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Comprehensive Stroke Center

When stroke happens, minutes matter. As a Comprehensive Stroke Center, know that fast, safe and interventional stroke care is here and ready whenever you may have stroke-like symptoms.

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HSHS St. Vincent Hospital is certified from DNV GL Healthcare as a Comprehensive Stroke Center, reflecting the highest level of competence and commitment to excellence for treatment of serious stroke events.

Our hospital has the personnel, infrastructure and expertise to diagnose and treat stroke patients with extreme efficiency due to the time-critical nature for those who require intensive medical and surgical care, specialized tests or interventional therapies – all to deliver the highest quality of care for Northeast Wisconsin.

Don't delay. When a stroke strikes, call 911 and go to the Comprehensive Stroke Center. We're ready for you.

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When a stroke strikes, we're ready

HSHS St. Vincent Hospital and the stroke care team focuses on five main areas for our stroke patients: speed, support, expertise, innovation and empathy.

Speed. Efficient, streamlined processes and equipment help us manage stroke patients quickly, so long-term effects are minimized and outcomes improved as much as possible.

Support. Programs like BE-FAST for stroke signs and symptoms, stroke screenings, support groups, customized educational materials, resources and consultations help people know when they’re having a stroke and how they can take steps to reduce their risk factors.

Expertise. Our multidisciplinary teams, in partnership with Prevea Health, offers the highest quality in stroke care and rehabilitation, including neurointerventional radiologist, neurologists, radiologists, diagnostic technicians, neurology specialty-trained nurses, certified neuroscience registered nurses within the ICU, case managers, outpatient therapists, neuropsychologists  and behavioral care therapists.

Innovation. Our investment in stroke treatment includes an accredited EEG lab for diagnosis, the area’s largest inpatient stroke rehab unit located inside HSHS St. Vincent Hospital, advanced clot-removal technologies and much more. All in Green Bay.

Empathy. Guided by our Franciscan spirituality and core values of respect, care, competence and joy, stroke sufferers can be assured treatment comes from those who take a sincere interest in their lives.

Treatment of

  • Aneurysms
  • Epistaxis/nosebleed
  • Stroke in adults and children

Key services

  • Cervical and intracranial angioplasty stent
  • Diagnostic cerebral and spinal angiography
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Mechanical thrombectomy
  • Treatment of ruptured and unruptured aneurysms with the latest technology
  • Tumor embolization
  • Vertebroplasty

More Stroke Care

  • Stroke Signs & Symptoms
  • Patient and Family Resources
  • Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit