Mayo Clinic's approach

At Mayo Clinic, specialists draw upon their vast experience treating gynecologic conditions to help provide exactly the treatment and care you need for your specific condition.

  • Expertise. Mayo Clinic has highly skilled experts trained in using a robotic system for performing surgery to correct problems of women's reproductive (gynecologic) organs. Mayo Clinic doctors also perform several other kinds of robotic surgery. Gynecologists at Mayo Clinic also perform cutting-edge research that leads to new treatments for women who have disorders of their reproductive organs.
  • Experience. Mayo Clinic gynecologic surgeons perform more than 150 robotic hysterectomies every year.
  • Team approach. Mayo Clinic offers multispecialty teams of doctors who diagnose and treat women who may need a hysterectomy, including gynecologists, gynecologic surgeons and other specialists as needed.

Expertise and rankings

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., ranks No. 1 for gynecology in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals 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.

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.

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