ALS Clinic

Expert Care for People with Lou Gehrig's Disease

UC San Diego Health System is home to San Diego’s most comprehensive care program for people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).

We provide compassionate, individualized medical and support services to those living with ALS and other motor neuron disorders. The clinic provides access to leading ALS research programs and clinical trials.

Clinic Phone: 619-543-5300

bullet ALS Resources
bullet Meet ALS Blogger Patty Blake 
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UC San Diego pairs one of the nation’s boldest ALS research programs with the region’s strongest clinical treatment program to deliver comprehensive, innovative and compassionate care.

bullet Patient Care

Patient Care
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive disease that attacks the nerve cells responsible for controlling voluntary muscles. When motor neurons are destroyed, the brain can no longer communicate with muscles throughout the body. As a result, muscles become paralyzed.

bullet Research & Clinical Trials

You don't have to be a patient at UC San Diego in order to participate in our ALS-related clinical trials! 

bulletALS Clinical Trials
bulletALS Research Biorepositories
bulletALS Basic Science Research

Support Our Work

Help support UC San Diego's ongoing research in ALS.

Make a donation.

Existing Patient Phone

  • 619-543-5300

New Patient Phone

  • 800-926-8273