Stroke Care at Bronson Methodist Hospital - Bronson Healthcare
When it comes to stroke, time is vital. The faster you're diagnosed and treated, the better. With a neurointerventional surgeon and an Acute Stroke Intervention Team, we're ready 24/7.

Why Choose Bronson Methodist Hospital for Stroke Care?

  • Comprehensive Stroke Center certification accredited by The Joint Commission (2015) and Stroke Center of Excellence as designated by NeuStrategy
  • One of Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care™ and ranked among the top 5% in the nation for treatment of stroke for five years in a row (2012-2016)
  • Ranked among the top 5% in the nation for neurosciences for five years in a row (2012-2015)
  • Ranked among the top 5% in the nation for neurosurgery for three years in a row (2013-2016)
  • Recipient of the Healthgrades Neurosciences Excellence Award™ for five years in a row (2012-2016)
  • Our specialized inpatient services include a neurovascular unit, neuromonitoring unit and neuro critical care unit
  • A Rapid Response Team trained to assess the severity of a stroke 24/7 and quickly begin treatment
  • Nationally recognized protocols, including tissue plasminogen activator (t-PA), which can reduce stroke damage if it is given within three hours after stroke symptoms begin
  • A neurointerventional surgeon who is specially trained in the latest minimally invasive stroke treatment
  • A board-certified vascular neurologist
  • Board certified neurosurgeons
  • Recognized for excellence in implementing patient treatment guidelines by the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association

Stroke Conditions We Treat

Our doctors treat conditions, including:

  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous malformation (AVM)
  • Stroke (ischemic and hemorrhagic)
  • TIA (transient ischemic attack)

Stroke Care Services & Treatments

We offer a wide range of services, including:

Our Stroke Care Team

Our goal is to provide high quality care and high patient satisfaction. Our stroke team includes our neurointerventional surgery team (neurointerventional surgeon, vascular neurologist and neurosurgeon), emergency physicians and specially trained staff.

In order to bring you the best care, our team also coordinates with neurologists, physiatrists, psychiatrists, hospitalists, anesthesiologists, primary care providers, pharmacists, neuroscience nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech-language pathologists.

For More Information About Stroke Care

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    Take Bronson’s online stroke risk assessment in May and be entered for a chance to win a Fitbit®. 

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    And now he is again. Hear more from Tish and why she choose Bronson for her dad's stroke care.

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    Proud to be the Region's Comprehensive Stroke Center

    Bronson Methodist Hospital has achieved certification from the Joint Commission. This is why Bronson is the region's preferred destination for neuro care.

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