Mayo Clinic doctors collaborate to provide care for people with cystic fibrosis.
Your Mayo Clinic care team
Mayo Clinic doctors with a wide array of specialties collaborate as a multidisciplinary team to provide coordinated, comprehensive care. Doctors trained in lung conditions (pulmonologists) work with medical professionals in many areas to provide your care. Mayo doctors work with dietitians to help you optimize your nutrition management.
This collaborative approach often allows doctors to evaluate your condition and develop a treatment plan within a few days.
Advanced diagnosis and treatment
Doctors at Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota can evaluate and treat adults who have cystic fibrosis. Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota offers expanded capabilities, including a trained, multidisciplinary team of doctors and other medical professionals that evaluates and treats adults and children with cystic fibrosis.
Mayo Clinic doctors may recommend a lung transplant for adults with cystic fibrosis who may be candidates. Your doctor may discuss with you if you're a candidate for a lung transplant. Lung transplant is available at Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota. Each location also provides comprehensive care for people after lung transplantation.
Discussing the lung transplant process
A Mayo Clinic lung transplant doctor discusses the transplant process with a person.
Mayo Clinic also offers pulmonary rehabilitation programs for people with cystic fibrosis at each Mayo Clinic campus. Pulmonary rehabilitation can help you manage your symptoms and improve your functioning in daily life.
Doctors at Mayo Clinic provide care for you as a whole person. Doctors take the time to get to know you and work with you to provide exactly the care you need. Doctors will discuss your condition with you and develop an appropriate treatment plan for you.
Oct. 13, 2016