Benign prostatic hyperplasia care at Mayo Clinic
Advanced treatment options
Mayo Clinic specialists are trained in state-of-the-art technology to treat enlarged prostates. You have access to the latest noninvasive laser treatments, including HoLEP and PVP lasers, which usually offer quick relief from symptoms and generally don't have serious side effects. Many of these techniques, including PVP and HoLEP, were pioneered at Mayo Clinic.
At Mayo Clinic, prostate test results are available within 24 hours. You also have quick access to noninvasive therapies so that evaluation and treatment can be carried out in the same visit.
Nationally recognized expertise
Mayo Clinic in Minnesota ranks among the Best Hospitals for urology in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings.
Expertise and rankings
Each year, Mayo Clinic doctors treat more than 4,000 men for benign prostatic hyperplasia.
Mayo Clinic researchers are investigating new ways to diagnose and treat enlarged prostate glands, including the development and expansion of minimally invasive surgery technologies. You also have access to the expertise of Mayo's clinician-researchers.
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.
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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.