"It's important for younger people to know the signs and symptoms of a stroke."

— Stroke survivor, Christina Saldivar

Christina Saldivar

Minutes matter during a stroke. The faster you are diagnosed and treated, the better the chances for recovery. Riverside offers a network of advanced stroke treatment, with a certified stroke center near you and ready to treat any kind of stroke or stroke complication, anytime, day or night. Riverside's stroke centers adhere to the highest standards of care – to rapidly and accurately diagnose and apply advanced emergency stroke treatment.

The highest standards of care

Our comprehensive stroke network includes the Peninsula's only DNV certified Comprehensive Stroke Center, at Riverside Regional Medical Center. RRMC has also earned a Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. The following facilities are DNV certified Primary Stroke Centers: Riverside Doctors' Hospital Williamsburg, Riverside Walter Reed Hospital, Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital. Learn more about why to choose us.


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