Bell, Shannon

Genetic Service Coordinator

Bell, Shannon

Shannon coordinates genetic services for the SC Department of Disabilities and Special Needs for Chesterfield, Clarendon, Darlington, Florence, Lee, Marlboro and Sumter counties.

Contact Information

Office (843) 664-2982
Fax (843) 468-2099

Meet Makayla Gunn

Makayla was diagnosed with Rett Syndrome in April of 2015 at the age of two. At about 18 months, we noticed she had started some repetitive hand motions, and her pediatrician was a little concerned that she did not have many words. She had learned some sign language, and was saying ‘mama’ and ‘dada’, but that was it. Then she suddenly stopped all of that. At her 2 year old check-up, the pediatrician referred us to BabyNet, SC’s early interve...

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