Our Comprehensive Stroke Center
The Comprehensive Stroke Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) is a leader in stroke treatment and research. We treat all types of stroke, offering a full range of medical, surgical and image-guided, less invasive capabilities, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We are one of the premier centers for cerebrovascular diseases worldwide.
Above all, we tailor care and treatment to each patient we are privileged to serve, providing support, education and understanding. We strive to make each patient's experience positive. We are widely regarded for our warmth and compassion, and for caring for patients like they are family.Stroke Care Data
See Signs of a Stroke? Act F-A-S-T
How can you tell if you or someone else is having a stroke? Remember to Act F-A-S-T to save brain tissue. Watch for these stroke signs and call 9-1-1 immediately.
- Face: Look for an uneven smile
- Arm: Check is one arm is weak
- Speech: Listen for slurred speech
- Time: Call 911 at the first sign of a stroke