Expertise and rankings

Mayo Clinic head and neck surgeons have extensive experience using transoral robotic surgery to treat mouth and throat cancers. This expertise and experience ensures that your team is prepared with the knowledge and resources to provide you with exactly the care you need.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., and Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for cancer by U.S. News & World Report.

Mayo Clinic Cancer Center meets strict standards for a National Cancer Institute comprehensive cancer center, which recognizes scientific excellence and a multidisciplinary approach to cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

Nov. 18, 2017
References
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