The neurologists on the medical staff treat disorders that affect the brain, spinal cord, and nerves. Conditions treated include back and neck pain, seizures, strokes brain tumors and other disorders of the nervous system.
Honored as a Primary Stroke Center
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – White Rock, formerly known as Doctors Hospital was awarded the Gold Seal of Approval™ by The Joint Commission's Primary Stroke Center Certification program. The Joint Commission conducted an exhaustive survey of the hospital’s stroke care program to ensure it follows national standards and guidelines that can significantly improve outcomes for stroke patients.
Specialized Stroke Care Services
For you and our patients, this award suggests:
- Improved treatment times for stroke care
- Better patient outcomes
- Evidence-based medicine
- Written protocols for stroke care to improve patient care and deliver care more quickly
- Equipped to acutely treat stroke patients with the FDA approved clot dissolving medication, tPA (tissue plasminogen activator)
If you or a loved one needs neurosurgery, we know issues with the brain and nervous system may seem overwhelming. At White Rock, we have the personal approach that will give you the confidence you need to ease your concerns.