What is Stroke?

A stroke occurs when blood flow to the brain is interrupted by a blocked or burst blood vessel.

Through community education, alignment with Emergency Services and availability of tertiary level services, the Stroke Team is making strides in the management of this disease.

The Stroke Team

The Stroke Team has a Medical Director:
Dr. Thomas Perry, Neurologist.

The Stroke Team consists of:
  • General Physicians
  • Intensivists
  • Neurologists
  • Neuro Surgeons
  • Neuro Radiologists
  • Clinical Leaders
  • Stroke Program Coordinator
  • Stroke Trained Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Physical Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Speech Language Pathologists
  • Dietitians
  • CT Techs
  • MRI Techs
  • Cardiovascular Techs
  • Social Worker/Case Manager
For more information, call our Stroke Program Coordinator:    423 431-1643