Restless legs syndrome care at Mayo Clinic
- Your Mayo Clinic care team. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in nervous system disorders (neurologists), sleep disorders and movement disorders all work together to provide you with the best possible care. The team approach used at Mayo Clinic means that doctors from several specialties share their expertise to identify other medical conditions that might affect your RLS symptoms. Your care team will develop your treatment according to your specific symptoms and how RLS affects your daily life.
- Advanced diagnosis and treatment. Mayo Clinic doctors have expertise treating sleep disorders and movement disorders. At the Mayo Clinic sleep facilities, experts diagnose and treat RLS. Mayo Clinic researchers are actively involved in studies to better understand RLS and how to treat it — finding solutions to improve your care and quality of life.
- Nationally recognized expertise. Mayo Clinic's sleep disorders centers on the Minnesota, Arizona and Florida campuses are accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, ensuring the highest quality of care.
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.
Expertise and rankings
Mayo Clinic doctors trained in nervous system disorders (neurologists), sleep disorders and movement disorders treat more than 5,200 people with RLS a year.
Mayo Clinic's sleep disorders centers on the Minnesota, Arizona and Florida campuses are accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, ensuring the highest quality of care.
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.
Learn more about Mayo Clinic's neurosurgery and neurology departments' expertise and rankings.
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. 21, 2020