- Experience. Mayo Clinic provides total parenteral nutrition to nearly 1,500 people each year, some of whom receive treatment at home. Your care team is prepared with the experience, knowledge and resources to provide you with exactly the care you need.
- Expertise. Mayo Clinic doctors have experience in several parenteral feeding methods. Your Mayo doctor will work with you and your caregivers to find the best option. Follow-up exams with your doctor and ongoing support from other care team members can help you achieve successful PN at home.
- Collaboration. At Mayo Clinic, gastroenterologists, surgeons, pharmacists, internal medicine specialists, dietitians and nurse specialists work as a team to provide the care you need.
Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., ranks No. 1 for digestive disorders in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings. Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz., and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for digestive disorders by U.S. News & World Report.
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