Office of Newborn Screening

Contact Us

Do you have comments about the Office of Newborn Screening or specific questions for us? Please fill out a comment form, e-mail us or call 602-364-1409.

Main Phone: (602) 364-1409 or (800) 548-8381 (outside Phoenix metro)

Fax: (602) 364-1495

To obtain a submitter code (for new providers): (602) 364-1468.

Billing or Insurance questions: (602) 542-0897 or (602) 542-2520. When calling, please have your account information ready.

Requesting copies of lab results: fax to (602) 542-4099 or call (602) 364-3190. NOTE: Please include the baby's name, date of birth, mother's name and her date of birth with your request.)

Ordering specimen cards and envelopes: call Lab Receiving at 542-1190, fax an order form to (602) 364-0758, or e-mail an order form.

Mailing address for submitting bloodspot specimens:
State Laboratory, Receiving
c/o Newborn Screening
250 N. 17th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85007-3231

Program Contacts

Program Contact Phone
Ward Jacox, Assistant Bureau Chief (602) 364-1410
Sondi Aponte, Quality Improvement/Education Manager (602) 364-1642
Yvonne Carroll, Demographics Supervisor (602) 364-1468
Newborn Screening Billing (602) 542-2520

Pediatric Specialists and Program Consultants

Endocrinology
Edward I. Holland, MD East Valley Pediatric Endocrinology (480) 464-8600
Micah Olson, MD Phoenix Children's Hospital, Endocrinology Dept. (602) 546-0935
Alvin H. Perelman, MD Southwest Pediatric Endocrinology (480) 323-4800
Mark D. Wheeler, MD University Physicians – Angel Wing Clinic (520) 626-6077
Hematology
Meena Goyal-Khemka, MD Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders Phoenix Children’s Hospital (602) 546-0920
Christine Knoll, MD
Sanjay Shah, MD
Brenda J. Wittman, MD University Medical Center (520) 626-4851
Metabolic Genetics
Kirk A. Aleck, MD Genetics and Metabolism Department
Phoenix Children’s Hospital
(602) 933-4363
Melanie Colville, MS, RD, Metabolic Dietitian   (602) 933-4363 x83306
Candace Candelaria, MS, RD, Metabolic Dietitian   (602) 933-4363 x83307
Cystic Fibrosis Centers
Peggy J. Radford, MD Pulmonology, Phoenix Children's Hospital (602) 546-0985
Wayne J. Morgan, MD Arizona Respiratory Center,
University of Arizona Health Sciences Center
(520) 626-7780
Hearing
Randi Winston, AuD, Audiology Consultant The EAR Foundation of Arizona (602) 284-1091
Lylis Olsen, MS, MPH, Audiology Consultant
Arizona EHDI Coordinator
The EAR Foundation of Arizona (602) 690-3975
Bradley F. Golner, MD AzEHDI Chapter Champion (602) 971-5121