Resources For Physicians

By Mayo Clinic Staff

Referring a Patient - Outpatient

Endocrinology Appointment Office
507-284-1600

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time, Monday through Friday
Direct line to the appointment secretaries within the Endocrinology Division.

Patients may be referred for a full evaluation or for consultation limited to one of the subspecialty clinics within Endocrinology.

Pediatric Endocrinology Appointment Office
507-284-1090

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time, Monday through Friday
Direct line to the appointment secretaries within the Pediatric Endocrinology Division.

Patients may be referred for a full evaluation or for consultation limited to one of the subspecialty clinics within Endocrinology.

For Appointment with an individual Endocrinology staff physician
Endocrinology appointment office: 507-284-1600
8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time, Monday through Friday

Mayo Referring Physicians Service
800-533-1564
(toll-free)
24 hours per day, 7 days per week
This answering service will record the information. Appointment secretaries will call the referring physician (or physician's office) back between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Central Time

Referring a Patient — Inpatient

Endocrinology Appointment Office
507-284-1600

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time, Monday through Friday
Endocrinology appointment secretaries will connect the referring physician with the Endocrinology on-call physician to arrange the hospital transfer.

Mayo Clinic Operator
507-284-2511

During working hours, the operator can contact the endocrinologist on-call or any other specialty that the referring physician needs. In emergency situations during off-hours, the clinic operator will assist in dealing with the situation.

Urgent/emergency transportation
24 hours day/7 days a week
Call the Mayo Emergency Communications Center at 800-237-6822 to request Gold Cross (ground ambulance), Mayo One (helicopter ambulance), or Mayo MedAir (fixed-wing air ambulance).