Dedicated hematologists at all three Mayo Clinic locations diagnose and treat disorders of the blood. More than 60 hematologists at Mayo care for patients and conduct research to improve treatment for hematologic diseases.
Hematologists manage blood diseases using the following tools:
The 12 hematologists in Florida, 44 in Minnesota and 10 in Arizona participate in numerous clinical trials to improve treatment at all Mayo Clinic locations. Through the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center and other organizations, such as the North Central Cancer Treatment Group, Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group and the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group, Mayo patients have access to the latest clinical trials for blood disorders.
Specialists at Mayo Clinic are experienced at treating common and rare blood diseases including:
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