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Plan Your Visit

Located in the vibrant southern part of Atlanta’s Midtown neighborhood, the Emory Proton Therapy Center offers more than just medical treatment. This area is brimming with dining, shopping, and cultural attractions, making it easy for patients and their families to find comfort and distraction between appointments. Relax in nearby Piedmont Park, visit museums, or explore local eateries – our neighborhood has plenty to enrich your stay.

For personalized suggestions on how to make the most of your visit, please contact our Patient Experience team at

Hotels & Lodging Near Emory Proton Therapy Center

There are many lodging options available in Atlanta while you’re here for treatment. Our team can help you find accommodations that support your care, including offering discounted rates at select hotels. Additionally, for those who might need financial assistance with lodging, we are here to help. If you need assistance determining your options or exploring financial support, please contact our Patient Experience team at

Things to Do in Atlanta

During your downtime, explore the diverse offerings of Atlanta, a city that caters to history buffs, food enthusiasts, art lovers, and shoppers alike. With an array of attractions to suit every interest, you’re sure to find something exciting and unique. Our Patient Experience team is on hand to provide personalized recommendations and suggested itineraries tailored to your preferences.

For additional ideas and things to do, visit the Midtown Alliance and Discover Atlanta websites or contact us directly at for more information.

Local Attractions

*Denotes family friendly

City Pass*
Atlanta’s top attractions for one price. Includes admission to 5 Must See Attractions: Georgia Aquarium, World of Coca Cola, Zoo Atlanta and admission to 2 more attractions of your choice – Fernbank Museum of Natural History, College Football Hall of Fame & National Center of Civil and Human Rights. Valid for 9 consecutive days starting with and including the first day you visit an attraction.

World of Coca Cola*
404-676-5151 (1 mile from center)

Georgia Aquarium*
404-581-4000 (1.3 miles from center)

High Museum*
404-733-4411 (1.3 miles from center)

Chick-fil-A College Football Hall of Fame
404-880-4800 (1.4 miles from center)

Fernbank Museum*
404-929-6300 (3.5 miles from center)

Parks & Outdoor Spaces

Atlanta Beltline
(1.4 miles from center)

Piedmont Park
(1.4 miles from center)

Centennial Olympic Park
(1.3 miles from center) 

Atlanta Park


Atlanta offers several options for getting around the city. 


The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) is Atlanta’s public transportation system. With buses and trains on routes throughout the city, traveling on MARTA is a great way to see Atlanta. Visit to see routes and schedules. The North Avenue MARTA station is the closest station to the proton center.

Uber / Lyft

Download the app through your phone’s App Store. 

Checker Cab

Serving Atlanta since 1947. Call 404-351-1111

Atlanta Streetcar

A safe and convenient way to see downtown Atlanta. With 12 stops along the 2.7-mile route, visit attractions like Centennial Olympic Park and the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park.

Greene Worldwide Transportation

Enjoy a chauffeur-driven ride in comfortable vehicles. Contact 404-875-3866 or

Directions to Emory Proton Therapy Center

We are located at 615 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30308. The main entrance for the parking deck and valet parking is on Ponce De Leon Avenue NE. For GPS, use 81 Ponce de Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30308 as your destination.

From the airport, I-20 East, I-20 West or I-85 North, follow signs for I-85 North.

  • Take I-85 North to exit 249B (Pine St NE) in Atlanta.
  • Take a left on Peachtree Street NE.
  • Take a right on Ponce De Leon Avenue NE.
  • The entrance to the Emory Proton Therapy Center will be half a block on your right.

From I-75 South, I-85 South or US 400 South, follow signs for I-85 South.

  • Take I-85 South to exit 249D (North Ave NE) in Atlanta.
  • Take a left off ramp onto North Ave NE.
  • Take a left on Peachtree Street NE.
  • Take a right on Ponce De Leon Avenue NE.
  • The entrance to the Emory Proton Therapy Center will be half a block on your right.
Map of the proton center