Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

The Neurofibromatosis Center of New Jersey
90 Bergen Street; Suite 8100
Newark, NJ 07103

NF Clinic Network?:Yes
Contact Information:

Scheduling: 973-972-2551

Clinic Director's Name:Beth A. Pletcher, MD, FAAP, FACMG
Clinic Coordinator Name:Christina Kresge, MS, CGC
Number of NF1 Patients Seen in Last Year:71
Total number of patients seen last year (includes other related diagnoses):95
Patient Age Breakdown:78% <18 yrs
22% 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, Dystrophic Scoliosis, ENT, Genetics, Gliomas - Brain Tumors, Learning Disabilities - ADHD, Neurology, Ophthalmology - Optic Glioma, Other, Other Orthopedic - Bone issues, Pain, Plexiform Neurofibromas, Pseudarthrosis, Psychosocial, Surgery