Tests and procedures

Mayo Clinic's specialty-specific intensive care units provide a full spectrum of services.

A member of the critical care team cares for a baby in an ICU isolette.

Mayo Clinic critical care experts treat the following conditions and offer the following intensive care services. Not all services and procedures are available at each location. Confirm when you contact Mayo Clinic.

  • Airway management
  • Bone marrow transplant
  • Cardiovascular monitoring
  • Central venous catheterization
  • Chest drainage tube insertion
  • Colonoscopy
  • Continuous renal replacement therapy
  • CPR
  • Craniotomy
  • Diagnostic bronchoscopy
  • ECMO
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Heart transplant
  • Hemodialysis catheter insertion
  • Hemodynamic monitoring
  • Intra-aortic balloon pump therapy
  • Kidney transplant
  • Liver transplant
  • Lung transplant
  • Mechanical ventilation
  • Minnesota tube insertion
  • Pancreas transplant
  • Peritoneal drain insertion
  • Plasma exchange
  • Postoperative care
  • Pulmonary artery catheter insertion
  • Sengstaken-Blakemore tube insertion
  • Temporary cardiac pacemaker insertion
  • Therapeutic bronchoscopy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheostomy
  • Transcranial Doppler test
  • Transesophageal echocardiography
  • Transthoracic echocardiography
  • Upper endoscopy
  • Vasodilator therapy
Feb. 21, 2020
  1. El-Kersh K, et al. Open and closed models of intensive care unit have different influences on infectious complications in a tertiary care center: A retrospective data analysis.