Neurofibromatosis is a genetic disorder of the nervous system. It mainly affects how nerve cells form and grow.

Programs + Services

Genetic Syndromes Program

Tufts MC in downtown Boston offers diagnoses and care for patients with genetic conditions like Alzheimer's disease, Huntington's disease and colon cancer.

Tufts Medical Center and Floating Hospital for Children have high quality care.

Quality + Safety

A world-class teaching hospital shouldn’t make you feel small.  At Tufts Medical Center the patient is at the center of everything that we do.  This means we’re committed to providing the highest quality of care in a safe, friendly environment.

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The City of Boston.

200 Years of Caring for the Community

Tufts Medical Center has been taking care of Boston and the surrounding community for more than 200 years.

Read about our enduring history