Expertise and rankings

  • Experience. Mayo Clinic's orthopedic surgeons have expertise in all types of elbow prostheses and perform more than 100 elbow replacement surgeries each year.
  • Diagnostic and surgical innovation. Mayo Clinic doctors have developed a number of diagnostic examinations and surgical techniques to help make elbow replacement a highly effective treatment option.
  • National rankings. Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Arizona, are ranked among the Best Hospitals for orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, is ranked high performing for orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals for orthopedics.

Learn more about Mayo Clinic's orthopedic surgery department's expertise and rankings.

July 11, 2017
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