Team of the Zurich Stroke Center

The stroke team is responsible for the acute treatment and admission of patients with a suspected stroke in close cooperation with the specialized nursing, physiotherapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy departments. It looks after patients during their stay in a specialized monitoring ward (stroke unit). The stroke team also works closely with the participating disciplines of neuroradiology, neurosurgery, vascular surgery and cardiology and triages patients according to the clinical indications.


Andreas Luft, Prof. Dr. med.

Senior Attending Physician, Department of Neurology

Tel. +41 44 255 55 11
Specialties: Stroke, Neurorehabilitation, General neurology