Expertise and rankings

Each year, Mayo Clinic experts diagnose and treat more than 180 people who have burning mouth syndrome.

  • Teamwork. At Mayo Clinic, highly skilled specialists from different areas work together to diagnose and manage care of your burning mouth syndrome.
  • Latest treatment techniques. Using the latest technology, experts can treat any underlying condition that may be contributing to burning mouth syndrome. Doctors can also recommend lifestyle changes and medication to manage your symptoms.
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