Patient Stories

The best testimonial to the care we provide at our Stroke Centers is hearing the experiences of our patients.

We are dedicated to providing excellent care and meeting their needs and the needs of their families.

Here are some personal stories, shared by patients who have experienced the specialized care we provide:

Striking Back at Stroke

Melanie Bernardo, a nineteen year old stroke survivor, shares her story. While stroke is rare in anyone under 40, it's still a great idea to remember the acronym "FAST" to identify sign of stroke. F = Facial droop; A = Arm weakness; S = Speech difficulty; T = Time to call 9-1-1.

New Treatment for Stroke Patients

Exoskeleton Retrains the Brain to Walk Again.

Ayer Neuroscience Institute Stroke Center