Expertise and rankings

  • Experience. Mayo Clinic surgeons are highly experienced in treating hemorrhoids, including the most complicated. Doctors at Mayo Clinic treat several hundred people for hemorrhoidal problems each year.

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.

Sept. 29, 2016
References
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