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Contact Us

Main Phone Number (New Brunswick): 732-235-2465

University Hospital Newark: 973-972-5108

Request a New Patient Appointment

To make an initial appointment, or if you have not been seen at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey within the last two years:
844-CANCERNJ (844-226-2376) |  Newark: 973-972-5108


Important Patient Telephone Numbers

Return Patient Appointments
To make or cancel a follow-up appointment
Doctor / Advanced Practice Nurse Adult: 732-235-7615
Pediatric: 732-235-6455
Treatment Adult: 732-235-8523
Pediatric: 732-235-6455
Physician Referral Line To be utilized by physicians only to schedule appointments for their patients Adult: 732-235-8900
Pediatric: 732-235-6455
Diagnostic Scheduling To schedule scans (CT, MRI, PET, Bone) Adult: 732-235-8509
Pediatric: 732-235-6455
Surgical Scheduling To ask about your surgery date or pre-admission testing Adult: 732-235-6194
Pediatric: 732-235-5437

Financial Counselors/
Insurance Information

To ask about your bill, insurance
coverage, pre-certifications or
charity care

Adult: 732-235-8067
Pediatric: 732-235-6364
Medical Records To get copies of your medical record
(chart) for other doctors, insurances companies, etc.
Adult: 732-235-7488
Pediatric: 732-235-7488
Films To get films or disks you brought to
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
Adult: 732-235-7488
Pediatric: 732-235-5437
Pathology Slides To get pathology slides you brought to Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey Adult: 732-937-8812
Pediatric: 732-937-8812
Social Work To ask about community resources, support groups, or speak with a social worker about coping, stress management, decision making or communication 732-235-6792
Cancer Institute Patient
TeleHealth Nurse
To ask about medications, symptoms and/or side effects Pediatric: 732-235-5437
Main Phone Number To get answers to all other questions/issues 732-235-CINJ (2465)
Rutgers Cancer Institute of
New Jersey at University Hospital
To schedule an appointment at University Hospital in Newark 973-972-5108


The following programs and services can be dialed directly:

Cancer Institute of New Jersey Development Office
Cancer Genetic Counseling Program     732-235-7110
Continuing Nursing Education 732-235-8784
Continuing Medical Education for Physicians 732-235-6785
The LIFE Center 732-235-7110
Office of Communications/Media Inquiries 732-235-9872
Office of Human Research Services 732-235-7356
Office of Patient Experience 732-235-8778
Pathology Consultation Service 732-937-8812
Radiation Oncology Service 732-253-3939
Resource and Learning Center (Patient Education Library) 732-235-9639


General Mailing Address:

Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
195 Little Albany Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08903-2681