Multiple system atrophy care at Mayo Clinic
Your Mayo Clinic care team
At Mayo Clinic, we build a team of specialists who take the time to listen and thoroughly understand your health issues and concerns, and tailor your care to your personal health care needs. You can trust our specialists to collaborate and offer you the best possible outcomes, safety and service.
Mayo Clinic doctors are experienced in evaluating and treating people with multiple system atrophy. Your team of experts trained in neurology, nervous system conditions and imaging (neuroradiologists), sleep medicine, speech pathology and physical medicine and rehabilitation work together to evaluate and treat your condition. Your Mayo Clinic care team will work with you and your family to develop your treatment plan and care well for you.
Advanced diagnosis and treatment
Mayo Clinic neurologists and other doctors have experience diagnosing and treating multiple system atrophy. Mayo Clinic researchers study risk factors, diagnostic techniques and potential treatments for multiple system atrophy, Parkinson's disease and similar neurological diseases. We have experienced MSA experts at Mayo Clinic campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota, and the Department of Neurology at Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota offers a specialty multiple system atrophy clinic to provide you with an accurate diagnosis and the latest treatment options.
Mayo Clinic movement disorder specialists study genetics, diagnosis and treatment options for people with MSA and other movement disorders. You may have the opportunity to participate in research studies and clinical trials as part of your treatment at Mayo Clinic.
Expertise and rankings
Mayo Clinic doctors have extensive expertise in caring for people with multiple system atrophy. Our experts evaluate and treat more than 330 people with MSA and thousands more with other types of movement disorders each year.
Nationally recognized expertise
Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Ariz., is ranked highly performing for neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic Children's Center in Rochester is ranked the No. 1 hospital in Minnesota, and the five-state region of Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2021-2022 "Best Children's Hospitals" rankings.
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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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