Albany Medical Center

The Melodies Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208

NF Clinic Network?:Yes
Contact Information:

Scheduling and other inquiries: 518-262-5513

Clinic Director's Name:Lauren Weintraub, MD and Vijay Vishwanath, MD
Clinic Coordinator Name:Samantha Quinn, BA
Number of NF1 Patients Seen in Last Year:90
Number of NF2 Patients Seen in Last Year:2
Total number of patients seen last year (includes other related diagnoses):92
Patient Age Breakdown:85% <18 yrs
15% 18 yrs or older
Does the clinic see adults for routine NF-related care?:Yes
Does the clinic enroll patients for onsite research?:No
Does the clinic inform patients about outside research?:Yes

NF Type: NF1, NF2, Schwannomatosis
Ages: Pediatric, Adult
Areas of Focus: Cutaneous Neurofibromas, Dermatology, Dystrophic Scoliosis, ENT, Genetics, Gliomas - Brain Tumors, Learning Disabilities - ADHD, Neurology, Ophthalmology - Optic Glioma, Other Orthopedic - Bone issues, Pain, Plexiform Neurofibromas, Psychosocial, Surgery