Saving the Brain

The Santa Barbara Neuroscience Institute


Offering the most sophisticated level of neurological and neurosurgical treatment, the Santa Barbara Neuroscience Institute at Cottage Health System imparts hope for adults and children throughout the region.


For patients affected by stroke, life-threatening brain aneurysms, and other critical vascular diseases, the Institute delivers a specialized team of physicians and nurses. Drawn from the highest ranking research and clinical healthcare institutions and including the Central Coast's only endovascular neurosurgeon, the team is committed to immediate diagnosis and timely treatment which has proven essential in saving lives and preserving the quality of life.


The Institute's future is guided by careful planning for strategic growth, as it continually incorporates the latest proven medical breakthroughs for treatment and recovery.


You can help ensure the successful development of neuroscience programs to serve our entire region.



Gifts may be made in a variety of forms including cash, securities, real estate, and bequests by will.


You may make a donation online, over the phone, or by mail. All gifts to the Foundation are tax-deductible.


The gift of health is priceless. Please help Cottage in our continuing efforts to keep our community healthy and safe.


Contact us for information on how we can meet your charitable giving and estate planning objectives:


Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Foundation

David Dietrich

Vice President, Advancement

(805) 879-8980

PO Box 689

Santa Barbara  CA  93102




Time is critical in
stroke treatment.


Having a nearby hospital with advanced capabilities makes the difference.


Recruiting top doctors, buying high-tech equipment . . .  these efforts literally save lives.


What could matter more?


Donate Online


Santa Barbara Cottage
Hospital Foundation

Naming Opportunities

SBCH Capital Campaign
SBCH Foundation Board