Duke University Medical Center

Duke Comprehensive Neurofibromatosis Clinic
2301 Erwin Road
Durham, NC 27710

NF Clinic Network?: Yes
Contact Information:

scheduling and other inquiries: 919-668-6288

Clinic Director's Name: David Van Mater, MD, PhD and Kristin Schroeder, MD, MPH
Clinic Coordinator Name: Monica Austin
Number of NF1 Patients Seen in Last Year: 144
Number of NF2 Patients Seen in Last Year: 24
Number of Schwannomatosis Patients Seen in Last Year:1
Total number of patients seen last year (includes other related diagnoses): 24
Patient Age Breakdown:73% <18 yrs
27% 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, Pseudarthrosis, Psychosocial, Vasculopathies