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
Number of Schwannomatosis Patients Seen in Last Year:0
Total number of patients seen last year (includes other related diagnoses): 2
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/vestibular schwannoma, Genetics, Learning disabilities or developmental delays, Pain, Plexiform Neurofibromas, Psychosocial