Mount Sinai Brooklyn Stroke Center

The Mount Sinai Brooklyn Stroke Center provides our patients with access to the most advanced treatments available anywhere. As a leader in stroke research and treatment, the Mount Sinai Brooklyn Stroke Center provides specialized care for stroke patients from arrival to discharge. In the treatment of a stroke, every minute counts. It’s important to recognize the sudden warning signs.

Signs of stroke include:

  • Numbness or weakness of the face, arm or leg (commonly on one side of the body)
  • Confusion, trouble speaking or understanding
  • Trouble seeing, in one or both eyes
  • Difficulty walking, dizziness, loss of balance or coordination
  • Severe headache, neck pain or sensitivity to light

We treat the following conditions:

  • Ischemic stroke
  • Hemorrhagic stroke
  • Transient ischemic attack
  • Carotid artery disease

Our stroke team approach includes:

  • Around the clock stroke team for rapid evaluation and treatment
  • A dedicated group of professionals including physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, and physician assistants
  • Clinical expertise and quality care
  • Stroke unit with specialized nursing
  • Rehabilitation staff to insure best recovery after discharge
  • Dedication to achieving the best outcomes for our patients
  • Continuously working to improve stroke care and treatment
  • Community Activities
    • Virtual lectures for community on stroke related topics
    • Virtual stroke support group