Stroke care in McKinney, Texas
If you or a loved one is experiencing a stroke, it's crucial to seek medical attention as quickly as possible. The stroke team at Medical City McKinney is here to provide a high level of care, from the initial diagnosis to recovery. As a Primary Stroke Center, we are committed to providing patients in Collin County with fast and comprehensive care.
If you or a loved one is experiencing a medical emergency, call 911 immediately.
A stroke can occur at any time. It's important to be aware of the signs so you can act quickly and improve the chances of a successful recovery.
Stroke symptoms often occur suddenly and include:
- Numbness or weakness of the face, leg or arm, especially on one side of the body
- Severe headache with no known cause
- Difficulty speaking or understanding
- Trouble seeing
- Difficulty walking
- Loss of coordination
If you or a loved one is experiencing stroke symptoms, call 911 immediately.
Are you at risk for a stroke?
Although some risk factors for a stroke are out of your control, there are several that can be changed. Our Stroke Risk Assessment helps you identify your personal risk factors and learn ways you can manage them.
Someone in the U.S. has a stroke every 40 seconds. Are you at risk? Take the assessment
Stroke treatment we provide
If you are experiencing a stroke, you can count on the team at Medical City McKinney to deliver 24/7 comprehensive stroke care. Our stroke diagnosis and treatment services include:
- A computed tomography (CT) scan performed upon arrival and interpreted prior to admittance
- A medical laboratory open around the clock to analyze and provide test results in a timely manner
- Minimally invasive delivery of clot-dissolving medication
- Inpatient rehabilitation to aid in recovery
Stroke Support Group
Our Stroke Support Group gives stroke survivors and their loved ones an opportunity to discuss insights and challenges of life after a stroke. The group meets on the second Wednesday of each month at Medical City McKinney.
If you are interested in coming to our Stroke Support Group, please sign-up online.
Getting to the ER
If you or a loved one is experiencing a stroke, it's important to seek emergency care immediately. The ER at Medical City McKinney offers 24/7 emergency stroke diagnosis and treatment. Our ER entrance is located next to the main entrance and has free lot parking nearby.
Our address is:
4500 Medical Center Dr.
McKinney, TX 75069
Stroke at Medical City Healthcare
A stroke is a medical emergency where blood flow to the brain is either reduced or stopped, depriving brain tissue of essential oxygen and nutrients. A stroke may cause loss in brain function and affect movement and speech.Learn about Stroke