Burning mouth syndrome care at Mayo Clinic

Your Mayo Clinic care team

At Mayo Clinic, specialists in dermatology usually manage care for adults who have burning mouth syndrome. Depending on your needs, specialists in ear, nose and throat (ENT), dentistry, pain medicine and other areas work together as a multispecialty team to evaluate and treat you.

Advanced diagnosis and treatment

Thorough testing can help determine what triggers your discomfort and rule out other problems. Using the latest technology, experts can diagnose and treat any underlying condition that may be contributing to burning mouth syndrome. If no abnormalities are found, Mayo Clinic doctors can recommend lifestyle changes and medication to manage your symptoms.

Expertise and rankings

Each year, Mayo Clinic experts diagnose and treat more than 180 people who have burning mouth syndrome.

  • Teamwork. At Mayo Clinic, highly skilled specialists from different areas work together to diagnose and manage care of your burning mouth syndrome.
  • Latest treatment techniques. Using the latest technology, experts can treat any underlying condition that may be contributing to burning mouth syndrome. Doctors can also recommend lifestyle changes and medication to manage your symptoms.

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.

Aug. 09, 2017