Vascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery

The Comprehensive Stroke Center at Hackensack University Medical Center


The Comprehensive Stroke Center at Hackensack University Medical Center offers the newest and latest technologies for the endovascular treatment of acute ischemic stroke. The Center currently offers the use of the Penumbra Aspiration System as well as the Solitaire and Trevo Stent retriever devices. Furthermore, under Dr. Walzman’s leadership, the Comprehensive Stroke Center has some of the most successful revascularization rates in the world for thrombo-embolectomies in the treatment of acute ischemic stroke.

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