Resources for Physicians

By Mayo Clinic Staff

Referring a patient

We strive to offer same-day appointments and next-day surgery. To refer a patient to Mayo Clinic in Minnesota, please choose one of these options:

  • Call the Division of Pediatric Surgery at 507-284-2623 or 507-284-8391, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday, or email
  • Call the Admissions Coordination Office for Mayo's Trauma Center at 507-255-2910
  • Call Mayo Clinic Referring Physician Services, 800-533-1564 (toll-free), 24 hours a day, seven days a week

National collaboration

Mayo Clinic's Division of Pediatric Surgery is committed to ensuring the quality and safety of pediatric surgery and advancing knowledge by involvement in several national groups:

  • American Pediatric Surgical Association, Surgical Quality and Safety Committee
  • American Pediatric Surgical Association, International Relations Committee
  • American Pediatric Surgical Association, Education Committee
  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons, Continuing Medical Education Committee
  • American College of Surgeons, National Quality Improvement Program — Pediatric

Pediatric surgery publications

Minimally invasive correction of pectus excavatum