Individualized stroke care, when seconds count.
About Stroke Care
When you’re having a stroke, every second matters. Ascension emergency and neurology teams work efficiently and seamlessly to give you skilled stroke care, delivered with compassion.
**If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, go directly to the ER or dial 9-1-1.
Personalizing your path to stroke recovery
Once we’ve identified that you’ve had a stroke, Ascension care teams are committed to providing effective treatment to help limit the damage a stroke can do.
Your customized care plan will include specialized stroke rehabilitation. Your Ascension care team will work closely with you to help improve your walking, balance, strength and speech. We’ll be there for you every step of the way, so you can start getting back to what matters most in your life.
Remember the symptoms of a stroke
If you have sudden trouble speaking, loss of balance, or numbness in your face, arm or leg — especially on one side of the body — you could be having a stroke. Don’t delay in calling 9-1-1 or going to the nearest emergency room.