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 CHANGE IN VISITATION GUIDELINES: Please read before visiting Rutgers Cancer Institute.

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, reschedule or cancel a follow-up appointment 732-235-7615
Treatment Appointments To make, reschedule or cancel a treatment appointment 195 Little Albany: 732-235-8523 East Tower: 732-235-5416
Nurse Help Line To ask about medications, symptoms and/or side effects 732-235-2465
prompt 2, 1
Prescription Refill To request a prescription refill. 732-235-2465
prompt 2, 2
Physician Referral Line To be utilized by physicians only to schedule appointments for their patients Adult: 732-235-8900

Pediatric: 732-235-KIDS (5437)
Social Work To ask about community resources, support groups, or speak with a social worker about coping, stress management, decision making or communication
Hospital Admissions To ask about your planned admission. 1-844-RWJBH4U
(1-844-795-2448 option 4)

Financial Counselors

To ask about your deductible, copayment, out of pocket expense, or network benefits.

Surgical Scheduling To ask about your surgery date or pre-admission testing
Medical Records To get copies of your medical record (chart) for other doctors, insurances companies, etc. 844-835-1241
Billing, Rutgers Health Group To ask about your bill from Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey 866-470-6626
Billing, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital To ask about your bill from Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital 877-221-7809
Films To get films or disks you brought to Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Main Phone Number To get answers to all other questions/issues 732-235-CINJ (2465)
University Hospital Newark To schedule an appointment at University Hospital in Newark 973-972-5108


The following programs and services can be dialed directly:

Rutgers Cancer Institute 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


To reach your provider's office:

To reach your provider’s office please dial 732-235-2465
Press “4” to reach your provider’s office then please use the following prompts

Specialty Prompt
Breast 1
Endocrine, Head & Neck, Thoracic/Lung 2
Gastrointestinal, including stomach, pancreas, liver and colon 3
Gynecologic 4
Hematologic Malignancies including Bone Marrow disorders,
Leukemia, Lymphoma and Myeloma
Melanoma, Sarcoma, Dermatology, Neurologic, and Palliative Care, including basal cell, squamous cell, Merkel cell carcinomas, and lipoma 6
Genitourinary including bladder, kidney, prostate and testicular 7
Pediatrics including benign hematology 8
Radiation Oncology 9


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