Mayo Clinic works with hundreds of insurance companies and is an in-network provider for millions of people. In most cases, Mayo Clinic doesn't require a physician referral. Some insurers require referrals or may have additional requirements for certain medical care. All appointments are prioritized on the basis of medical need.

Mayo specialists in neurology, neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, and physical medicine and rehabilitation at Mayo Clinic in Arizona work together to care for adults who have brachial plexus injuries.

For appointments or more information, call the Central Appointment Office at 800-446-2279 (toll-free) 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mountain Standard Time, Monday through Friday or complete an online appointment request form.

Florida

Mayo specialists in orthopedic surgery at Mayo Clinic in Florida coordinate diagnosis and treatment of brachial plexus injury in adults, including surgery. Other Mayo specialists are available, as needed.

Diagnosis and treatment of infants who have Erb's palsy is offered at Nemours Children's Clinic in Jacksonville. More information about appointments at Nemours is available through the Mayo Clinic Department of Orthopedic Surgery at 904-953-2496.

For appointments or more information, call the Central Appointment Office at 904-953-0853 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time, Monday through Friday or complete an online appointment request form.

Minnesota

Specialists at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota perform about 130 brachial plexus surgeries each year.

The Brachial Plexus Clinic at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota brings together specialists from neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, neurology and physical medicine and rehabilitation who work together to treat children and adults who have brachial plexus injuries. Many of these specialists also are active in basic science research and clinical research projects related to nerve disorders.

The Brachial Plexus Clinic offers convenient appointment scheduling for patients and families, coordinating all needed visits within a short time. If necessary, surgery can also be scheduled quickly.

For more information on the treatment of brachial plexus injury at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota, contact the Brachial Plexus Clinic at 507-538-1988 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Central time, Monday to Friday.

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Feb. 24, 2011