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Stroke

Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare offers advanced stroke treatments, close to home. Our hospital is a certified primary stroke center which provides rapid access to care, ensuring better outcomes for stroke patients.

Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare's stroke response team delivers comprehensive, personalized care around the clock. Our advanced imaging software helps determine which treatment option is best for you or your loved one. In partnership with Stanford Health Care in Palo Alto, our hospital offers patients 24/7 access to neurologists who specialize in stroke treatment.

Learn how to identify stroke symptoms, by remembering BE FAST:

  • B—balance challenges
  • E—eyesight changes/blurred vision or loss of vision
  • F—facial drooping
  • A—arm weakness
  • S—speech difficulties/slurring
  • T—time to call 911

One or more of the above symptoms can indicate you are suffering from a stroke. The quicker you seek care, the more likely you are to recover.