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Stroke Center

The Joint Commission has certified Jeanes Hospital as a Primary Stroke Center. This certification recognizes the hospital's success in the implementation and mastery of clinical protocols for stroke patients developed by organizations such as the American Stroke Association.

The Jeanes Hospital Primary Stroke Center provides the high- level of care, from urgent diagnosis and treatment to early prevention. Emergency stroke cases are evaluated 24 hours a day, seven days a week through the Jeanes Emergency Department. 

The multidisciplinary stroke team at Jeanes includes neurologists, neurosurgeons, vascular surgeons, cardiologists, radiologists, emergency physicians, nurse specialists and rehabilitation specialists. This experienced team can recognize early signs of stroke and intervene immediately with urgent diagnosis and appropriate care.

To schedule an appointment with a stroke specialist at Jeanes, call the office phone numbers listed below, call 215-728-CARE (2273), or click here.

Stroke Center Medical Team

Maryellen Nelson
Stroke Program Coordinator

John P. Woodward, MD
Division Chief of Family Practice
Stroke Medical Champion
7500 Central Avenue
Suite 107
Philadelphia, PA 19111
215-379-6444

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