Expertise and rankings

  • Outstanding ranking. Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, is consistently ranked among the Best Hospitals in the nation for psychiatry by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Unique, successful program for children and teens. The Pediatric Anxiety Disorders Clinic at Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota provides special expertise in diagnosing and treating children and teenagers.
  • New developments in the evaluation and treatment of anxiety. A Mayo Clinic multispecialty research team developed Mayo Clinic Anxiety Coach, an iPhone application for anxiety management in children and teens. Researchers also developed an electronic assessment system for evaluating pediatric psychiatric symptoms.
Aug. 29, 2017
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