Jankowitz Discusses Strokes on KDKA

Brian JankowtzPittsburgh, October 26, 2015 -- Brian Jankowitz, MD, assistant professor of neurosurgery and co-director of the University of Pittsburgh Department of Neurosurgery Endovascular Therapy Program, was a guest on the KDKA Radio Morning News Show with Larry Richert and John Shumway, October 26, talking about strokes. Dr. Jankowitz discussed stroke symptoms, prevention, and treatments including mechanical thrombectomy, a groundbreaking procedure designed to treat strokes with large blockages.

Listen to the interview. (mp3)

Watch a UPMC Medical Monday video on stroke prevention and treatment featuring Dr. Jankowitz.