Hepatopulmonary syndrome care at Mayo Clinic

  • Experience. Mayo Clinic is one of the nation's leading treatment and research centers for liver diseases, and Mayo Clinic doctors are experienced in treating hepatopulmonary syndrome.
  • Good results. People with hepatopulmonary syndrome who receive a liver transplant at Mayo can expect long-term outcomes similar to other people who receive liver transplants — a greater than 85 percent survival rate after five years.
  • Teamwork. Liver, lung and transplant specialists work closely together to diagnose and treat hepatopulmonary syndrome.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz., and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for respiratory disorders by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals for respiratory disorders.

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.

Jan. 10, 2015