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 Clinic pediatric specialists offer the most current treatments and have access to the latest technology. At Mayo, children who have Wilms' tumor may be seen by specialists in pediatric hematology and oncology, radiation oncology, pediatric surgery or pediatric urology, pediatric radiology, and pediatric nephrology.
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