JFK Medical Center is a state-designated comprehensive stroke center in Edison, NJ. We offer a range of innovative treatments designed to help return blood flow to the brain after a stroke.
When it comes to treatment of stroke, time is of the essence. To improve the chances of a good outcome, JFK and the New Jersey Neuroscience Institute provide 24/7 access to our team of board-certified vascular neurologists, neurosurgeons and interventional neuroradiologists who specialize in treating vascular diseases of the brain.
Prevention is still the best way to protect you from the devastating effects of a stroke. Quitting smoking, exercising and improving your diet can help. If you have high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, obesity or sleep apnea you should ask your doctor how to reduce your stroke risk.Remember: if you think you are having a stroke, call 911 immediately and seek help from trained professionals. They can give you your best chance for a successful recovery.