The neurologists and neurosurgeons at Torrance Memorial Medical Center’s
Lundquist Neurosciences Institute understand that living with a neurological
condition can be challenging. That’s why we offer a range of supportive
programs and services to help you understand and manage your condition.
Supportive Services & Resources
Our supportive services and resources provide information, education, and
physical, emotional, social, mental, and spiritual care for people who
are living with a neurological condition, as well as their loved ones
The Joint Commission's Certificate of Distinction for Primary Stroke
Centers recognizes the efforts of Torrance Memorial Medical Center’s
Stroke Center to prevent strokes in our community as well as treat them.
Our Community Education Department speaks at community centers, churches,
conferences, and events to raise awareness of how to prevent strokes,
the signs and symptoms of stroke, and what to do if a stroke should occur.
Torrance Memorial offers a free
Speakers' Bureau to groups of 15 or more. To schedule a speaker, call the Torrance Memorial
Speakers Bureau at 310-517-4706.
Torrance Memorial provides stroke patients and family caregivers education
and support; meets monthly on the first Wednesday of the month at 10:00
am. For more information call, 310-325-9110, ext 1008.
support groups include a
Parkinson's Support, Caregiver Support, Bereavement Support, Meditation Circle, and more.
Neurological and Stroke Rehabilitation
Neurological and Stroke Rehabilitation Program provides our patients with access to a coordinated plan of care delivered
by a comprehensive team of rehabilitation experts, including physical,
occupational, recreational, and speech therapists. Neurological and Stroke
Rehabilitation is designed for patients with conditions including:
- Neurological impairments
- Acquired brain damage
- Traumatic head injury
We actively involve families as much as possible and work with the patient,
family, and physician to achieve an optimal level of community integration
as soon as possible. For more information, contact our Rehabilitation
Department at 310-517-4735.
Home Health and Hospice
Serving our South Bay area, Torrance Memorial
Home Health and
Hospice is California-licensed, Medicare-certified, and accredited by the Joint
Commission. Our home health care team works with patients and their families
to ensure they received the best care possible, and helps coordinate other
services and treatments as necessary.
For more information for Home Health & Hospice please call 310-784-3739.
Learn more about neurological conditions and treatments:
Cognitive Impairment External Resources
Learn more about cognitive impairment assessment and care: