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Zarate, Yuri, M.D.

Medical Genetics
Arkansas Children's Hospital Primary Care Appointments: 501-364-1202 Specialty Care Appointments: 501-364-4000
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Dr. Zarate obtained his Medical degree from the Universidad Industrial de Santander in Colombia. He completed a residency in Pediatric Human Genetics at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. After working at the Greenwood Genetic Center as an Assistant Clinical Geneticist, Dr. Zarate joined Arkansas Children’s Hospital in 2013 as faculty.  Dr. Zarate participates in the evaluation and treatment of individuals of all ages with birth defects, intellectual disabilities and other genetic disorders. He is also involved with teaching medical students, residents, and genetic counseling students. Areas of particular interest include connective tissue disorders and craniofacial anomalies.

Dr. Zarate is certified by the American Board of Medical Genetics (2009) and the American Board of Pediatrics (2008).  He is a Fellow of the American College of Medical Genetics and an active member of the American Society of Human Genetics, the American Medical Association, and the American Academy of Pediatrics.