Expertise and rankings

Nationally recognized expertise

People who come to Mayo Clinic with myoclonus benefit from the expertise of doctors trained to diagnose and treat movement disorders.

Each year, Mayo Clinic doctors care for more than 500 people with myoclonus.

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 Phoenix/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 also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery.

With the emphasis on collaborative care, specialists interact very closely with their colleagues across all campuses.

Learn more about Mayo Clinic's neurosurgery and neurology departments' expertise and rankings.

Dec. 16, 2015
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