Stents for Stroke

[Interactive graphic published Dec. 14, 2015, by American Heart Association News.]

Stent thrombectomy is offered at select U.S. hospitals, including Comprehensive Stroke Centers certified by the Joint Commission, an independent, nonprofit accreditation organization. The Joint Commission Comprehensive Stroke Center certification program was developed in collaboration with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.

The following list is current as of April 22, 2016, and is subject to change. Other U.S. hospitals also offer thrombectomy for acute stroke patients who qualify. Check with your local hospital for information.

Alabama

  • UAB Hospital, Birmingham

California

  • Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles
  • Good Samaritan Hospital-San Jose, San Jose
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital-Redwood City, Redwood City
  • Dignity Health Mercy San Juan Medical Center, San Juan
  • Regional Medical Center of San Jose, San Jose
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital-La Jolla, La Jolla
  • Stanford Hospital & Clinics, Stanford
  • St. Jude Medical Center, Fullerton
  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles
  • UC San Diego Health System, San Diego
  • University of California Irvine Medical Center, Orange

Colorado

  • St. Anthony Hospital, Lakewood
  • Swedish Medical Center, Englewood
  • University of Colorado Hospital, Aurora

Connecticut

  • Hartford Hospital, Hartford

Washington, D.C.

  • The George Washington University Hospital
  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center

Delaware

  • Christiana Care Health System, Newark

Florida

  • Baptist Hospital of Miami, Miami
  • Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville
  • UF Health Shands Hospital, Gainesville

Georgia

  • Emory University Hospital, Atlanta
  • Georgia Regents Medical Center, Augusta
  • Grady Health System, Atlanta
  • WellStar Kennestone Hospital, Marietta

Iowa

  • University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City

Illinois

  • Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village
  • Memorial Medical Center, Springfield
  • Northwestern Medicine-Central Dupage, Winfield
  • OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, Peoria
  • Rush University Medical Center, Chicago
  • University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago
  • University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences Systems, Chicago

Indiana

  • Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis

Kansas

  • The University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City
  • Via Christi Hospital St. Francis, Witchita

Kentucky

  • Norton Hospital, Louisville
  • University of Kentucky Hospital, Lexington
  • University of Louisville Hospital, Louisville

Louisiana

  • Ochsner Medical Center-New Orleans, New Orleans
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinic, New Orleans

Maryland

  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore
  • University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore

Michigan

  • Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
  • Bronson Methodist Hospital, Kalamazoo
  • Sparrow Hospital, Lansing
  • University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor

Minnesota

  • Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus, Rochester
  • Regions Hospital, St. Paul

Missouri

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis
  • Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City, Kansas City
  • SSM DePaul Health Center, Bridgeton

Mississippi

  • St. Dominic Memorial Hospital, Jackson

North Carolina

  • Duke University Hospital, Durham
  • Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center, Winston-Salem
  • UNC Hospitals, Chapel Hill
  • Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem

New Jersey

  • Capital Health Regional Medical Center, Trenton
  • JFK Medical Center, Edison
  • Overlook Medical Center, Summit
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick
  • University Hospital, Newark

New York

  • Catholic Health-Mercy Hospital of Buffalo, Buffalo
  • Mount Sinai Hospital, New York
  • North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset
  • NYU Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn
  • University of Rochester Medical Center, Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester

Ohio

  • Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland
  • The MetroHealth System, Cleveland
  • Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton
  • OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus
  • The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus
  • University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati
  • University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland

Oklahoma

  • Mercy Hospital Oklahoma City Comprehensive Stroke Center, Oklahoma City
  • OU Medical Center, Oklahoma City
  • St. John Medical Center, Tulsa

Oregon

  • Oregon Health & Science University Hospital, Portland
  • Providence St. Vincent Medical Center, Portland

Pennsylvania

  • Abington Health-Abington Memorial Hospital, Abington
  • Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh
  • The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Lehigh Valley Health Network Cedar Crest, Allentown
  • Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia
  • UPMC Shadyside, Pittsburgh

Rhode Island

  • Rhode Island Hospital, Providence

South Carolina

  • Medical University of South Carolina Medical Center, Charleston

Tennessee

  • Erlanger Health System, Chattanooga
  • Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, Knoxville
  • TriStar Skyline Medical Center, Nashville
  • The University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville

Texas

  • Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Houston
  • University Health System, San Antonio
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas

Utah

  • Intermountain Medical Center, Murray

Virginia

  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond

Washington

  • Harborview Medical Center, Seattle

Wisconsin

  • Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center, Milwaukee
  • Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee
  • University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison

Sources: American Heart Association, Joint Commission