Department of Neurosurgery

Health Check: Improving Stroke Care at Rhode Island Hospital

“This is the first room of its kind in the world. There’s no other hospital in the world that has this stroke surgery suite,” McTaggart said, referring to a new state-of-the-art suite located in the emergency department, instead of a different part of the hospital. “So, we can guarantee patients in our region earlier access to this procedure that will open these blood vessels and send them home independent.”

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Ryan A. McTaggart, MD

Associate Professor of Diagnostic Imaging, Neurology, and Neurosurgery
Director, Interventional Neuroradiology