Recognizing a Stroke Benefits All of Us

posted on May 12, 2021

May is American Stroke Association National Stroke Awareness Month. I have often struggled to describe what stroke is to those unaccustomed to it, and generally, I explain that stroke is a sudden problem of brain function caused by an interruption in its blood supply. This interruption can come via ischemia,…

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Stroke Awareness

University Centers of Excellence Directory

posted on May 1, 2021 University Centers of Excellence Directory - Updated November 2021 PDF Continue Reading »
Cover of the 2021 University Centers of Excellence Directory

Transcarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR) Procedure CME 4/13/21

posted on May 11, 2021

On Tuesday, April 13, 2021, Valley Vascular Surgery Associates physicians Kamell Eckroth-Bernard, MD, and Sammy Siada, DO,  presented on a new procedure that offers Central Valley patients a minimally invasive approach to help prevent strokes. This CME event was hosted by Community Regional Medical Centers. Please click on the video…

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