Fibromuscular dysplasia care at Mayo Clinic

  • Your Mayo Clinic care team. Multidisciplinary teams involved in your care at Mayo Clinic include doctors trained in medical and surgical diagnosis and treatment of heart and blood vessel diseases (vascular medicine specialists, vascular and endovascular surgeons, cardiologists, and cardiovascular surgeons) and other specialists.
  • Advanced diagnosis and treatment. Every year, more than 500 people with fibromuscular dysplasia are treated at Mayo Clinic with the latest techniques.
  • Efficient system. A detailed itinerary for appointments, tests and procedures lets you make the most of your time at the clinic. Mayo staff runs all tests and labs at Mayo Clinic, which means tests taken in the morning can be reviewed the same afternoon. This collaborative approach means doctors can often evaluate you and develop a treatment plan within two or three days.

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., is ranked among the Best Hospitals for heart and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report.

Expertise and rankings

Mayo Clinic doctors evaluate and treat more than 800 people with fibromuscular dysplasia each year.

  • Expertise. Doctors trained in vascular medicine, vascular and endovascular surgery, heart disease (cardiologists), heart surgery (cardiovascular surgeons), radiologists, and others have expertise and experience treating people with fibromuscular dysplasia. The Gonda Vascular Center at Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota offers comprehensive, specialized care for diseases affecting the blood vessels.
  • Teamwork. Mayo Clinic doctors in many areas work together as a multidisciplinary team to provide coordinated, comprehensive care. A team of vascular medicine specialists, cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons, vascular surgeons, vascular interventional radiologists and others work closely to provide care for people with fibromuscular dysplasia.
  • Research. Mayo Clinic specialists actively research the causes of fibromuscular dysplasia and best care practices. Researchers at Mayo Clinic are currently investigating the association between spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD) and fibromuscular dysplasia. In this study, radiology specialists from Mayo Clinic perform a variety of vascular imaging techniques on study participants, evaluating them over time to assess vascular abnormalities.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and Mayo Clinic in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, are ranked among the Best Hospitals for heart care and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report.

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

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., ranks No. 1 for kidney disorders in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings. Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz., is ranked highly performing for kidney disorders by U.S. News & World Report.

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.

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July 02, 2019


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