Departments and specialties

Mayo Clinic has one of the largest and most experienced practices in the United States, with campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota. Staff skilled in dozens of specialties work together to ensure quality care and successful recovery.


Mayo Clinic vascular specialists, vascular and endovascular surgeons, cardiologists, and others study diagnostic tests and potential treatments for peripheral artery disease.

Read more about research in the Cardiovascular Research Center.


See a list of publications on peripheral artery disease by Mayo Clinic doctors on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Research Profiles

Peripheral artery disease (PAD) care at Mayo Clinic

Aug. 12, 2017
  1. Peripheral arterial disease. The Merck Manual Professional Version. Accessed Oct. 1, 2015.
  2. Peripheral artery disease. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. Accessed Oct. 1, 2015.
  3. Neschis DG, et al. Clinical features and diagnosis of lower extremity peripheral artery disease. Accessed Oct. 1, 2015.
  4. Prevention and treatment of PAD. American Heart Association. Accessed Oct. 1, 2015.
  5. Hirsch AT, et al. ACC/AHA 2005 guidelines for the management of patients with peripheral arterial disease. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2006;47:e1.
  6. Rooke TW, et al. 2011 ACCF/AHA focused update of the guideline for the management of patients with peripheral arterial disease. Circulation. 2011;124:2020.
  7. Saper RB. Clinical use of ginkgo biloba. Accessed Oct. 1, 2015.
  8. Riggin EA. Allscripts EPSi. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. Aug. 18, 2015.
  9. Mohler ER. Management of claudication. Accessed Oct. 1, 2015.
  10. Harris L, et al. Epidemiology, risk factors, and natural history of peripheral artery disease. Accessed Oct. 1, 2015.