About Us

The Parkinson’s Foundation makes life better for people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) by improving care and advancing research toward a cure. In everything we do, we build on the energy, experience and passion of our global Parkinson’s community.

We are leaders in ensuring expert Parkinson’s care, educating and empowering the Parkinson’s community and driving the understanding of Parkinson’s through research. As a national organization with local presence and impact, we bring help and hope to the estimated one million individuals in the United States, 10 million worldwide, who are living with Parkinson’s.

Mid-Atlantic is home to four of 48 worldwide Parkinson’s Foundation Centers of Excellence, the most respected and sought after designation in the field of movement disorders:

  • Georgetown University Hospital
  • University of Pennsylvania Movement Disorder Center
  • Jefferson Health’s Comprehensive Parkinson’s Disease & Movement Disorder Center
  • Johns Hopkins Parkinson's Disease & Movement Disorders Center

Our coverage of Eastern Pennsylvania is divided as follows:

Southeast PA - includes the following counties: Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Lehigh, Montgomery, and Philadelphia.

Eastern PA - includes the following counties:

Adams Cumberland Lancaster Northampton Sullivan
Berks Dauphin Lebanon Northumberland Susquehanna
Bradford Franklin Luzerne Perry Tioga
Carbon Fulton Lycoming Pike Union
Centre Huntington Mifflin Potter Wayne
Clinton Juniata Monroe Schuylkill Wyoming
Columbia Lackawanna Montour Snyder York

For information on Western Pennsylvania resources, please visit our Great Lakes Chapter.


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