Aventura Hospital and Medical Center is proud to announce the appointment of Dr. Jonathan Cross as new Medical Director of the Primary Stroke Center. Dr. Cross has been an active member of the medical staff of Aventura Hospital and Medical Center since 2000 and recently joined the hospital’s Board of Trustees.
Dr. Cross has been instrumental over the past few years in helping to develop and expand Aventura Hospital’s Primary Stroke Center, which earned a Certificate of Distinction and recertification by the Joint Commission last November and also became the first program in Dade County to earn the American Stroke Association’s Get With the Guidelines – Stroke (GWTGStroke) Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award. The award recognizes Aventura Hospital’s commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of stroke care by ensuring that stroke patients receive treatment according to nationally accepted standards and recommendations.
Dr. Jonathan Cross is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology. He completed his Residency and Fellowship in Neurology at the University of Miami’s Jackson Memorial Medical School in Miami, Florida.
For more information on Dr. Jonathan Cross and the physicians at Aventura Hospital and Medical Center call toll-free 1-888-256-7692.