Information for Traveling Patients
Are You Traveling From Other Parts of the Country or Internationally?
Planning your Visit
Before you arrive at The Neuroscience Center, it’s essential to have a clear plan in place to make your visit as stress-free as possible. Here are some key steps to consider:
- Scheduling Your Appointment: Start by scheduling an appointment with our dedicated team. We offer flexible scheduling options to accommodate your needs.
- Medical Records Transfer: If you’re transferring from another healthcare provider, make sure to request the transfer of your medical records to ensure continuity of care.
- Preparing for Your Appointment: Familiarize yourself with what to expect during your appointment and any pre-appointment requirements.
Concierge and Language Assistance
Navigating a new city can be overwhelming, especially if you’re visiting from abroad. Our staff can provide guidance and support throughout your stay, helping you with transportation, local recommendations, and more. If English is not your primary language, we offer language assistance services to ensure effective communication during your visit.
Paying for Care
Understanding the financial aspect of healthcare is crucial. Our staff can assist you in understanding your payment responsibilities and help you navigate the billing process. You can find more information about payment options here.
Follow-up Care and Services
Recovery often requires ongoing care and support. We will work with you to establish a follow-up plan that suits your needs, whether it’s continued therapy, medication management, or other services. We are committed to your long-term well-being.
- gov – Info on entering USA, restrictions, visa waiver program
- US Department of State – Visa Requirements
Chicago is a vibrant city with a rich cultural heritage. While you’re here, take the opportunity to explore the city. We provide recommendations for local attractions, dining, and activities to help you make the most of your visit. Don’t forget to take care of your mental well-being by taking breaks and enjoying the city’s offerings.
At The Neuroscience Center, we prioritize your mental health journey and want to ensure that your experience with us is comfortable and supportive. If you have any specific questions or need further assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact our dedicated team. Your well-being is our top priority, and we’re here to help you every step of the way.
Below, please find links to local guides which provide all you need to know as you begin to plan your stay. If you have any questions regarding these guides, we are happy to help.
Finding a Place to Stay
We understand the importance of finding comfortable accommodations during your stay. Whether you prefer hotels, Airbnb, or other long-term stay options, we can help you find a place that suits your needs and budget.
- Holiday Inn Express & Suites Chicago-Deerfield/Lincolnshire Guest Room & Suite Options (ihg.com)
- Courtyard Chicago Deerfield (offers special rates for our patients)
- Renaissance Chicago North Shore Hotel – 933 Skokie Blvd
- Hyatt Centric Highland Park – 630 Central Ave
- Hilton Chicago Northbrook – 2855 Milwaukee Ave
- ChooseChicago.com – Official tourism site with hotel listings and deals
- TripAdvisor.com – Reviews and prices for Chicago hotels
Metro – We are a short walk from the Lake Cook Road Station.
Patients also use Uber, Lyft or consider renting a car from O’Hare Airport.
Area Restaurants and Shopping
- Ravinia District – Boutiques, dining, entertainment district
- Renaissance Place – Indoor mall with 90+ stores, on Milwaukee Ave
- The Shops on Elm – Boutique shops on Elm St in downtown Highland Park
- Whole Foods Market – 760 Waukegan Rd, Highland Park
- Westfield North Shore – 4-level indoor mall, 55 retailers, in Skokie
Houses of Worship:
- USBankLocations.com – Find US Bank branches and ATMs in Chicago
- BankofAmerica.com – Locate Bank of America banking centers
Emergency Resources in 60015:
- Nearest ER – Highland Park Hospital, 777 Park Ave West
- Closest Pharmacy – Walgreens, 680 Roger Williams Ave (24 hours)
- Police/Fire/Ambulance – 911