Expertise and rankings

  • Experience. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in blood vessel conditions (vascular specialists work with an integrated team of specialists in several areas including nicotine dependence counseling, inflammatory disorders (rheumatology), wound care, and orthopedic and vascular surgery to treat people who have Buerger's disease.

    Each year, Mayo Clinic doctors treat more than 30 people with Buerger's disease.

  • Treatment expertise. Care for Buerger's disease at Mayo Clinic includes the latest treatment options.
  • Vascular centers. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota each offer a vascular center staffed by trained doctors and nurses who have experience treating vascular diseases.

Learn more about Mayo Clinic's cardiovascular diseases expertise and rankings.

Jan. 28, 2016
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