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
Number of NF2 Patients Seen in Last Year: 0
Number of Schwannomatosis Patients Seen in Last Year:0
Total number of patients seen last year (includes other related diagnoses): 0
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/vestibular schwannoma, Genetics, Learning disabilities or developmental delays, Pain, Plexiform Neurofibromas, Pseudarthrosis, Psychosocial