Neurofibromatosis Treatment Options

Expertise in every area.

Children’s Hospital’s Brain Care Institute has a Neurofibromatosis Clinic that includes doctors from neurology from geneticsophthalmologyneurosurgeryorthopaedics and other related specialties. This multidisciplinary approach gives the clinic a more complete view of issues and treatment options. In addition, our dedicated NF social worker is available not only during the appointment, but also always available for social support and school advocacy and education. She visits schools to educate them about NF and will help advocate for any extra services needed at school.

To schedule an appointment for your child, call 412-692-5520 and press 1 any time during the recorded message.

Our NF clinic has been recognized by the Children’s Tumor Foundation as an Affiliate Clinic based on our expertise in delivery excellent patient care.

For more information, contact the Neurofibromatosis Clinics Association, PO Box 14185, Pittsburgh, PA 15239; phone: 412-795-3029; fax: 412-795-3098; e-mail:

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