Stroke is the leading cause of disability and the fifth largest cause of death in the United States. Minutes count when stroke symptoms occur. Quick medical evaluation could prevent a fatal or disabling result. The Mercy Stroke Center in Springfield, MO provides expert, life-saving prevention, stroke treatment, and rehabilitation services for southwest Missouri and northwest Arkansas.
If you have warning signs of stroke call 911 or other emergency services right away!
Mercy’s staff works closely with emergency medical services to make sure you receive treatment as soon as possible for a better chance of recovery. A delay in stroke treatment can mean permanent disability or death.