Fast and comprehensive stroke care when you need it most
you or a loved one suffers a stroke or another brain- or
spine-related condition, you need access to top-quality care. You
have that at Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center. We are a
certified Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission - the
country’s leading accrediting organization for improving healthcare
- for our innovative procedures, advanced technology and adherence to
rigid treatment protocols.
Emergency treatment for stroke
is an easy way to remember symptoms and warning signs of a stroke and
what to do:
- F – Facial paralysis
- A – Arm weakness
- S – Speech difficulties
- T – Time to call 911
Call 911 at the first sign of a stroke.
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
symptoms may indicate other medical problems, including a transient ischemic attack, (TIA)
These “mini-strokes” are also very serious. Call 911 for help.