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PADRECC and Consortium Centers   Photo of patient with a doctor
The PADRECC and Consortium Center Network
is a nationwide hub and spoke model of care across the VA Healthcare System for veterans diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders.

  • Designated VA Centers of Excellence
  • Receive referrals across the VA Healthcare System
  • Each serve a large geographic region
Consortium Centers:
  • Regional specialty clinics for veterans unable to travel to a PADRECC
  • Located in each of the 21 VISNs
Getting Care — How to Make an Appointment   Apply for Care
  1. Veteran must be enrolled in the VA healthcare system to receive care.
  2. Choose a PADRECC or Consortium Center to consult.
  3. VA primary care provider or neurologist makes a referral to the PADRECC or Consortium Center using an inter-facility consult (IFC).
  4. Follow up with the PADRECC or Consortium Center to schedule an appointment. (Please allow at least 72 hours after the IFC has been sent.)
Call the PADRECC/Consortium Hotline at 1-800-949-1001 x5769 if you need assistance with this process.

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PADRECC and Consortium Centers

Map of PADRECC and Consortium centers.  San Francisco PADRECC West Los Angeles PADRECC Houston PADRECC NorthWest PADRECC NorthWest PADRECC Richmond PADRECC Philadelphia PADRECC Martinez Fort Harrison Boise Reno Palo Alto Fresno Las Vegas Loma Linda San Diego Long Beach Phoenix Tucson Salt Lake Cheyenne Denver Albuquerque Minneapolis Sioux Falls Omaha Oklahoma City Honolulu San Antonio Little Rock Iowa City Topeka Kansas City Madison Milwaukee North Chicago Chicago Ann Arbor Cincinnati Lexington Nashville Jackson Birmingham Tuscaloosa Pittsburgh Decatur Syracuse White River Junction Jamaica Plain Albany West Haven Bronx Durham Augusta Baltimore Gainesville Tampa San Juan Fort Meade Billings

PADRECC Centers:
Center Medical Center City, State Director Telephone
Houston Michael E. DeBakey VAMC Houston, TX Dr. Aliya Sarwar 713-794-7841
Southwest West Los Angeles VAMC Los Angeles, CA Dr. Jeff Bronstein 310-478-3711
Northwest Portland VAMC
VA Puget Sound Health Care System
Portland, OR
Seattle, WA
Dr. Joe Quinn Portland: 503-721-1091
Seattle: 206-277-4560
Philadelphia Philadelphia VAMC Philadelphia, PA Dr. John Duda 215-823-5934 or toll free 888-959-2323
Southeast Hunter Holmes McGuire VAMC Richmond, VA Dr. Jessica Lehosit 804-675-5931 or toll free 800-784-8381 ext 5931
San Francisco San Francisco VAMC San Francisco, CA Dr. Caroline Tanner 415-379-5530

Consortium Centers:
Map # VA Facility City, State Director(s) VISN Phone Number
1 White River Junction VA Medical Center White River Junction, VT Timothy Cox, NP 1 802-295-9363 x5780
2 VA Boston Healthcare System, Jamaica Plain Campus Jamaica Plain, MA Dr. Raymond Durso 1 617-232-9500 x44750
3 Syracuse VA Medical Center Syracuse, NY Dr. Dragos Mihaila 2 315-425-3474
4 James J. Peters VA Medical Center Bronx, NY Dr. Ruth Walker 3 718-584-9000 x5915
5 VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, University Drive Division Pittsburgh, PA Dr. Edward Burton 4 412-688-8364
6 Baltimore VA Medical Center Baltimore, MD Dr. Paul Fishman 5 410-605-7000 x7060
7 Durham VA Medical Center Durham, NC Dr. Burton Scott 6 919-286-0411 x15611 or x15612
8 Tuscaloosa VA Medical Center Tuscaloosa, AL * Inactive * 7 * Inactive *
9 Augusta VA Medical Center Augusta, GA Dr. John Morgan 7 706-733-0188 x12415
10 Atlanta VA Medical Center Decatur, GA Dr. Marian Evatt 7 404-321-6111 Press "1", then dial ext "7121"
11 Birmingham VA Medical Center Birmingham, AL Dr. Anthony Nicholas 7 205-933-8101 Press "1", then dial ext "4734"
12 Malcom Randall VA Medical Center, NF/SGVHS Gainesville, FL Christopher Hess, MD 8 352-374-6058
13 James A. Haley Veteran's Hospital Tampa, FL Dr. Theresa Zesiewicz 8 813-972-7633
14 Tennessee Valley Healthcare System - Nashville Campus Nashville, TN Dr. John Fang 9 615-873-7510
15 Lexington VA Medical Center Lexington, KY Dr. John Slevin 9 859-281-4920
16 Cincinnati VA Medical Center Cincinnati, OH *TBD* 10 513-475-6318
17 Ann Arbor VA Medical Center Ann Arbor, MI Dr. Nicolaas Bohnen 11 734-769-7100 x4445
18 Clement J. Zablocki Veterans Affair Medical Center Milwaukee, WI Dr. Bradley Hiner 12 414-805-9719
19 North Chicago VA Medical Center North Chicago, IL Dr. Semyon Shulman 12 224-610-3753
20 VA Eastern Kansas HCS - Colmery-O'Neil VA Medical Center Topeka, KS Dr. Prasunamba Amaraneni 15 785-350-3111 x54452
21 Kansas City VA Medical Center Kansas City, MO Dr. Louis Giron 15 816-922-2525
22 Oklahoma City VA Medical Center Oklahoma City, OK Dr. Meheroz Rabadi 16 405-270-0501 Dial ext. "5140" then select "1"
23 G. V. (Sonny) Montgomery VA Medical Center Jackson, MS Dr. Abelardo Wee 16 601-364-1285
24 Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System John L. McClellan Memorial Veterans Hospital Little Rock, AR Dr. John Schwankhaus 16 501-257-6053
25 Audie L. Murphey VA Medical Center San Antonio, TX Dr. Qinghua Liang 17 210-617-5161
26 Carl T. Hayden VA Medical Center Phoenix, AZ * TBA * 18 602-277-5551 x5339
27 Southern Arizona VA Healthcare System Tucson, AZ Dr. Scott Sherman 18 520-626-2319
28 New Mexico VA Healthcare System Albuquerque, NM Dr. Sarah Richardson 18 505-256-2752
29 VA Eastern Colorado Health System Denver, CO Dr. Olga Klepitskaya 19 303-393-2874
30 VA Salt Lake City Healthcare System Salt Lake, UT Dr. David Renner 19 801-584-2569
31 Boise VA Medical Center Boise, ID Dr. Barry Cusack 20 208-422-1325
32 Martinez Outpatient Clinic Martinez, CA Dr. Ingrid Kwee 21 925-370-4734
33 VA Central California Healthcare System - Fresno Fresno, CA Dr. Jeffrey Mogelof 21 559-228-5328
34 VA Pacific Islands Healthcare System Honolulu, HI Dr. Webster Ross 21 808-433-7785
35 VA Sierra Nevada Healthcare System Reno, NV Dr. John Peacock 21 775-328-1297 Press "1", then dial ext "1378"
36 VA Long Beach Healthcare System Long Beach, CA Dr. Steven S. Schreiber 22 562-826-8000 x2292
37 VA San Diego Healthcare System San Diego, CA Dr. Stephanie Lessig
Dr. David Song
22 858-552-8585 Press "4", then dial ext "3685"
38 VA Loma Linda Healthcare System Loma Linda, CA Dr. Dorthee Cole 22 909-825-7084 x6049
39 Sioux Falls VA Medical Center Sioux Falls, SD Dr. Xuesheng Feng 23 605-336-3230 Press "9", then dial ext "6402"
40 Iowa City VA Medical Center Iowa City, IA Dr. Ergun Uc 23 319-338-0581 Press "9", then dial ext "5166"
41 Minneapolis VA Medical Center Minneapolis, MN Dr. James Ashe 23 612-467-2214
42 Jesse Brown VA Medical Center Chicago, IL Dr. Brandon Barton 12 312-569-8387 Press "5", then dial ext "6168"
43 VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System (VASNHS) Las Vegas, NV Dr. Selina Parveen 22 702-636-3000
44 VA Montana Health Care System Fort Harrison, MT Dr. Mark Dietz 19 406-447-7708
45 VA Caribbean Healthcare System San Juan, PR * TBD * 8 787-641-7582 x31684
46 VA Connecticut Healthcare System - West Haven Campus West Haven, CT Dr. Diana Richardson 1 203-932-5711
47 Omaha Division - VA Nebraska Western Iowa Health Care System Omaha, NE Dr. John Bertoni 23 402-977-5602
48 Cheyenne VA Medical Center Cheyenne, WY Dr. Roy Kanter 19 307-778-7550 ext. 7181 or 7322
49 William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital Madison, WI Dr. Catherine L. Gallagher 12 608-256-1901 x17728
50 Albany VA Medical Center Albany, NY Dr. Donald S. Higgins 2 518-626-6373
51 VA Palo Alto Health Care System Palo Alto, CA Dr. Shanon Kilgore 21 650-858-3976
52 VA Black Hills Health Care System Fort Meade, SD Dr. Laurie Weisensee 23 605-718-1095
53 VA Montana Healthcare Billings, Montana Dr. Daniel Rodriguez 19 406-373-3610
 54 Castle Point Campus (Hudson Valley Healthcare System)  Wappingers Falls, NY  Dr. Ruth Walker  845-831-2000 x5663 
 55 Orlando VA Medical Center  Orlando, FL  Dr. Ramon Rodriguez-Cruz  407-629-1599 
56 Robert J. Dole VAMC Wichita, KS Dr. Lynn Choufeh 15 316-685-2221