02903
Phone: 
401-444-8361
Fax: 
401-444-3288
Pediatric Genetics
Children's Neurodevelopment Center
335R Prairie Avenue
Providence, RI 02905
United States
401-444-8361
401-444-3288
Lifespan Cancer Institute
Cancer Genetics Program
164 Summit Avenue
Providence, RI 02906
United States
401-444-8361
401-444-3288
Lifespan Cancer Institute
Cancer Genetics Program
593 Eddy Street
Providence, RI 02903
United States
401-444-8361
401-444-3288
Women's Medicine Collaborative
Women's Genetic Counseling
146 West River St. / 3rd Floor Ste 11D
Providence, RI 02904
United States
401-444-8361
401-444-3288

Chanika Phornphutkul, MD, is the director of human genetics at Rhode Island and its Hasbro Children’s Hospital, and is an associate professor of pediatrics at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. She provides genetic risk assessment as well as counseling for patients with a family history of genetic disorders. She is board certified in pediatric endocrinology and biochemical genetics.

Dr. Phornphutkul received her medical degree from the Chiang Mai University School of Medicine in Thailand, and completed her residency at Mott Children’s Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan and Hasbro Children’s Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island. She completed a fellowship at Hasbro Children’s Hospital and the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. Her clinical and research interests focus on biochemical genetics (metabolic disorders), the application of genomic information in clinical medicine and newborn screening.

View the Brown University biography page for Chanika Phornphutkul, MD

Specialties

Pediatric Genetics

Hospital Affiliations

Education

Medical School:ChiangMai University, Faculty of Medicine, Thailand
Residency:Mott Children's Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Residency:Hasbro Children's Hospital/Rhode Island Hospital
Fellowship:Hasbro Children's Hospital/Rhode Island Hospital
Fellowship:National Institute of Health at Bethesda, Maryland