The MGH Stroke Service Unit
is composed of full-time Neurologists with special expertise in cerebrovascular disease.
The unit, led by Karen Furie, M.D.,
is complemented by a diverse fellowship training program and superb administrative support
The Stroke Service Unit, and its four subgroups, specializes on the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of ischemic stroke, hemorrhagic stroke, carotid and intracerebral atherosclerosis, venous sinus thrombosis, hereditary coagulation disorders, subarachnoid hemorrhage, cerebral edema, traumatic brain injury. Basic and clinical research in neuroimaging, neurorecovery and neuroprotection are combined to provide exceptional patient care.
To schedule a consult with a Stroke Service physicians, please see the Appointments page.
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The MGH Neurology Department placed 3rd in
US News Neurology / NeuroSurgery rankings for 2010.
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This video simulation of an Emergency stroke evaluation
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