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.

Arizona

Specialists in cardiovascular diseases care for people who have cardiac catheterization at Mayo Clinic in Arizona.

Your cardiologist should refer you to the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. In most cases, Mayo Clinic doesn't require a physician referral. Some insurers require referrals or may have additional requirements for certain medical care. Generally, Mayo Clinic doctors can see you the next day.

For appointments or more information, call the Central Appointment Office at 800-446-2279 (toll-free) 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mountain Standard Time, Monday through Friday or complete an online appointment request form.

Florida

Doctors who have training in cardiac catheterization procedures (interventional cardiologists) from the Division of Cardiovascular Diseases perform catheterization in the Cardiology & Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory.

Typically, you need a referral from your primary doctor or an evaluation by a Mayo Clinic cardiologist before making an appointment.

For appointments or more information, call the Central Appointment Office at 904-953-0853 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time, Monday through Friday or complete an online appointment request form.

Minnesota

The staff in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota performs more than 6,000 procedures every year. The staff works closely with Interventional Cardiology Clinic staff to assist people who need same-day cardiac catheterization.

Your primary doctor or local cardiologist should refer you to the Interventional Cardiology Clinic. In most cases, Mayo Clinic doesn't require a physician referral. Some insurers require referrals or may have additional requirements for certain medical care. Generally, Mayo Clinic doctors can see you the next day.

For appointments or more information, call Cardiovascular Diseases at 507-284-3994 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday or complete an online appointment request form. No physician referral is necessary. Cardiologists generally can see most patients within two weeks after their appointment requests, and often cardiologists can see patients within a week or less after the appointment request. Patients with urgent issues can usually be seen within 24 hours after their requests. In emergencies, people are directly transferred to inpatient hospital care.

U.S. Patients

International Patients

Children

Staff in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota treats people of all ages, including infants. The laboratory staff includes cardiologists with training in treating children who have heart disease (pediatric cardiologists).

For appointments or more information, call the Central Appointment Office at 507-538-3270 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday or complete an online appointment request form.

Becoming a Patient

See information on patient services at the three Mayo Clinic locations, including transportation options and lodging.

Jun. 06, 2013