Stroke Services Offered In Alpharetta, GA
Strokes are the fifth-leading cause of death, yet many strokes are preventable, and if you get rapid medical care during a stroke, you can survive and return to an active life. Dr. Greene has experience in all aspects of stroke care, from stroke prevention to post-stroke management.
Stroke Q & A
What causes a stroke?
There are two main types of strokes, depending on what causes the problem:
What symptoms occur during a stroke?
Patients can experience a sudden onset of:
As soon as you notice symptoms, call 911 immediately. Emergency medical technicians can start life-saving treatment on the way to the hospital.
What should I expect during post-stroke management?
During a stroke, your treatment at the hospital includes restoring blood flow or stopping the bleeding. As you start to recover, you can turn to Greene Neurological and Medical Consulting for post-stroke management. During post-stroke management, Dr. Greene can prescribe medications needed to prevent another stroke. She also evaluates and discusses chronic diseases that increase your risk for stroke. For experienced post-stroke care, call Greene Neurological and Medical Consulting or request an appointment online today.