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

The Whipple procedure is performed by doctors in general surgery. Digestive disease specialists from the Pancreas Clinic at Mayo Clinic in Arizona also participate in evaluation and care.

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

Mayo Clinic in Florida is experienced in performing pancreatic surgery. Surgeons in general surgery have a national reputation for expertise in performing the Whipple procedure. You are cared for by a multispecialty team that includes specialists in gastroenterology, hematology/oncology, radiation oncology, radiology and other areas, who work closely together to see that you receive optimal care.

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

Surgeons in gastroenterologic and general surgery are among the most experienced in the world in performing the Whipple procedure. Mayo's integrated team of pancreatic cancer specialists — from gastroenterology and hepatology, oncology, radiation oncology, radiology and other areas — meet every day to care for patients.

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

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Jul. 17, 2012