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Neurovascular Care

The neurovascular experts at the Abington Neurosciences Institute – Jefferson Health are specially trained in the latest treatment innovations for stroke, vascular (blood vessel) conditions and other problems of the brain, neck and spine.

Neurovascular Expertise

We deliver the highest level of care with experienced interventional neurologists. These specialists use leading-edge technology in our advanced neurovascular laboratory to diagnose and treat complex neurovascular disorders. Our neuro-intensivists are specialists in treating neurocritical patients in the neuro-intensive care unit at Abington Hospital – Jefferson Health.

With the newest neurovascular interventions and treatments, a highly trained staff, 24-hour availability of interventional neurologists for emergencies, clinical trials and a dedicated neuro-ICU, our neurovascular services achieve a level more often found at university hospitals.

Conditions Helped by Neurovascular Intervention

Our neurovascular experts treat patients with many conditions, including:

  • Stroke
  • Brain aneurysm or bleed
  • Narrowing or “hardening” of arteries – Carotid artery stenosis, atherosclerotic intracranial stenosis, vertebral artery stenosis
  • Cerebral arteriovenous malformation (AVM)
  • Dural arteriovenous fistula (AVF), spinal arteriovenous fistula
  • Moyamoya disease
  • Severe epistaxis (nose bleed)

Hope and Healing through Charitable Giving

In this two-minute video, Dr. Qaisar A. Shah, Director of Neurointerventional and Neurocritical Care at Abington Hospital shares his perspectives on how philanthropy helps to support neurovascular care. To learn more about how you can contribute to these efforts, please contact Amy Buick at 267-495-7870 or

Neurovascular Care Patient Stories

Tsymuk Family

After a Stroke, Mom-to-Be Recovers for Two

See how our neurovascular expertise helped a pregnant woman and her baby.

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Lisa Weil

After the Fall

Find out how a medical mystery was solved by one of our specialists.

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