Eddy Scurlock Stroke Center

The Eddy Scurlock Stroke Center offers a coordinated, interdisciplinary rapid-response system for treating stroke victims. Our exceptional team of physicians and highly dedicated nursing staff provide immediate stroke intervention and care. From the onset of symptoms, patients receive the very latest treatments with the hope of the best possible recovery.  An important component of our continuum of care is our Outpatient Clinic. An appointment with our physicians is required to confirm a stroke diagnosis. Records and test results from referring physicians are required before the initial appointment.

The Eddy Scurlock Stroke Center is the first DNV-Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center in the United States. The Center has been recognized as one of the best in stroke diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, and recovery. 

At 28, Nicki James Petrelli had an ischemic stroke while attending church. A tPA drug saved her life.

Dr. David Chiu is the Elizabeth Blanton Wareing Chair in the Eddy Scurlock Stroke Center.

innovative stroke research: Magnetic brain stimulation

 By developing a device that stimulates cells around damaged areas of the brain, our researchers are working toward restoring a patient’s motor skills — with the goal of eliminating the devastating effects of stroke. Read more >

Get With The Guidelines Award

Houston Methodist has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®–Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus Award for 2016. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment and success ensuring that stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.

Eddy Scurlock Stroke Center Outpatient Clinic
6560 Fannin St.
Scurlock Tower, 8th Floor
Houston, TX 77030
Eddy Scurlock Stroke Center Unit
6565 Fannin St.
Main 6 SW
Houston, TX 77030
Fax: 713.790.3996

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