Dural arteriovenous fistula care care at Mayo Clinic

  • Your Mayo Clinic care team. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in brain and nervous system conditions (neurologists), brain and nerve surgery (neurosurgeons), and brain imaging (neuroradiologists) work together to treat your condition. If your child has a dural arteriovenous fistula, doctors trained in treating brain and nervous system conditions in children (pediatric neurologists) may oversee your child's care.
  • Advanced diagnosis and treatment. Mayo Clinic doctors use detailed imaging tests to diagnose dural arteriovenous fistulas and other neurological conditions. Mayo Clinic doctors and surgeons have expertise treating dural arteriovenous fistulas with open and minimally invasive procedures, including leading endovascular embolization techniques, surgery and stereotactic radiosurgery.
  • Nationally recognized expertise. Every year, Mayo Clinic doctors evaluate and treat nearly 700 vascular malformations of the brain each year.

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. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery.

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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Nov. 18, 2017