Mayo Clinic's approach

Mayo Clinic oncologists treat virtually every type of cancer known from the most common to the most rare forms of disease. In addition, innovative treatments and services that facilitate diagnosis, reduce pain, and promote healing are available.


Treatments and Services

Mayo Clinic's state-of-the-art facilities and expert staff make it possible to deliver the most innovative, progressive care anywhere. The cutting-edge treatments and services available include:

Pediatric tumors

The following list includes the most common types of cancer that occur in children.

Skin cancers

Cancer doctors recognize several types of skin cancer. Doctors in Mayo Clinic's Departments of Oncology and Dermatology treat all types of skin cancer.

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.

For more information on visiting Mayo Clinic, choose your location below:

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.

Learn more about appointments at Mayo Clinic.

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.

Clinical trials

Explore Mayo Clinic studies testing new treatments, interventions and tests as a means to prevent, detect, treat or manage this disease.

Feb. 27, 2018