Stroke Care

  • Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista

    Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista
    435 H Street
    Chula Vista, CA 91910 US 32.6337 -117.083
      Phone
      619-691-7000
      Visiting Hours
      • 8 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
      • Visiting hours may be adjusted based on the patient's needs or wishes.
      Emergency Services
      • The ER is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

    Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego
    4077 5th Avenue
    San Diego, CA 92103 US 32.7515 -117.16
      Phone
      619-294-8111
      Visiting Hours
      • 8 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
      • Visiting hours may be adjusted based on the patient's needs or wishes.
      Emergency Services
      • The ER is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Stroke Care Throughout San Diego

When stroke happens, time is brain. Scripps provides comprehensive stroke care from the onset of stroke symptoms through stroke rehabilitation. Scripps emergency and trauma care staff are trained to identify the signs of stroke and deliver early intervention care that limits damaging effects. Our stroke rehabilitation programs that recognize the unique challenges stroke sufferers face.

Our four primary stroke centers focus on helping stroke patients recover strength and mobility, relearn essential skills and develop new ways to compensate for decreased functionality.

Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center

Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla is one of the first hospitals in the U.S. to receive the Comprehensive Stroke Center designation by The Joint Commission and the American Heart Association.

Our comprehensive approach to stroke care includes a range of health care professionals who work with patients and their families to set goals for recovery. To encourage success, we offer a unique range of stroke rehabilitation activities that include recreational outings, support groups, work and home space evaluations, conditioning and more.