- Diagnostic expertise. Mayo Clinic doctors have significant experience distinguishing rumination syndrome from other digestive conditions. Experts from Mayo Clinic have been involved in the largest studies done on rumination syndrome, including the identification of other conditions that can occur with rumination syndrome, and the best treatments for the disorder. Each year, Mayo Clinic doctors treat about 65 people with rumination syndrome.
- Effective treatment. At Mayo Clinic, your treatment team includes behavioral psychologists who teach breathing techniques that can prevent rumination. This treatment is generally effective for most people.
Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., ranks No. 1 for digestive disorders 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 digestive disorders by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals for digestive disorders.
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