The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network delivers nationally recognized stroke and neurovascular care to patients of southeast Wisconsin and beyond.
Froedtert Hospital was the first in southeastern Wisconsin certified as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and is staffed by specialists with extensive experience, plus the latest imaging, technology and tools to provide the most advanced stroke and neurovascular care in the region.
Neurosciences Center Specialized Care
The Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Neurosciences Center has long been a leader in the diagnosis and treatment of complex disorders of the brain, spine and muscle systems.
As the region's only academic medical center, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin are involved in leading, nationally recognized initiatives geared toward providing the best possible outcomes in our community — improving the quality of life for our neighbors. Many specialty and subspecialty programs and services are offered by the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Neurosciences Center including:
- ALS, Lou Gehrig's Disease
- Autonomic Disorders
- Brain and Spine Tumors
- Brain Injuries
- Brain and Spine Tumors
- Memory Disorders Program
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Neuromuscular Disease
- Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Program
- Parkinson's & Movement Disorders
- Pituitary Disorders
- Sleep Disorders Program
- Spasticity Management Program
- Spinal Cord Injury
- SpineCare Program
- Stroke & Neurovascular Program
Seamless Stroke Care Leads to Remarkable Recovery
Michael Campbell didn't feel quite right and, within minutes, passed out. Emergency physicians quickly diagnosed it as a stroke, and Michael received a lifesaving procedure through the coordinated care of our stroke team. "The things they did, saved my life."
Research & Clinical Trials
Designated as a major hub in a national network for emergency stroke, seizure, spinal cord and brain injury research.
In the U.S., stroke is the fifth leading cause of death — even though 80 percent of strokes are preventable. Learn how to control your risk.
International Patient Program
U.S. News & World Report ranks Froedtert Hospital among the top 50 hospitals in the country in three specialties. We are here to help international patients arrange for their care at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, Wis.
Get a Second Opinion
Patients diagnosed with many neurovascular conditions can explore additional or alternative treatment options through our Second Opinion Program. Peace of mind and answers to questions can often be found through consultation with our team of stroke and neurovascular specialists.