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ALS Clinic

University Hospital Fourth Floor 1221 Lee St. Charlottesville, VA 22908
Phone: 434.924.2706 Fax: 434.924.9068 After-hours: 434.924.0000 : :

Fax: 434.924.9068

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Location Hours:

Monday - Friday | 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Parking: Free for patients and visitors

Shuttle service: Runs every 30 minutes, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Find shuttle stop locations.

Located on the first floor of the building, on the right, after the information desk.

Floorplan (PDF)


UVA's Richard R. Dart ALS Clinic began in 1999 as the first multidisciplinary clinic in Virginia specifically for patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and their families.

Patients meet with caregivers that may include: 

  • Neurologists
  • Physical therapists 
  • Occupational therapists
  • Social workers 
  • Speech pathologists 
  • Respiratory therapists
  • Nurse coordinators and nutritionists 

 All of your healthcare team is familiar with the unique challenges facing ALS patients, caregivers and families.

We also work in collaboration with the movement disorders division of the Botulinum Toxin clinic and testing services are provided at the nearby EMG laboratory next to the neurological outpatient unit.

Find out how we care for ALS and neuromuscular diseases.

Listen to a Podcast

Listen to Kelly Gwathmey, MD, explain how doctors diagnose ALS and other neuromuscular disorders.