Stroke

Stroke is a medical emergency. This brain attack causes an interruption of blood flow in the brain, which results from either a blood clot or when a blood vessel bursts in the brain. Lehigh Valley Health Network’s stroke team has the experience and resources to help you or or loved one.

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Bariatric Surgery (Gastric Banding, Gastric Sleeve, Gastric Bypass)

Weight-loss surgery can be a life-changing procedure for many people. At Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN), we have the most established bariatric surgery program in the region. We perform hundreds of successful surgeries every year, including gastric sleeve, gastric bypass, LAP-BAND® and revision surgeries.

Cerebrovascular Surgery

Neurosurgeons at Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) perform expert cerebrovascular surgery for cerebral (brain) aneurysms, cerebral arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) and stroke. We were the first stroke center in Pennsylvania to receive certification as a Comprehensive Stroke Center, with a neuro-interventionalist and neurocritical care available 24/7.

Facial Reanimation

Facial reanimation surgery at Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) balances the effects of facial paralysis and restores a degree of normalcy to your appearance. Our board-certified plastic surgeons with Lehigh Valley Institute for Surgical Excellence collaborate with other LVHN surgical experts to tailor treatment plans to your needs and preferences.

Inpatient Rehabilitation

If your rehabilitation requires more intensive care, the inpatient rehab programs at Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) may be right for you. From stroke recovery to managing post-surgical complications, your 24-hour rehabilitation team has the expertise to achieve the highest level of function possible.

Neurologic Rehabilitation

Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) offers specialized rehabilitation services for those living with both simple and complex neurologic disorders. Our experienced team of therapists will customize a plan to help restore you to your highest possible level of cognitive, physical function and mobility. We work with you to create an ongoing plan of wellness to maximize your highest level of overall health and function at a rehab location close to home. 

Neurology

As an academic medical center, Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) uses the latest advances in diagnosis and treatment to care for people with neurological disorders. Our skilled team provides expert, compassionate care, evidence-based diagnosis and a tailored treatment plan.

Neurosurgery

The neurosurgery team at Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) performs expert surgical procedures for patients who have neurological conditions, brain tumors and spinal disorders. We use the latest surgical techniques to provide a safe and effective surgery.

Nutrition

At Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN), our registered dietitians work one-on-one with patients to create personalized nutrition plans. Anyone interested in developing healthier eating patterns, as well as anyone in our bariatric surgery or on a medical weight-loss plans will work with one of our dietitians.

Obesity Treatment

At Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN), our expert weight-loss team of physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, behavioral health specialists, surgeons and dietitians works with you to find the obesity treatment that meets your needs. We offer a wide range of options, including medical weight loss and bariatric surgery.