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Barrow Stroke Center

As a Dignity Health Member, Chandler Regional has access to world-class stroke care at Barrow Neurological Institute. Barrow’s Stroke Center has a strong commitment to educating the community about prevention and finding new ways of treating and preventing stroke through research. Leveraging that expertise, the Barrow Stroke Center cares for more stroke victims than any other center in the southwestern United States.

Barrow’s Advanced Diagnostic Testing

Barrow’s state-of-the-art neurodiagnostic technology helps doctors determine the exact cause of a stroke so that they are quickly able to treat and prevent future strokes. Diagnostic tests include:

  • Carotid ultrasound
  • Computed tomography (CT) angiography    
  • Digital subtraction angiography
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Perfusion scanning
  • Transcranial Doppler (TCD) ultrasonography
  • Transesophageal echocardiography

Barrow Stroke Rehabilitation

A stroke can be a life-altering event—and the Barrow Neurorehabilitation Program provides a full range of inpatient and outpatient services for persons affected by the physical and emotional effects of stroke and other neurological disorders. The specialized team includes rehabilitation physicians, neuropsychologists, nurses and physical, occupational, speech and recreational therapists. Barrow also offers a variety of support groups to assist individuals and their families with stroke and other neurological disorders.

Learn More About the Barrow Stroke Center

For more information about Barrow’s comprehensive stroke care, please call (480) 728-5414.