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SSM Health Medical Minute: Advancing Stroke Treatments

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A new approach to treating stroke is changing the lives of patients who previously could not have been helped. The symptoms of a stroke include obesity, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, and heart disease.

Dr. Ashish Nanda, neurologist at SSM Health St. Clare Hospital tells us the combination of advanced technology includes imaging combined with a new retrievable stenting procedure that has remarkable results for stroke victims.

To find out more about Dr. Ashish Nanda, click here.