The Highest Level of Stroke Care in the Region

Every minute counts when a stroke occurs, so it’s critical to get the right care as quickly as possible. Doctors Medical Center offers the highest level of stroke care in the area between Sacramento, the Bay and down to Los Angeles. We are one of only 27 Comprehensive Stroke Centers in California, and the only one in the Central Valley.

Our experienced team provides quality care for the most complex stroke cases, with dedicated units for critical and in-patient neurological treatment. DMC’s stroke care is recognized nationally by The American Heart Association for Stroke Gold Plus, Target Stroke Elite, the Target Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll, and as High Performing by US News & World Report.

Doctors Medical Center is also a Level II Trauma Center and Heart Attack Receiving Center, providing advanced care when you and your loved ones need it most.

Learn more about stroke care at our Comprehensive Stroke Center.

About Doctors Medical Center

Doctors Medical Center Modesto is a full-service, comprehensive health care facility, dedicated to providing the finest medical care for the community. From preventative and diagnostic services, to expertise in some of the world's leading technologies, DMC's multidisciplinary team of physicians and healthcare professionals is dedicated to your good health and well-being. Recognized for innovative cardiac and neonatal intensive care to advanced stroke and trauma treatment, the outstanding doctors at DMC represent most major medical specialties and are committed to being there for you, when you need them most.

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News & Announcements

Doctors Medical Center Names Misty Oglesby Chief Nursing Officer

May 25, 2023

Modesto, Calif. – Doctors Medical Center has appointed Misty Oglesby, MSN, RN, NE-BC, as its new Chief Nursing Officer (CNO), effective May 23, 2023.

Oglesby will assume responsibility for all nursing and designated patient care functions within Doctors Medical Center including assessing, planning, coordinating, implementing and evaluating nursing practice.

Oglesby comes to the Central Valley from Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic Division in Pennsylvania where she served as CNO of Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital and Regional Chief Nursing Officer for First Choice Staffing, Centralized Bed Planning and Transfer Center, Nursing Education, Pharmacy and EMS, covering five hospitals in two states. Prior to her time with Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic, Oglesby served as Service Line Nurse Administrator at Mayo Clinic Florida and Nurse Manager at UF Health Jacksonville.

Oglesby earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, Master of Science in Nursing Administration from the University of Phoenix and is currently working to complete her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree.