Departments and specialties

Mayo Clinic has one of the largest and most experienced practices in the United States, with campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota. Staff skilled in dozens of specialties work together to ensure quality care and successful recovery.


Mayo Clinic cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons and others perform clinical research to develop new treatments and approaches to reduce the risk of heart attack and other medical conditions caused by atherosclerosis. You may be eligible to participate in a clinical trial conducted at Mayo Clinic.

Mayo Clinic researchers also study novel and emerging factors that increase the risk of heart disease. Learn more about research in the Cardiovascular Research Center.


See a list of publications about atherosclerosis by Mayo Clinic doctors on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.