Expertise and rankings

  • Experience. Mayo Clinic specialists treat more than 1,900 people with aneurysms each year. Decisions about whether to monitor or treat aneurysms require physicians to balance the risks and benefits of various options for your specific condition. Mayo Clinic specialists have the skills and experience needed to make these decisions.
  • Teamwork. Depending on the location of your aneurysm, your care is provided by Mayo Clinic cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, pediatric cardiologists, vascular specialists, neurologists and neurosurgeons. These specialists work together to diagnose and treat adults and children with aneurysms.
  • The latest techniques and technology. Mayo Clinic specialists use advanced imaging techniques to determine the size and location of an aneurysm, and to assess the risk of rupture. This information allows Mayo Clinic doctors to pinpoint the treatment option that's best for you. Mayo Clinic surgeons have experience with advanced endovascular procedures, including coiling and stenting for brain aneurysms.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., is ranked among the Best Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery and for heart and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals in neurology and neurosurgery and for heart and heart surgery.

Learn more about Mayo Clinic's cardiac surgery, cardiovascular diseases, neurology and neurosurgery departments' expertise and rankings.