Posted on January 9, 2020
Sleep on it? Terrible idea for stroke treatment Angela Miller will be the first to tell you that she has a stubborn streak, a trait she credits to being raised by a Marine. So, when she was awakened by a paralyzing stroke on May 7, she did exactly what she should not do – she […]
Posted on September 5, 2019
Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center has received multiple national quality achievement awards from the American Heart Association.
Posted on May 30, 2019
Thanks to Keith Woodward, M.D., an interventional radiologist at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, the 70-year-old veteran not only survived but emerged from the ordeal with only a slight balance issue.
Posted on May 16, 2019
Laverne VanDorselaer was celebrating her 89th birthday and moved to pack up her leftovers in a to-go box. “I couldn’t move my hand,” Laverne says. “I couldn’t understand why.”
Posted on May 10, 2019
Greeting guests as he strolls amid linen-covered tables, Hubert Smith commands the room. You would never know his secret if he chose not to share it. Smith, 65, is recovering from a stroke.
Posted on May 3, 2019
Thrombectomy can mean the difference between a patient merely surviving a stroke, and a stroke patient returning to a full and active lifestyle.