- Experience. Mayo Clinic doctors have treated more than 400 people with this uncommon condition.
- Expertise. Mayo Clinic has neurologists who specialize in speech pathology and movement disorders. These specialists have experience identifying speech problems that are a very early feature of progressive supranuclear palsy, and distinguishing the condition from other movement disorders such as Parkinson's disease.
- Latest diagnostic tools. Mayo Clinic doctors use specialized MRI and positron emission tomography (PET) to diagnose progressive supranuclear palsy.
- New ideas. Mayo Clinic researchers are working to improve diagnosis and treatment of progressive supranuclear palsy. 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 also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery.
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