St. John Congratulates Dr. Thankachan
Justin Thankachan, M.D., was elected the new president of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association board of directors. His two-year term as president began July 1. Dr. Thankachan is the co-vice director of St. John Health System stroke services and the St. John Heyman Stroke Center. St. John thanks Dr. Thankachan for his community service!
St. John, 108 Contemporary Partner for Red Dress Exhibit
St. John Health System is pleased to partner with 108 Contemporary for Matters of Dis-Ease, an art exhibit of red dresses meant to bring attention to women’s cardiovascular disease. St. John will host free cardiac screenings on August 7 and September 4 as a part of the exhibit.
Comprehensive Stroke Center
The St. John Heyman Stroke Center is eastern Oklahoma's only Joint Commission-certified comprehensive stroke center, the highest level of certification available nationwide.
Gold Plus Award
The St. John Heyman Stroke Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines® Gold Plus Award for the fifth consecutive year.
BIlly - Heyman Stroke CenterBilly Parker
Two strokes in a row landed Billy Parker at the St. John Heyman Stroke Center. Luckily, the country music aficionado and radio host had recognized the symptoms and sought immediate treatment. Under the care of eastern Oklahoma’s top stroke team, Billy recovered well, and today he is back in the studio encouraging others to learn the warning signs of stroke.
William - Stroke CenterWilliam Webb
A coach and avid runner, William was shocked when an MRI showed he had suffered a brain stem stroke. William was treated by the experts of the St. John Stroke Center and is making new strides in his recovery with help from the St. John Outpatient Stroke Clinic.
Janice - Stroke CenterJanice
St. John Medical Center is a regional leader in radiology, cardiology, oncology, women's health, wellness and physical rehabilitation. The sprawling campus in mid-town Tulsa Oklahoma is home to nearly 700 physicians and thousands of skilled medical professionals who utilize the latest medical technology to fulfill St. John's mission of providing medical excellence and compassionate care to patients in the many communities the medical center serves. From newborns to senior care, St. John offers a full range of services.