Why choose Mayo Clinic

By Mayo Clinic Staff


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ESCP (Edie's Spinal Cord Problem)

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  • Experience. Each year, Mayo Clinic specialists treat more than 2,800 people with MS.
  • Expertise. At Mayo Clinic, neurologists work closely with other specialists in physical medicine and rehabilitation, urology, neuro-ophthalmology, and other areas to help manage the problems associated with MS.
  • Individualized treatment. The signs and symptoms of MS, and outcomes of therapy, can vary greatly. Mayo Clinic specialists tailor their approach to this complex disease to your specific situation.
  • Pediatric center. The National Multiple Sclerosis Society has recognized the Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Center at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota, as a Pediatric MS Center of Excellence. The multidisciplinary center focuses on the evaluation and treatment of children with MS and other central nervous system disorders.
  • New ideas. Mayo Clinic researchers are working to improve diagnosis and treatment of MS. You have access to the expertise of Mayo's clinician-researchers.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., ranks No. 1 for neurology and neurosurgery 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 neurology and neurosurgery 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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