Don’t mistake stroke symptoms as simply not feeling well.
Resting, taking pain relievers, or waiting doesn’t stop a stroke.
Sparrow offers you the best chance for recovery. Here’s why:
Expert Stroke Team
Onsite 24/7 and specially trained to stop a stroke.
Sparrow is recognized as one of the nation’s fastest hospitals for delivering tPA (tissue plasminogen activator), a powerful treatment that can stop a stroke when given shortly after the onset of symptoms.
Sparrow, in partnership with Michigan State University, has helped pioneer life-saving technology that restores blood flow to the brain.
Our commitment to excellence
We are nationally recognized for meeting the highest standards for stroke care:
- Michigan's first and only Joint Commission Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center (watch this video to learn more)
- Recipient of the Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award in Stroke from the American Stroke Association
- Recognized in a statewide clinical trial for one of the fastest treatments of tPA
Sparrow is Michigan's first and only Joint Commission Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center recognized as a Gold Plus Performer by the American Stroke Association. Sparrow is also ranked among the nation’s fastest for the delivery of powerful stroke-stopping treatments.