Preventing and Treating Stroke

Service: Topics: Organization:
Saddleback Memorial - Laguna Hills
Featured speaker:

Kiet M. Loc, MD

Specialties:
  • Neurology

Dr. Loc is a board certified neurologist who moved to Orange County after finishing her Stroke Fellowship at the University of California, San Diego. She received her medical degree from Penn State College of Medicine, and completed residency at University of Arizona, where she served as Chief Resident. Dr. Loc’s interests include managing complex stroke patients along with general neurology.

Podcast Summary

Stroke is the fourth leading cause of death in the U.S. and the number one cause of disabilities.

Without prompt diagnosis and treatment when stroke occurs, permanent damage – and a corresponding loss of function – can occur so every minute matters.

Learn what you can do to reduce risk factors for stroke and know the warning signs so you can act quickly if you or a loved one are experiencing stroke symptoms.