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Every 40 seconds someone has a stroke. One out of six people will suffer a stroke in their lifetime. Stroke is the leading cause of disability in the U.S. and is the fifth cause of death. Storke is a leading cause of long-term disability.

Stroke Awareness

Learn more about stroke and warning signs so you can be a stroke hero.

Stroke Prevention

While some risk factors for stroke can't be changed there are several risk factors that you can change. Ask your primary care physician about how you can prevent stroke and take action.

Stroke Recovery

The Restorative Neurology Clinic at Burke Medical Research Institute established a self-pay clinic to offer breakthrough state-of-the-art robotic neurorehabilitation therapies for individuals who are recovering from stroke, spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, other neurological conditions.

Stroke Research

Researchers at Burke conduct cutting-edge research studies and clinical trials focused on prevention, treatment and state-of-the-art rehabilitation therapies to improve the quality of life for people affected by stroke.

Stroke Clinical Trials

Burke Neurological Institute, located in White Plains, NY, is currently recruiting participants with stroke to join our clinical research registry

Research Centers & Programs

Restorative Neurology Clinic
Offering breakthrough state-of-the-art robotic neurorehabilitation therapies to restore motor function for adults recovering from a neurological condition.
Patient using OptokineSys

The Burke Center for Vision Repair constitutes a collection of world-class vision research laboratories, a vision assessment core, a collaborative/contract research facility, a device development division, and a community outreach program.

Research Labs