Neurosciences at Banner Baywood Medical Center
Banner Baywood Medical Center is committed to making a difference in the lives of people with diseases, disorders, and injuries of the brain and nervous system.
We help patients with strokes, seizures, acute confused states, neurological infections, and neuromuscular and neurodegenerative disorders.
Banner Baywood is nationally known for our stroke care. We offer state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment technologies, a 50-bed specialized stroke unit and a team of neurologists and specially trained nurses.
Our nationally recognized Primary Stroke Center, offers timely response and intervention for acute stroke patients.
In 2014, Banner Baywood Medical Center received the Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold-Plus Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association for the treatment of stroke patients.
Banner Baywood Medical Center also received the Target: Stroke Honor Roll for meeting stroke quality measures that reduce the time between hospital arrival and treatment with the clot-buster tPA, the only drug approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat ischemic stroke.
As part of the Banner Neurosurgery Network, we also offer patients emergency neurosurgical telemedicine consultations, minimizing the need to other Banner facilities.
The John J. Rhodes Rehabilitation Center at Banner Baywood can play a pivotal role in recovery. The Institute helps patients with physical, speech, occupational and recreation therapies
Additionally, we offer a Sleep Disorders Center accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, to help diagnose and treat such sleep-related disorders as sleep apnea, excessive sleepiness, restless legs, insomnia and more.
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