- Experience. Mayo Clinic doctors have extensive experience in diagnosing and treating people with corticobasal degeneration and other neurological conditions. Corticobasal degeneration is estimated to occur in about 5 to 7 out of 100,000 people. Mayo Clinic doctors evaluate and treat about 60 people with corticobasal degeneration each year.
- Teamwork. At Mayo Clinic, an integrated team of doctors trained in nervous system conditions (neurologists), nervous system conditions and psychological conditions (neuropsychologists), nervous system conditions and radiology (neuroradiologists), speech and language (speech-language pathologists), mental health conditions (psychiatrists), physical medicine and rehabilitation, and sleep medicine evaluates and treats your condition.
- Newest research and developments. Mayo Clinic doctors provide state-of-the-art care based on the latest research as well as access to new developments and appropriate clinical trials.
- Nationally recognized expertise. Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, ranks No. 1 for neurology and neurosurgery in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings. Mayo Clinic in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, are ranked among the Best Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News & World Report.
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