Madelena Martin, M.D.

Madelena Martin, M.D.


General Genetics

Biochemical Genetics




  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics


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UC Davis MIND Institute

2825 50th St.
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Additional Phone Numbers

Clinic Phone: 916-703-0300
Clinic Phone: 916-703-0203
Department Referral Phone: 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)


Genomic Medicine

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital


M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill NC 2000

B.A, California State University - Fresno, Fresno CA 1994

Internship: Pediatrics, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda CA 2000-2001


Pediatrics, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda CA 2001-2003


Medical Genetics, UC San Francisco, San Francisco CA 2004-2006

Biochemical Genetics, UC San Francisco, San Francisco CA 2006-2007

Board Certifications

American Board of Medical Genetics, 2007

American Board of Medical Genetics - Biochemical Genetics, 2008

American Board of Pediatrics, 2003

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Pediatrics

Society for Inherited Metabolic Disorders

Society for the Study of Inborn Errors of Metabolism

Select Recent Publications

Adam MP, Schelley S, Gallagher R, Brady AN, Barr K, Blumberg B, Shieh JT, Graham J, Slavotinek A, Martin M, Keppler-Noreuil K, Storm AL, Hudgins L. Clinical features and management issues in Mowat-Wilson Syndrome. Am J of Medical Genetics. 2006;140(24):2730-41.

Thomas AC, Cullup T, Norgett EE, Hill T, Barton S, Dale BA, Sprecher E, Sheridan E, Taylor AE, Wilroy RS, DeLozier C, Burrows N, Goodyear H, Fleckman P, Stephens KG, Mehta L, Watson RM, Graham R, Wolf R, Slavotinek A, Martin M, Bourn D, Mein CA, O'Toole EA and Kelsell DP.  ABCA12 Is the Major Harlequin Ichthyosis Gene.  J of Investigative Dermatology. 2006;126(11):2408-13.

MM Maritn, T Lockspieler, and AM Slavotinek.  Oculo-ectodermal syndrome – Is arachnoid cyst a common finding. Clinical Dysmorphology. 2007;16(1):35-8.

Skjei KL, Martin MM, Slavotinek AM.  The KBG Syndrome in Twins – Neurological Characteristics and Delineation of Diagnostic Criteria. Am J of Medical Genetics. 2007;143(3):292-300.