Mayo Clinic works with hundreds of insurance companies and is an in-network provider for millions of people. In most cases, Mayo Clinic doesn't require a physician referral. Some insurers require referrals or may have additional requirements for certain medical care. All appointments are prioritized on the basis of medical need.
Mayo specialists in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Mayo Clinic in Arizona coordinate the diagnosis and treatment of primary sclerosing cholangitis. A special Hepatobiliary Clinic helps coordinate medical care as well as research on new treatments. The Arizona campus also has an active liver transplant program.
For appointments or more information, call the Central Appointment Office at 800-446-2279 (toll-free) 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mountain Standard Time, Monday through Friday or complete an online appointment request form.
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Mayo specialists in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Mayo Clinic in Florida coordinate the diagnosis and treatment of primary sclerosing cholangitis. The liver transplant program in Florida is a national leader in the number of liver transplants performed. The liver transplant program has one of the shortest wait times to transplant in the country.
For appointments or more information, call the Central Appointment Office at 904-953-0853 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time, Monday through Friday or complete an online appointment request form.
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At Mayo Clinic in Minnesota, specialists in Gastroenterology and Hepatology diagnose and treat people who have primary sclerosing cholangitis. A special Hepatobiliary Clinic helps coordinate medical care and research on new treatments. Mayo Clinic in Minnesota has an active liver transplant program.
The availability of appointments depends largely on your condition. Patients with urgent conditions or diagnoses are given priority.
For appointments or more information, call:
Gastroenterology at 507-284-2141
between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Central time Monday through Friday.
Children with primary sclerosing cholangitis often have other related diseases, such as inflammatory bowel disease or autoimmune hepatitis. Specialists in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota are experienced in accurately diagnosing children who have liver diseases. Their goal is a fast, accurate diagnosis before the disease further damages the liver.
Mayo doctors completed one of the largest case studies ever reported of children with primary sclerosing cholangitis ever reported.
When necessary, liver specialists work closely with specialists in the pediatric liver transplant program and other specialties in the care of your child.
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Apr. 09, 2011
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