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Toronto Rehab - Rumsey Centre |
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Monday – Friday8:00 am – 4:45 pm
Rumsey Centre NeuroMonday – Friday8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Outpatient Stroke CoordinatorPhone: 416 597 3422 ext. 3221Fax University Centre: 416 597 7141Fax Rumsey Neuro: 416 597 7160
The Outpatient Stroke Services offer assessment, consultation, treatment and education services for people who have experienced a recent stroke. Our interprofessional team works with patients and their families to help them meet their rehab needs and goals.
If you've suffered a stroke, you many benefit from therapy to help you learn ways to improve:
There are two types of stroke outpatient rehab services available at Toronto Rehab:
We suggest that you speak with the Stroke Service Coordinator at (416) 597-3422, ext. 3221 to discuss where we can serve you best. It may not be the site closest to your home.
A stroke is a sudden loss of brain function. It's caused when the blood flow to the brain is interrupted (an ischemic stroke), or there's a rupture of blood vessels in the brain (a hemorrhagic stroke). Both an interruption or a rupture causes brain cells (neurons) in the affected area to die, resulting in varying degrees of impairment in movement, speech, memory, thinking skills, and swallowing.
And strokes are more common than you might think. It's been estimated that someone in Canada has a stroke every 10 minutes.
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