Competent, timely, compassionate care for stroke and other brain disorders
If you or a loved one suffers a stroke, time is critical. You need
quick, coordinated, expert care. That’s the kind of care you
receive at Novant Health Franklin Medical Center.
team of emergency-medicine physicians, neurologists and specially
trained nurses will make a solid diagnosis and begin the appropriate
treatment right away, giving you the best chance for surviving the
stroke with minimal disability.
treatment for stroke
911 at the first sign of a stroke.
is an easy way to
remember three warning signs of a stroke and what to do:
– Facial paralysis
– Arm weakness
– Time to call
Read more about stroke risk factors and warning signs »
not ignore these warning signs, even if they go away.
Stroke is a serious medical emergency and the quicker you receive
treatment, the better your chances are for surviving the stoke with
Franklin Medical Center is proud to feature a new 13-bed
geriatric psychiatry wing. If a loved one is suffering from
Alzheimer’s or dementia, we’re here to serve you. Our
goal is to provide an accurate diagnosis and then the care and
and your family need to cope with these life-changing illnesses.
more information about Alzheimer’s or dementia treatment at Franklin Medical Center, please contact our geriatric behavioral health unit at 919-497-8070.
information about stroke and diseases of the brain, explore our health library and
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