Specialist Locator Terms and Conditions

IMPORTANT: This Specialist Locator may provide information about healthcare professionals or links to or information about other websites not affiliated with Spark Therapeutics. This information is provided only as a service for convenience. Spark is not responsible for the content of such other sites and shall not be liable for any damages or injury arising from users’ access to such sites.

Healthcare professional enrollment and participation in the Specialist Locator is voluntary and free of charge and is based solely on information provided by the listed healthcare professionals. The Specialist Locator is open to all vision care specialists who:

  • Actively manage patients with inherited retinal diseases (IRDs)
  • Have experience seeking molecular genetic testing (genotyping) and interpreting test results
  • Are experienced in clinical evaluation/diagnostic workups for a suspected IRD (eg, conduct visual function tests, including electroretinograms [ERGs], fundus autofluorescence, etc)
  • Are amenable to accepting new patients with suspected IRDs
  • Hold an active and unencumbered license to practice medicine in the state or states where they practice

By using this website, you agree that:

  • Spark makes no endorsement or assurance of, recommendations about, nor credentialing of any healthcare professional listed on the site, or of the skills or services of any such healthcare professional;
  • Spark is neither responsible nor liable for any care furnished by, or failure to provide care by, any healthcare professional identified using this finder tool;
  • Spark is not responsible for verifying the accuracy of any skills, education, experience, or ability to practice of any healthcare professional listed on this site and you have the sole responsibility to verify that a particular healthcare professional has the appropriate qualifications and skills to diagnose and treat you;
  • Spark makes no express or implied warranties about the accuracy or completeness of information contained in this site’s listings;
  • Spark shall not, under any circumstance, be liable to you or any other person for any decision or action taken by you or any person arising from or related to information contained on this site;
  • You are solely responsible for all communications or other interactions with any healthcare professional listed on the site.