Interstitial lung disease care at Mayo Clinic

Your Mayo Clinic care team

Dozens of Mayo Clinic doctors specialize in interstitial lung diseases. Mayo Clinic's Pulmonary Function Laboratory offers comprehensive lung function testing. Rehabilitation programs help you and your family learn to optimally live with chronic interstitial lung disease.

Mayo Clinic offers successful lung transplant programs for people who need this option, and provides access to clinical trials evaluating promising therapies.

Doctors at Mayo Clinic have access to a wealth of resources to identify and treat your problem — all in one convenient location. Testing and consultations are scheduled in an efficient and coordinated way to quickly find answers and begin treatment.

Advanced diagnosis and treatment

At Mayo Clinic, the latest technology is used to provide state-of-the-art care in both the outpatient and hospital settings. Clinical expertise, research and education are integrated to provide the best care available while advancing the science of pulmonary and critical care medicine for the future.

Nationally recognized expertise

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., is ranked among the Best Hospitals for pulmonology, neurology & neurosurgery, heart & heart surgery, ear, nose & throat, and psychiatry by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals in neurology & neurosurgery, respiratory disorders, and heart & heart surgery.

Expertise and rankings

Every year, Mayo Clinic specialists treat more than 12,500 people with interstitial lung disease.

  • Cutting-edge technology. At Mayo Clinic, the latest technology is used to provide state-of-the-art care while advancing the science of pulmonary and critical care medicine for the future.
  • Collaborative care. Doctors at Mayo Clinic have access to a wealth of resources to identify and treat your problem — all in one convenient location. Testing and consultations are scheduled in an efficient and coordinated way to quickly find answers and begin treatment.
  • Access to advanced and innovative treatments. Mayo Clinic offers successful lung transplant programs for people who need this option, and provides access to clinical trials evaluating promising therapies.

Nationally recognized expertise

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., is ranked among the Best Hospitals for pulmonology, neurology & neurosurgery, heart & heart surgery, ear, nose & throat, and psychiatry by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals in neurology & neurosurgery, respiratory disorders, and heart & heart surgery.

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.

July 21, 2017