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Stroke Center

Stamford Hospital's Stroke Center provides swift diagnosis and treatment of patients with stroke. From our emergency department, patients with a suspected stroke go immediately to our specialized facilities for cardiac emergencies and trauma, where they receive fast, comprehensive treatment.

The Stamford Hospital Stroke Center has received a Certificate of Distinction for Primary Stroke Centers from the Joint Commission, indicating our services have the critical elements to achieve long-term success in improving stoke outcomes, and that our quality care is effectively managed to meet the unique, specialized needs of stroke patients.
Our Stroke Center diagnoses and treats patients quickly to minimize potential loss of brain function. Our clinicians are well trained in a strict protocol.
From diagnosis, treatment and assessment of cause – to rehabilitation and support groups - our stroke services are truly comprehensive.
Prevention & Wellness
The Stamford Hospital Stroke Center conducts many community screenings to help identify individuals who have risk factors for stroke.
Are you at greater risk for a stroke than you think? Use this assessment tool to find out.