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Stroke is one of the leading causes of death and serious, long-term disability in the U.S, according to the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. On average:
If you or someone you love suffers a stroke, our trained stroke team provides prompt diagnosis and stroke treatment. Experienced neurologists and other clinical experts lead the team.
When you or someone you loves suffers a stroke, recognizing the first warning signs and getting expert medical help quickly is critical to maximizing your chances of survival and rehabilitation. Response time can make the difference between recovering from a stroke and having to endure longterm disabilities.
Remember these signs of a stroke: ACT F-A-S-T
Face – Does one side of the face droop? Ask person to smile.
Arm – Does one arm drift downward? Ask person to raise both arms.
Speech – Are words slurred? Ask person to repeat a phrase
Time – If they show any symptoms, call 9-1-1 immediately.
Please call our stroke coordinator at 650.367.5113, Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.