We are open for all your health care needs. Visitor restrictions still apply.

Learn More

Stroke Care

Stroke Care

Minutes matter when it comes to stroke care. Sebastian River Medical Center provides advanced medical teams that quickly diagnose and promptly begin treatment of stroke, increasing the chances of recovery.

Stroke Care

13695 US Highway 1
Sebastian, FL 32958

doctor with patient

When a patient comes to the hospital with stroke symptoms, it’s crucial to make a proper diagnosis quickly in order to begin treatment to minimize the effects of a stroke. We are prepared to treat all types of strokes quicker than non-designated hospitals and offers:

  • 24/7 stroke team access
  • Advanced imaging technology and protocols
  • Seamless integration with the ER

Every Second Counts

Stroke is the third leading cause of death in the U.S., and the leading cause of serious, long-term disability. Each year, more than 700,000 Americans suffer a stroke. Someone has a stroke every 40 seconds.

When you are having a stroke, a blockage or hemorrhage cuts off oxygen to part of the brain.
Every second that goes by costs thousands of brain cells, which may or may not be recovered.
Survival and degree of recovery depend on how quickly a precise diagnosis can be made and treatment can begin.