Expertise and rankings

Experience

Every year, Mayo Clinic doctors trained in brain and nervous system conditions (neurologists) evaluate and treat over 3,000 people with mild cognitive impairment and other neurological conditions.

Advanced research and treatment

Mayo Clinic researchers actively study mild cognitive impairment, Alzheimer's disease and other conditions that affect your memory and thinking skills.

Nationally recognized expertise

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, ranks No. 1 for neurology and neurosurgery in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings. Mayo Clinic in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, are ranked among the Best Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News & World Report.

June 16, 2016
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