Why choose Mayo Clinic

By Mayo Clinic Staff

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  • Experience and expertise. Mayo Clinic is nationally recognized for experience and expertise in peripheral nerve surgery and neurofibromatosis, and is one of the leading centers for diagnosing and treating peripheral nerve tumors.
  • Teamwork. At Mayo Clinic, a team of experienced and highly trained specialists from neurology, neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, oncology, radiation oncology, physical medicine and rehabilitation, genetic counseling, and other specialties work together to diagnose MPNSTs and determine the most appropriate treatment for you. Mayo's multispecialty treatment approach effectively helps people with MPNSTs to maintain function and improve quality of life.
  • Latest treatments. While there is no known cure for MPNSTs, best results are usually achieved with surgery, often combining radiation or chemotherapy. At Mayo Clinic you have access to new and experimental treatments for MPNSTs.
  • Comprehensive cancer center. Mayo Clinic Cancer Center meets strict standards for a National Cancer Institute comprehensive cancer center, recognizing scientific excellence and a multispecialty approach focused on cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., is ranked among the Best Hospitals for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., and Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz., are ranked high performing for cancer by U.S. News & World Report.

Mayo Clinic: Answers you can trust

At Mayo Clinic, we assemble a team of specialists who take the time to listen and thoroughly understand your health issues and concerns. We tailor the care you receive to your personal health care needs. You can trust our specialists to collaborate and offer you the best possible outcomes, safety and service.

Mayo Clinic is a not-for-profit medical institution that reinvests all earnings into improving medical practice, research and education. We're constantly involved in innovation and medical research, finding solutions to improve your care and quality of life. Your doctor or someone on your medical team is likely involved in research related to your condition.

Our patients tell us that the quality of their interactions, our attention to detail and the efficiency of their visits mean health care — and trusted answers — like they've never experienced.

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