Neurosurgeon Dr. Eric Deshaies, discusses the Solitaire Stent, the newest stroke treatment now in use only at Upstate University Hospital's Stroke Center in Syracuse, NY.

Upstate Stroke Center

For more info or an appointment,
Contact: Upstate Connect
Phone: 315 464-8668
or toll free 800 464-8668
Gold plus stroke award
DNV Stroke certification

The First Designated Stroke Center
in Central New York

University Hospital stroke program provides appropriate, timely and consistent standards of neurological services of the highest competence achievable and that is centered around the needs of the patient.

Upstate Stroke Center
Recognized for Excellence

  • The Upstate Stroke Center is the first in New York State to achieve certification as a DNV Primary Stroke Center.
  • Awarded the American Heart Association 2013 Get With the Guidelines Gold Plus Award for Stroke Care.
  • Upstate Stroke Center was the CNY's first designated stroke center with the region's only specialized neuroscience step-down and neuroscience intensive care unit.
  • Upstate makes the The Target Stroke Honor Roll External Icon for 2012.