ALS Certified Centers & Clinics

The ALS Association collaborates with some of the best ALS physicians and clinics across the United States to help ensure that people living with ALS have access to specialized care, based on best practices. The ALS Association’s Certified Treatment Centers of Excellence and Recognized Treatment Centers provide compassionate care in a supportive, family-oriented atmosphere.

This multidisciplinary care model brings together a team of health care professionals specially trained to address the needs of people living with ALS, allowing them to receive care from each discipline during a single visit. The care team typically includes a neurologist, physical therapist, occupational therapist, respiratory therapist, nurse, dietitian, speech language pathologist, social worker, mental health professional and an ALS Association Chapter liaison.

Find a Certified Center or Clinic below

8 results

District of Columbia

DC/MD/VA Chapter
The John J. Kelly ALS Clinic

2150 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20037

Medical Director :

Elham Bayat, M.D.

ALS Association Certified Center
DC/MD/VA Chapter
Georgetown University ALS Clinic

Pascquerilla Healthcare Center (PHC), 7th Floor
3800 Reservoir Road, NW
Washington, DC 20007

Medical Director :

Dr. Michael Sirdofsky, M.D.


DC/MD/VA Chapter
University of Maryland ALS Clinic

827 Linden Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21201

Medical Director :

James W. Russell, M.D., M.S. and Montserrat Diaz-Abad, M.D.

ALS Association Certified Center


DC/MD/VA Chapter
Richard R. Dart ALS Clinic

University Hospital
1221 Lee St., Fourth Floor
Charlottesville, VA 22908

800-251-3627 x.35932 or 434-589-7259
Medical Director :

Dr. Goran Rakocevic and Dr. Matthew Elliott

ALS Association Certified Center
DC/MD/VA Chapter
Sentara ALS Clinic

1950 Glenn Mitchell Dr.
Suite 200
Virginia Beach, VA 23456

Medical Director :

Andrew Galbreath, M.D.

DC/MD/VA Chapter
The Riverside ALS Clinic

850 Enterprise Parkway, Ste. 1400
Hampton, VA 23666

Medical Director :

Dr. Lyzette E. Velazquez, M.D.