During a stroke, the human brain loses about 2 million neurons every minute, and you can't get those back. When a stroke hits, time is critical. So is choosing the right hospital. OSF HealthCare Saint Anthony Medical Center represents your best chance for surviving a stroke, no matter what type of stroke it is, or when it occurs.
As a Comprehensive Stroke Center, OSF Saint Anthony must be able to treat any type of stroke with every known treatment 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our status means we can handle multiple complex stroke cases at any time of the day or night, with a highly specialized stroke care staff, a team approach and the most advanced imaging methods.
Stroke care at OSF Saint Anthony is built on:
You never have to settle for less than the best, no matter when a stroke happens. Our team is highly coordinated to get stroke patients diagnosed, assessed and treated as quickly as possible. The earlier you are diagnosed, the more options for treatment you have and the better your chances for a full recovery.
Medical Director of Stroke Service
Medical Director of Endovascular and Interventional Neurology, Director of OSF HealthCare Neuroscience Service Line - Northern Region