Expertise and rankings

  • Expertise and experience. Each year, Mayo Clinic specialists work with more than 1,000 people who have OCD to develop a customized treatment plan to manage OCD symptoms and improve quality of life.
  • Unique, successful program for children and teens. Through the Pediatric Anxiety Disorders Clinic, Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota offers an innovative, intensive five-day OCD treatment program for children and teens pioneered by Mayo Clinic psychologists.
  • Advancing OCD treatment techniques. Areas of research at Mayo Clinic include developing a virtual reality system to increase access to exposure therapy for OCD and studying the effectiveness of deep brain stimulation in treatment-resistant OCD.

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