Expertise and rankings

Mayo Clinic's balance problems experts provide comprehensive care for thousands of people with a range of balance problems each year.

Teamwork

Your balance problems treatment team may involve specialists in ear, nose and throat conditions (ENT doctors), hearing and balance system of the inner ear (audiologists), the brain and nervous system (neurologists), mental health (psychiatrists and psychologists), physical medicine and rehabilitation (physiatrists), and physical therapists as needed.

Nationally recognized expertise

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, ranks No. 1 for neurology and neurosurgery in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings. Mayo Clinic in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, are ranked among the Best Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery.

Learn more about Mayo Clinic's otorhinolaryngology (ENT) and neurology departments' expertise and rankings.

Dec. 16, 2015
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