University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital

Journey Clinic
2450 Riverside Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55454

NF Clinic Network?:Yes
Contact Information:

Scheduling and other inquiries: 612-365-8100 or ksommer10@umphysicians.umn.edu

Clinic Director's Name:Christopher Moertel, MD
Clinic Coordinator Name:Kathy Sommer, MS, RN
Number of NF1 Patients Seen in Last Year:218
Number of NF2 Patients Seen in Last Year:26
Number of Schwannomatosis Patients Seen in Last Year:4
Total number of patients seen last year (includes other related diagnoses):370
Patient Age Breakdown:66% <18 yrs
34% 18 yrs or older
Does the clinic see adults for routine NF-related care?:Yes
Does the clinic enroll patients for onsite research?:Yes
Does the clinic inform patients about outside research?:Yes

Specialties:
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, Other Orthopedic - Bone issues, Pain, Plexiform Neurofibromas, Pseudarthrosis, Psychosocial, Surgery, Vasculopathies of NF