Desmoid tumors care at Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic doctors are trusted and respected for their expertise in diagnosing and treating rare conditions, including desmoid tumors. Specialists draw on their experience caring for people with desmoid tumors to provide you with a personalized treatment plan.

Your Mayo Clinic care team

At Mayo Clinic, you'll receive coordinated care from a team of doctors and health care professionals. Doctors involved in your care may include experts in pathology, radiology, oncology, radiation oncology and surgery. Other professionals are included as needed.

Advanced diagnosis and treatment

Mayo Clinic pathologists are experienced in diagnosing rare conditions, such as desmoid tumors. They use the latest laboratory methods and technology to ensure you receive an accurate diagnosis the first time.

Mayo Clinic doctors will work with you to review all of your treatment options and choose the treatment that best suits your needs and goals. A full range of treatment options is available to people with desmoid tumors, including surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy and other medications.

Expertise and rankings

Mayo Clinic is consistently recognized by external organizations for providing outstanding care. These endorsements reinforce our commitment to providing expert care, tailored to the needs of each patient with desmoid tumors. Other reasons to choose Mayo Clinic include:

  • Experience you can trust. Mayo Clinic doctors are widely respected for their expertise in diagnosing and treating rare conditions, such as desmoid tumors.
  • Comprehensive cancer center. Mayo Clinic Cancer Center meets the strict standards for a National Cancer Institute comprehensive cancer center, which recognize scientific excellence and a multispecialty approach focused on cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

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.