Rocco A. Armonda MD

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Rocco Armonda, MD, Director, Neuroendovascular Surgery and Surgical Co-Director, Neuro Intensive Care Unit

Rocco A. Armonda, MD, is director of Neuroendovascular Surgery for MedStar Washington Hospital Center and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, and surgical co-director for the Neuro Intensive Care Unit at the Hospital Center.

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How mechanical thrombectomy is revolutionizing stroke care

by Rocco Armonda, MD, Director, Neuroendovascular Surgery and Surgical Co-Director, Neuro Intensive Care Unit
March 06, 2018

For many years, the number of people who were dying of strokes in the United States had been decreasing steadily….

The need for fast stroke care–and why some patients don’t get it

by Rocco Armonda, MD, Director, Neuroendovascular Surgery and Surgical Co-Director, Neuro Intensive Care Unit
January 26, 2018

When a patient has a stroke, seconds and minutes can make the difference between life or death. Similar to someone…