Stroke and Cerebrovascular Team

Comprehensive stroke & Cerebrovascular center

Stroke and Cerebrovascular Medical Team

It takes a wide array of medical and surgical specialists to solve the complex issues associated with stroke and other cerebrovascular problems. In addition to providing the highest level of stroke care for our patients, our team is also committed to training the next generation of leaders in stroke and advancing the prevention and care of stroke patients through cutting edge research. You can learn more about our education and research activities at the Stroke Research and Education Center website.

The following specialists work together to ensure each patient receives optimal care and outcomes.

Christine A. Holmstedt, D.O.
Raymond D. Turner, M.D.

Stroke neurology:
Robert J. Adams, M.D., MS
Marc I. Chimowitz, MBCh
Wuwei (Wayne) Feng, M.D., MS
Christine A. Holmstedt, D.O.
Bruce Ovbiagele, M.D., MSc, MAS - Chair of Neurology
Shelly Ozark, M.D.
Tanya N. Turan, M.D.

Cerebrovascular neurosurgery:
Sunil J. Patel, M.D. 
Alejandro M. Spiotta, M.D. 
Raymond D. Turner, M.D.

Minimally invasive cerebrovascular neurosurgery:
W. Alex Vandergrift, M.D.

Neuro-interventional diagnostics and surgery:
M. Imran Chaudry, M.D.
Alejandro M. Spiotta, M.D.
Aquilla S. Turk III, D.O.
Raymond D. Turner, M.D.

Neuro-intensive care:
Julio A. Chalela, M.D.

Emergency medicine:
Edward C. Jauch, M.D.

Stroke administration:
June Darby, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Administrator, Neuroscience Service Line and Interim Administrator Musculoskeletal Service Line

Perette Sabatino, MSN/Ed., RN
Stroke Program Manager


Request an Appointment



© Medical University of South Carolina | 171 Ashley Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425