Gillette Lifetime Specialty Healthcare St. Paul - Phalen Clinic (for Older Teens and Adults)

We believe that children who have disabilities deserve a lifetime of excellent health care—from birth through adulthood. That’s why we offer Gillette Lifetime Specialty Healthcare services for teens and adults who have disabilities and complex conditions that began during childhood.

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic provides outpatient services for our teen and adult patients. Located just 1.5 miles from our St. Paul Campus, our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic is a comfortable, accessible and wheelchair-friendly environment for older patients.

CONSTRUCTION: Major road construction on 35E scheduled for 2013 – 2015 will affect routes to our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic. Visit the Minnesota Department of Transportation construction website for more information about this project.

  • Address
    435 Phalen Boulevard, St. Paul, MN 55130
  • Patient Appointments
    651-290-8707 or 800-719-4040 (toll-free)
  • Provider Referrals & Consultations
    651-325-2200 or 855-325-2200 (toll-free)
  • Clinic Phone Number
    651-636-9443 or 800-578-4266 (toll free)

Directions & Parking

Click on the tabs below for directions and parking information.

Roseville, White Bear Lake, etc.
Take 35E south to the Pennsylvania Avenue exit. Turn left on Pennsylvania Avenue. (Pennsylvania Avenue becomes Phalen Boulevard.) Cross the bridge and turn left on Cayuga Street. Take a right into the clinic parking lot.

Woodbury, Wisconsin, etc.
Take 94 west to the Mounds Boulevard/Kellogg Boulevard exit. Take Mounds Boulevard north and turn left on 7th Street. Take 7th Street to Lafayette Road and turn right. Turn left onto University Avenue. Turn right onto Olive Street. Turn right onto Phalen Boulevard and move into the left lane. Cross the bridge and turn left on Cayuga Street. Take a right into the clinic parking lot.

Burnsville, Bloomington, etc.
Take 35E north to the Pennsylvania Avenue exit. Turn right on Pennsylvania Avenue. (Pennsylvania Avenue becomes Phalen Boulevard.) Cross the bridge and turn left on Cayuga Street. Take a right into the clinic parking lot.

Rochester, Cannon Falls, etc.
Go north on Highway 52. As the freeway ends and you come into St. Paul, stay in the left lane and go straight across 7th Street. (Highway 52 becomes Lafayette Road.) Turn left onto University Avenue. Turn right onto Olive Street. Turn right onto Phalen Boulevard and move into the left lane. Cross the bridge and turn left on Cayuga Street. Take a right into the clinic parking lot.

Maple Grove, Willmar, etc.
Take 94 east to 35E north. Take 35E north to the Pennsylvania Avenue exit. Turn right on Pennsylvania Avenue. (Pennsylvania Avenue becomes Phalen Boulevard.) Cross the bridge and turn left on Cayuga Street. Take a right into the clinic parking lot.

From Gillette’s St. Paul Campus
From the parking ramp, turn right on Jackson Street. Then turn right on University Avenue. Follow University Avenue to Mississippi Street and turn left. Turn right on Phalen Boulevard. Cross the bridge and turn left on Cayuga Street. Take a right into the clinic parking lot.

Free parking is available in the lot in front of the building.


Our Facility

A Lifetime of Exceptional Health Care

Our St. Paul Phalen Clinic continues Gillette’s tradition of excellence for many of our patients whose needs continue into adulthood.


Our Specialty Services

Click on the links below for a brief overview of our services.

Assistive Technology

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic offers a full range of assistive technology services. In addition to orthoses, prostheses and  splints, we offer collaborative evaluations for augmentative and alternative communication devices, mobility and seating equipment, and other types of assistive technology.

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Cardiology

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic offers cardiology care for patients who have cardiomyopathy associated with cerebral palsy and neuromuscular conditions, such as myotonic dystrophy and spinal muscular atrophy.

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General Medicine

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic offers visits with internal and general medicine physicians who specialize in care for adults who have disabilities.

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Neurology

Our neurologists at the St. Paul – Phalen Clinic manage medical treatment for disorders of the nervous system (brain, spinal cord and nerves), including epilepsy and seizures.

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Neuropalliative Care

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic offers neuropalliative care for patients who need support for complex, chronic or life-limiting conditions.

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Neuropsychology

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic offers visits with neuropsychologists, who assess how disorders of the nervous system affect learning and behavior. We conduct evaluations, recommend interventions and track changes.

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Neurosurgery

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic provides outpatient (clinic) visits with neurosurgeons and nurse practitioners for patients who have conditions that affect the nervous system (brain, spinal cord and nerves). When indicated, surgical procedures take place at our St. Paul Campus.

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Nutrition and Feeding

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic offers evaluations and therapy for patients who experience challenges with nutrition (maintaining adequate nourishment) and feeding (the act of eating and swallowing). We also provide education regarding specialized diets and weight management.

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Orthopedics

Orthopedists at our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic specialize in bone and muscle problems that result from cerebral palsy and other complex conditions. We are experts at preventing and managing the age-related effects associated with lifelong disabilities. When indicated, surgical procedures take place at our St. Paul Campus.

Orthopedics at Gillette »

Plastic Surgery

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic offers appointments with plastic surgeons, who provide services related to surgical management of wounds and to conditions of the face and hands, such as facial asymmetry.

Craniofacial and Plastic Surgery at Gillette »

Psychiatry

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic team includes psychiatrists who manage the mental health needs of patients who receive other services at Gillette. Treatment options might include psychiatric counseling, medication and medication management.

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Psychology

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic offers psychological evaluations and counseling for patients—with or without their families—who are affected by problems related to life changes, learning disorders, mood concerns, and other psychological issues.

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Pulmonology and Respiratory Care

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic provides general pulmonology and respiratory care. We focus on managing needs for patients who have muscular dystrophy, spinal muscular atrophy and other neuromuscular conditions.

Pulmonology and Respiratory Care at Gillette »

Radiology and Imaging

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic offers X-rays to help diagnose and plan treatments for a variety of conditions. Results become part of an electronic record that’s accessible at any Gillette location. When indicated, advanced imaging tests are available at our St. Paul Campus.

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Rehabilitation Medicine

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic offers appointments with physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians, who manage care for patients who have cerebral palsy and a wide variety of complex conditions that began in childhood. We are experts at maximizing function while preventing and managing the age-related effects associated with lifelong disabilities.

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Rehabilitation Therapies

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic features a therapy gym, a kitchen and a treatment bathroom for practicing everyday skills. We offer appointments with physical therapists, occupational therapists, and speech and language pathologists in an environment designed to meet the needs of adults who have disabilities.

Rehabilitation Therapies at Gillette »

Sleep Medicine

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic offers outpatient (clinic) visits with sleep medicine specialists who understand the unique needs of people who have disabilities and complex conditions. When needed, overnight sleep studies take place at our St. Paul Campus.

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Social Work

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic team includes social workers who provide assessments, offer support and make referrals to community resources. We also help patients and families plan for the transition to adulthood and adult-focused medical care.

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Therapeutic Recreation

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic team includes therapeutic recreation specialists who help patients maintain active lifestyles and become involved in recreational activities.

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Transition Services for Teens and Young Adults

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic offers support, counseling and resources to help patients make the transition to adulthood and adult-focused health care. Providers, therapists and social workers collaborate with families to assess needs and navigate adult services.

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Urology

Our St. Paul – Phalen Clinic offers urology care for patients who have conditions that affect the kidneys and bladder. We also provide care related to neurogenic bowel and bladder management and to sexual function.

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Our Care Team