If you have a medical emergency, please call 9-1-1.
Stroke is a Medical Emergency
If you think you or someone else is having a stroke, call 9-1-1 immediately and note the time of when any of the symptoms first appear. Do not drive yourself or wait for a ride from a friend or family member. Have an ambulance take you to the hospital that is a stroke receiving center right away.
Primary Stroke Center at Saddleback Memorial
In recognition of Saddleback Memorial’s commitment to provide an extraordinary stroke program, the Joint Commission has certified Saddleback Memorial as an advanced primary stroke center. This designation recognizes centers that make exceptional efforts to foster better outcomes for stroke care and provide safe, high-quality care, treatment and services.