About Ischemic Stroke

Primary and Secondary Treatment of Ischemic Stroke

Ischemic stroke is caused by a lack of blood flow to the brain. It requires emergency treatment and also close follow-up care to prevent another stroke. UC San Diego Health is the only medical center in San Diego with stroke specialists in the hospital 24/7 who also provide excellent secondary care.

Appointments & Referrals

Stroke Center Locations


La Jolla

Our Team

Related Service

Stroke Support Group

Free monthly stroke support group for patients and their loved ones.

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