Expertise and rankings

  • Experience. Mayo Clinic doctors have extensive experience and expertise in diagnosing and treating people with all types of arrhythmia. Mayo doctors evaluate and treat more than 55,000 people with arrhythmia each year.
  • Comprehensive cardiovascular treatment and research. Staff in the Heart Rhythm Clinic actively conducts research in genetics, causes, diagnostic tests and treatments for arrhythmia and conducts clinical trials.
  • The latest techniques and technology. Doctors in Mayo Clinic's Cardiovascular Research Center are focused on developing cutting-edge diagnostic tests and innovative treatments for people with cardiovascular disease.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., is ranked among the Best Hospitals for heart and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals for heart and heart surgery.

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