Our patients

At Mayo Clinic, our mission is to create a welcoming and compassionate environment where we provide the best medical care to every patient. Each year, more than 1 million patients from around the world are treated at Mayo Clinic locations in and across the Midwest and in Florida and Arizona.

To meet the diverse needs of our patients, Mayo Clinic has resources that provide comprehensive information for patients whose first language is Arabic, Spanish and more.

Mayo Clinic International Services

At Mayo Clinic, interpreters are available at no cost to assist communication between health care providers and patients whose primary language is not English.

Read more about our international services

Mayo Clinic Office of Patient Experience

After patients and their loved ones experience Mayo Clinic, they often wish to share their compliments, concerns or suggestions for improvement on the care they've received.

Read more about our Patient Experience Office

Office of Health Disparities Research

Mayo Clinic is addressing health disparities by conducting clinical and basic research into its causes and finding solutions through collaborations with community organizations.

Mayo Clinic is excited to announce the Center for Chronic Disease Reduction and Equity Promotion Across Minnesota, whose mission is to reduce disparities in cardiovascular diseases and related chronic conditions experienced by historically marginalized communities, including immigrants and refugees across Minnesota.

Find out more about Mayo’s efforts