Stroke and Cerebrovascular Center

URMC Neurology Clinical Services

The Stroke and Cerebrovascular Center, located at Strong Memorial Hospital, is a special unit dedicated to the care of patients and their families, focusing on the diagnosis and treatment of cerebrovascular disease, including:

We also participate in research to discover improved treatments and lower the incidence of stroke and cerebrovascular disease.

Visit our online Health Encyclopedia for comprehensive stroke information.

Our Team

Our specialists include neurologists, a neurosurgeon who specializes in cerebrovascular surgery, and the region’s only interventional radiologists. Together, this team offers patients a full range of treatments, from the latest clot-dissolving drugs to innovative surgical procedures to advanced radiologic techniques.


Most patients are referred to the center by their primary care physician.

Our Location

Strong Memorial Hospital
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642

Directions to Strong Memorial Hospital

If You Think You're Having a Stroke...
Call 9-1-1

Signs and Symptoms of Stroke

Stroke Quiz

Contact Us

The Stroke and Cerebrovascular Center

Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment or to speak with one of our neurologists, please call 585-275-1200. If you must cancel your appointment, please do so at least 24 hours in advance.

The Department of Neurology participates with Blue Choice, MVP Healthcare, Medicare, Medicaid, and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rochester health plans.

Co-payments are collected at time of service. We accept cash or check only for all applicable co-payments and personal balances due at the time of service.