Peripheral neuropathy care at Mayo Clinic

Doctors at Mayo Clinic are experts at diagnosing and treating peripheral neuropathy. They will work with your primary doctor to help coordinate your treatment.

Your Mayo Clinic care team

  • Experience. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in brain and nervous system conditions (neurologists) treat nearly 10,000 people with peripheral neuropathy each year.
  • Coordinated care. Your care is discussed among the team, appointments are scheduled in coordination, and highly specialized peripheral neuropathy experts are all working together to determine what's best for you.

    What might take months to accomplish elsewhere can typically be done in only a matter of days at Mayo Clinic.

  • Advanced treatment and research. Mayo Clinic patients have access to the latest imaging and diagnostic tools available, and there's a long history of Mayo Clinic scientists developing cutting-edge technologies for patient care. You may also have access to research studies or clinical trials as part of your treatment.

Learn more about Mayo Clinic's neurosurgery and neurology departments' expertise and rankings.

The Mayo Clinic experience and patient stories

Our patients tell us that the quality of their interactions, our attention to detail and the efficiency of their visits mean health care like they've never experienced. See the stories of satisfied Mayo Clinic patients.

  1. Breaking Away From Pain With the Help of 'The Scrambler'

    Participating in a clinical trial gave Karen Safranek a solution to her decade-long struggle with peripheral neuropathy? Karen Safranek didn't take a worry-free step for 10 years. Severe peripheral neuropathy ? a side effect of breast cancer treatment she received in 2002 ? left her with constant burning, tingling, numbness and pain in both her [...]

Expertise and rankings

Experience. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in brain and nervous system conditions (neurologists), nervous system surgery (neurosurgeons) and other areas collaborate to provide your care. Mayo Clinic specialists treat nearly 10,000 people with peripheral neuropathy each year.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., ranks No. 1 for neurology and neurosurgery in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings; specialists in Minnesota interact very closely with colleagues across Mayo Clinic Health System and in the Arizona and Florida campuses. Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz., and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery.

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.

Aug. 09, 2017