Dementia care at Mayo Clinic

Your Mayo Clinic care team

Mayo Clinic doctors from many disciplines, including neurology, neuroscience, psychology and psychiatry, collaborate to provide you with the best dementia care.

Mayo Clinic doctors work together as a team to determine the most appropriate treatment for your condition. Your care is discussed among the team, your test results are available quickly, appointments are scheduled in coordination, and the most highly specialized experts in the world are all working together to determine what's best for you.

What might take months to accomplish elsewhere can typically be done in only a matter of days at Mayo Clinic

Advanced diagnosis and treatment

Mayo Clinic doctors have years of expertise in treating dementia. Each year, Mayo Clinic doctors care for hundreds of people with dementia, including Alzheimer's disease, Lewy body dementia and frontotemporal dementia.

Researchers at Mayo Clinic are actively involved in the study of dementia and improving diagnosis and treatment of the disorder. You may also have access to a clinical trial at Mayo Clinic as part of your treatment.

Nationally recognized expertise

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., ranks No. 1 for neurology and neurosurgery in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings. Mayo Clinic in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Ariz., and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News & World Report.

With the emphasis on collaborative care, specialists interact very closely with their colleagues across all campuses.

Expertise and rankings

Teamwork

Each year, Mayo Clinic doctors care for hundreds of people with dementia. Mayo Clinic doctors from many disciplines, including neurology, neuroscience, psychology and psychiatry, collaborate to provide you with the best care.

Experience

Doctors and researchers at Mayo Clinic have extensive experience evaluating people who have dementia.

Nationally recognized expertise

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., ranks No. 1 for neurology and neurosurgery in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings. Mayo Clinic in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Ariz., and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News & World Report.

With the emphasis on collaborative care, specialists interact very closely with their colleagues across all campuses.

Learn more about Mayo Clinic's neurosurgery and neurology 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. 02, 2017