Anal fissure care at Mayo Clinic

At Mayo Clinic, your personal physician takes all your issues into account so that you'll get exactly the care you need. The collaborative model of care at Mayo Clinic means physicians from a wide array of specialties participate in your care. Your care team brings:

  • Advanced diagnosis and treatment. Mayo Clinic specialists treat nearly 1,200 people each year for anal fissures.
  • Nationally recognized expertise. Mayo Clinic specialists have experience assessing the causes of anal fissures and recognizing the underlying conditions that may contribute to the problem.
  • Individualized treatment. Anal fissure can affect your quality of life. Mayo specialists work with you to find the least invasive treatments to ease your symptoms.

Expertise and rankings

Mayo Clinic specialists treat nearly 1,200 people each year for anal fissures.

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. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals for digestive disorders.

Locations, travel and lodging

Mayo Clinic has major campuses in Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona; Jacksonville, Florida; and Rochester, Minnesota. The Mayo Clinic Health System has dozens of locations in several states.

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Costs and insurance

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.

Learn more about appointments at Mayo Clinic.

Please contact your insurance company to verify medical coverage and to obtain any needed authorization prior to your visit. Often, your insurer's customer service number is printed on the back of your insurance card.

Aug. 18, 2017