Why choose Mayo Clinic

By Mayo Clinic Staff


Mayo Clinic accepts appointments in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota and at Mayo Clinic Health System sites.

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  • Experience. Each year, Mayo Clinic doctors perform more than 23,000 colonoscopies, the primary test for colon polyps. Mayo specialists also have experience treating people with rare hereditary polyp disorders.
  • Advanced techniques. Mayo Clinic specialists use the latest imaging tools to find colon polyps and determine if they are cancerous. Mayo Clinic surgeons are committed to using minimally invasive procedures to treat even very large polyps and early cancers.
  • Efficient care. At Mayo Clinic, colon polyps are usually removed when they are found or later that day, sparing you an extra trip to the clinic and another round of bowel preparation.
  • Research. Mayo Clinic researchers are investigating new ways to find and remove colon polyps. You have access to the expertise of Mayo's clinician-researchers.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., ranks No. 1 for digestive disorders in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings. Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz., and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for digestive disorders by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals for digestive disorders.

Aug. 12, 2014