What's New

The MAL has launched a study entitled “EMG modules as a novel biomarker of basal ganglia plasticity in Parkinson’s disease”. The study funded by the Michael J. Fox Foundation aims to identify specific characteristics of muscle activity that could be linked to changes within the brain that are associated with Parkinson’s disease.

Contact Us

300 First Avenue 3rd Floor, Room 3297
Charlestown, MA 02129

For Clinical Appointments & Referrals:
Susan Regan
(617) 952-6204

For Research Study Information:
Call our Volunteer Registry Line at
(617) 952-6331

Contact

If you are interested in participating in our research studies, please call our volunteer registry line at (617) 952-6331. For questions about studies, please call Catherine Adans-Dester at (617) 952-6321.

To make referrals or an appointment for a clinical gait analysis, call Fozia Vasowalla at (617) 952-6204.

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Directions

Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital and Outpatient Center are accessible by public transportation and automobile. The hospital and outpatient center are located at 300 First Avenue, Charlestown, MA.

 

By MBTA Public Transit

Take the Orange or Green Line to the North Station. At North Station, catch the Partners or Spaulding shuttles to the Charlestown Navy Yard.

During peak commuting hours,  take the Partners shuttles displaying a “Spaulding Express” placard from North Station. The shuttles pick up on the corner of Haverhill Street (across from the TD Garden) and drive directly to the Spaulding Shuttle stop. The shuttle runs Monday through Friday approximately every 10 minutes from 6:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. and from 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. The regularly scheduled Partners shuttle runs Monday through Friday, every 15 minutes 5:30 a.m. – 7:45 p.m.; every half hour 8:00 p.m. – 1:30 a.m. Weekends: Every half hour 9:00 a.m. – 5:45 p.m.

 

Driving Directions

 

From the North

Via I-93: Take exit 28 “Boston/Sullivan Square/Charlestown” to Maffa Way. Take a slight right onto Rutherford Avenue. Get in the left hand lane and turn left onto Chelsea Street. Follow Chelsea Street to the 5th traffic light and turn right at 16th Street (“Gate 6″). Spaulding is two blocks ahead on your left, at the intersection of 16th Street and 1st Avenue. The address is 300 1st Avenue.

Via Route 1 South: Follow Route 1S over the Tobin Bridge (Please note, a toll of $3 will be charged). Take the “Charlestown/Somerville” exit. At first light, turn right onto Rutherford Avenue and bear immediately into the left-turn lane. At the stoplight, turn left onto Chelsea Street. Follow Chelsea Street to the 5th traffic light and turn right at 16th Street (“Gate 6″). Spaulding is two blocks ahead on your left, at the intersection of 16th Street and 1st Avenue. The address is 300 1st Avenue.

 

From the South

Via I-93: Take the Government Center, Exit 23. Stay in the right-hand lane. Turn right onto Cross Street. Turn slightly right onto Joe Tecce Way/North Washington Street. North Washington Street turns into Rutherford Street/MA-99. At the end of bridge turn right onto Chelsea Street Follow Chelsea Street to the 5th traffic light and turn right at 16th Street (“Gate 6″). Spaulding is two blocks ahead on your left, at the intersection of 16th Street and 1st Avenue. The address is 300 1st Avenue.

 

From the West

From the West: Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90) to I-93 North. Follow directions for “From the South via I-93,” above.

 

Public parking for patients, visitors and handicap accessible parking is available in the parking garage located beneath the hospital.