Neurosurgical expertise for complex neurological issues

Mayo Clinic's world-renowned neurosurgeons perform more than 7,000 complex surgical procedures every year at campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota.

Neurosurgeons at Mayo Clinic are on the leading edge of treating neurological conditions using the latest innovations and techniques in neurosurgery, such as minimally invasive surgery, intraoperative MRI, computer-assisted brain surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, awake brain surgery, and deep brain stimulation.

  • Research. Mayo Clinic's long history of pioneering medical research means patients have access to the state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment facilities and numerous groundbreaking clinical trials. Mayo Clinic experts are constantly seeking new knowledge to improve diagnosis, therapies and outcomes for people with more than 500 different brain and nervous system disorders.
  • Collaborative care. Neurosurgeons at Mayo Clinic are part of an integrated, multidisciplinary team of doctors and health care professionals who provide individualized care for each patient. Doctors in the Department of Neurology at Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota collaborate with experts in many specialties to provide you with comprehensive care. These experts include physicians trained in brain and nervous system conditions; tumors of the brain and nervous system; brain and nervous system imaging; musculoskeletal conditions; ear, nose and throat conditions; endocrine gland conditions; and treating cancer with radiation as well as experts in physical medicine and rehabilitation and pain medicine.
  • Focused on you. Having all this expertise in a single place, focused on you, means that you're not just getting one opinion — your care is discussed among the team, your test results are available quickly and appointments are scheduled in coordination. The most highly specialized experts in the world are all working together for you. What might take weeks or even months to accomplish elsewhere can typically be done in a matter of days at Mayo Clinic.
  • Top ranked. Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., ranks No. 1 for neurology and neurosurgery in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings. Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz., and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News & World Report.

Neurosurgical care is also provided to children at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Neurosurgeons trained in treating children work in collaboration with doctors trained in treating child and adolescent neurological conditions as well as other pediatric specialists.

Mayo Clinic Health System clinics, hospitals and health care facilities serve more than 70 communities in Iowa, Georgia, Wisconsin and Minnesota. These sites provide Mayo Clinic neurology and neurosurgery care to their local communities.

Sept. 18, 2015