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Act FAST when you suspect a stroke

UAB is the first hospital in Alabama to be certified as a Comprehensive Stroke Center, and our stroke experts are leading the way in delivering the latest treatments for stroke. Our combination of knowledge and experience ensures that you have the greatest chance of surviving and recovering from stroke, which is the No. 5 cause of death and a leading cause of disability in the United States. With our staff of dedicated stroke physicians and 350 specially trained nurses, UAB is the best choice for stroke care.