Overland Park Regional Medical Center serves as a Primary Stroke Center, offering comprehensive stroke care with the latest technologies and most effective treatments available. Its team of physicians, nurses and pharmacists are organized for a rapid response to strokes. The hospital is on the Get With The Guidelines® Stroke – Gold Plus Honor Roll — recognizing consistent commitment and success in implementing excellent care for stroke patients.
Overland Park Regional Medical Center has developed a comprehensive system for rapid diagnosis and treatment of stroke patients admitted to the Emergency Department. This includes always being equipped to provide brain scans, having neurologists available to conduct patient evaluations and using clot-busting medications when appropriate.
Our comprehensive Stroke Center can provide you or your loved treatment, expertise and exceptional care.
Concussion Management and Testing — The experts at Overland Park Regional Medical Center offer educational programs and testing to prevent concussions and treat concussions should one occur. The physicians use ImPACT™, as both a baseline and follow-up test in the event of a concussion.
Diagnostics and Testing — Overland Park Regional Medical Center is equipped with the most advanced diagnostic and testing technologies and tools to evaluate neurologic disorders, including stroke.
Level II Trauma Center — Overland Park Regional Medical Center is a designated trauma center for the state of Kansas. This designation recognizes the trauma center’s dedication to providing optimal care for sudden, life threatening injuries. The trauma center provides highly trained, board-certified physicians, specialists, critical care nurses and support staff who are available around the clock.
Neurology Staff — Overland Park Regional Medical Center medical staff includes some of the area’s top specialists in all areas of neurology. These physicians are readily available for consult on neurologic cases.
Neurosurgery — Overland Park Regional Medical Center offers an experienced neurosurgery team with expertise and experience for the most challenging cases. Physicians are skilled in both traditional surgeries and minimally invasive procedures.
Recovery and Rehabilitation — Staffed by licensed and highly skilled therapists, Overland Park Regional Medical Center offers an array of physical, occupational and speech therapy for patients recovering from neurologic issues or injuries.
TIA Clinic — Overland Park Regional Medical Center is an HCA Midwest Health TIA Clinic site, a specialized resource where patients who have been diagnosed with TIA or are at risk for stroke can receive specialized tests and consultations in one place. The TIA and stroke team works closely with primary care physicians to formulate the best treatment plans.