Expertise and rankings

Mayo Clinic offers:

  • Expertise and teamwork. National and international leaders in the treatment of bipolar disorder, specialists in the Department of Psychiatry and Psychology lead a team of experienced and dedicated professionals who will work with you to set personalized treatment goals and monitor your progress.
  • Pediatric experts. At Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota, child and adolescent psychiatrists work with doctors in other specialties, as needed, to do a comprehensive evaluation and develop a treatment plan specifically geared toward your child's needs. When your child leaves Mayo Clinic, Mayo can consult with your hometown doctor to adjust the treatment plan as needed.
  • Cutting-edge research. Mayo Clinic scientists conduct research and clinical trials to improve the diagnosis and treatment of bipolar disorder in children and adults. Mayo is a leader in pharmacogenomics research, the study of how genetic factors can predict a person's response to a medication. Mayo Clinic established a major Individualized Medicine Biobank for Bipolar Disorder.