Take the Jackie Robinson Parkway (formally known as the Interboro Parkway) westbound to Exit 1, Bushwick Ave. Follow the exit ramp and bear right at the traffic light onto Bushwick Avenue for two more traffic lights. Turn left onto Eastern Parkway. Remain on Eastern Parkway all the way to the end (approximately seven miles) to Grand Army Plaza. Enter and go around the traffic circle, in the extreme left lane, following the signs to Prospect Park West. Proceed into the right two lanes and onto Prospect Park West, continuing for nine blocks to Sixth Street. Turn right onto Sixth Street - the Hospital is two blocks, directly ahead, with the parking garage on the right hand side, just before you get to Seventh Ave.
Take the George Washington Bridge over the Hudson River into Manhattan. Get off at Exit 2,Harlem River Drive. Merge onto the Harlem River Drive, which becomes the FDR Drive. Continue on the FDR Drive all the way to the Brooklyn Bridge (Exit 2). Follow the directions for the Brooklyn Bridge below.
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Take the Lincoln Tunnel or the Holland Tunnel to the West Side Highway in Manhattan. Take the West Side Highway to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel and then follow the directions for the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel below.
After crossing the bridge, continue straight ahead down Adams street all the way to Atlantic Avenue. Turn left on Atlantic and go six blocks to Fourth Avenue. Turn right and proceed 20 blocks down Fourth Avenue to Seventh Street. Turn left and go up three blocks to Seventh Avenue (you will see the Hospital's Emergency Entrance across the street on your left).
For the Hospital's main entrances, continue up Seventh Street and go around the block, making a left on Eighth Avenue and another left onto Sixth Street. The Parking Garage is on Sixth Street, just before you get to Seventh Avenue.
After leaving the tunnel, take the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway south, exiting left onto theProspect Expressway. Then follow the directions for Staten Island given below.
Please note, however, that the exit from the southbound BQE onto the Prospect Expressway is closed before 11:00 AM on weekdays due to the northbound HOV lane. In this case, leave the BQE at the Hamilton Avenue exit (Exit 26). Continue along Hamilton Avenue, and cross over the Hamilton Avenue Bridge. Take the first left (14th Street) after going over the bridge. After passing under the BQE, bear right onto 14th Street. Go up 14th Street toSeventh Avenue. Turn left and proceed down Seventh Avenue for seven blocks to Seventh Street (you will see the Hospital's Emergency Entrance ahead of you on your right).
For the Hospital's main entrances, turn right on Seventh Street and go around the block, making a left on Eighth Avenue and another left onto Sixth Street. There is a Parking Garageon Sixth Street, just before you get to Seventh Avenue.
Take the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway north, exiting right onto the Prospect Expressway. From the Prospect Expressway, exit at Tenth/Eleventh Avenue. At the top of the ramp, make a right turn and drive one block to the traffic light. Turn right onto Twentieth Street and continue three blocks to Seventh Avenue. Turn right again and proceed down Seventh Avenue for sixteen blocks to Seventh Street (you will see the Hospital's Emergency Entrance ahead of you on your right).
For the Hospital's main entrances, turn right on Seventh Street and go around the block, making a left on Eighth Avenue and another left onto Sixth Street. There is a Parking Garage on Sixth Street, just before you get to Seventh Avenue.
The closest and most direct subway route to New York Methodist is the "F" or "G" train. You can transfer to the "F" from:
- the "R" train at Ninth Street/Fourth Avenue
- the "A" or "C" train at Jay Street/Borough Hall
- or the "G" train at either Bergen, Carroll, or Smith/Ninth Street.
Take the "F" or "G" train to the Seventh Avenue stop in Brooklyn. Exit the station at either the Seventh or Eighth Avenue end of the platform and then walk to Sixth Street.
The following buses stop near the Hospital:
- B61 Ninth Street bus
- B63 Fifth Avenue bus
- B67/B69 Seventh Avenue bus
Parking is available in the garage directly across from the Hospital on 6th Street, on the right hand side, just before you reach 7th Avenue.
Michael Lewis, MD
263 7th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11215
50 Court Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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