Coronary artery disease care at Mayo Clinic

  • Your Mayo Clinic care team. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in heart disease (cardiologists), heart surgery (cardiovascular surgeons) and other areas collaborate as a multidisciplinary team to provide coordinated, comprehensive care.
  • Individualized approach. Mayo Clinic doctors assess your cardiovascular risk and develop a personalized risk assessment plan for you based on your test results. Doctors take the time to get to know you and work with you to provide exactly the care you need.
  • Research. Doctors at Mayo Clinic study new diagnostic tests and treatment options for coronary artery disease and other heart diseases and conduct clinical trials.

The Mayo Clinic experience and patient stories

Our patients tell us that the quality of their interactions, our attention to detail and the efficiency of their visits mean health care like they've never experienced. See the stories of satisfied Mayo Clinic patients.

Expertise and rankings

Mayo Clinic's coronary artery disease experts provide comprehensive care for more than 44,000 adults each year.

  • Teamwork. Mayo Clinic doctors in many areas — including heart disease specialists (cardiologists) and heart surgeons (cardiovascular surgeons) — work together as a multidisciplinary team to provide coordinated, comprehensive care.
  • Treatment expertise. Mayo Clinic also offers a number of clinics to treat people with coronary artery disease, and those at risk of developing coronary artery disease.

    Staff in the Coronary Artery Disease Clinic at Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota offers access to cardiac catheterization, and offers evaluation and treatment for people with high-risk and complex forms of coronary artery disease, chest pain (intractable angina), and valvular heart disease.

    Mayo Clinic doctors in the Chest Pain and Coronary Physiology Clinic at Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota treat people with challenging chest pain syndromes.

    A team of doctors with training in heart disease (cardiologists), fitness specialists (exercise physiologists), nutrition specialists (dietitians) and other specialists staff the Cardiovascular Health Clinic at Mayo Clinic's campuses in Florida and Minnesota. The staff in the clinic helps people with coronary artery disease or other heart conditions to understand their current heart health and how to reduce their heart disease risk.

Mayo Clinic campuses are nationally recognized for expertise in cardiology and cardiovascular surgery:

  • Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., is ranked among the Best Hospitals for heart and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Mayo Clinic Children's Center in Rochester, Minn., is ranked among the Best Children's Hospitals for heart and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Mayo Clinic in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Ariz., and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for heart and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report.

With Mayo Clinic's emphasis on collaborative care, specialists at each of the campuses — Minnesota, Arizona and Florida — interact very closely with colleagues at the other campuses and the Mayo Clinic Health System.

Learn more about Mayo Clinic's cardiovascular diseases and cardiac surgery departments' expertise and rankings.

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. 04, 2017