Expertise and rankings

Mayo Clinic doctors evaluate and treat more than 800 people with fibromuscular dysplasia each year.

  • Expertise. Doctors trained in heart disease (cardiologists), heart surgery (cardiovascular surgeons) and others have expertise and experience treating people with fibromuscular dysplasia.
  • Teamwork. Mayo Clinic doctors in many areas work together as a multidisciplinary team to provide coordinated, comprehensive care. A team of cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons and others work closely to provide care for people with fibromuscular dysplasia.
  • Research. Mayo Clinic specialists actively research the causes of fibromuscular dysplasia and best care practices. Researchers at Mayo Clinic are currently investigating the association between spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD) and fibromuscular dysplasia. In this study, radiology specialists from Mayo Clinic perform a variety of vascular imaging techniques on study participants, evaluating them over time to assess vascular abnormalities.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., is ranked among the Best Hospitals for heart and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report.

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

May 03, 2016
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