Specific treatment for stroke will be determined by your physician based on:
- Your age, overall health, and medical history
- Severity of the stroke
- Location of the stroke
- Cause of the stroke
- Your tolerance for specific medications, procedures, or therapies
- Type of stroke
- Your opinion or preference
Although there is no cure for stroke, advanced medical and surgical treatments are now available, giving many stroke victims hope for optimal recovery.
For more information, contact The Johns Hopkins Hospital Stroke Center at 410-955-2228.
If you have questions about the Stroke Prevention And Recovery Center, please call us at 443-287-8514.