WATCHMAN Device Can Prevent Strokes

For some patients with atrial fibrillation, the WATCHMAN device can be used to prevent stroke.

Time is of the Essence when Treating Strokes

It's vital that everyone be able to recognize the symptoms of a stroke such as a facial droop, arm weakness, vision or speech difficulties. Dr. Ali Krisht says if a stroke patient seeks treatment immediately, there will be more treatment options and possibly better outcomes.

Dr. Ali Krisht Explains Treating Strokes By Retrieving Clots

One of the most common types of stroke is caused by a clot that prevents blood from reaching a part of the brain. Dr. Ali Krisht explains how these strokes are treated at CHI St. Vincent.

Arkansas Neuroscience Institute Takes Team Approach in Treating Strokes

When someone suffers a stroke, the team at CHI St. Vincent Arkansas Neuroscience Institute has several treatments that may be able to reverse the effects if they’re administered within the first few hours after symptoms began.

Recognizing the Signs of a Stroke

Dr. Ali Krisht, Neurosurgery, says it's important to know the signs of a stroke so that you can react immediately.