Care at Mayo Clinic

  • Advanced treatments. Colon and rectal specialists at Mayo Clinic offer the most advanced treatment options.
  • Comprehensive care. Mayo Clinic's comprehensive approach to care offers expert diagnosis that can be quickly followed by highly skilled surgical treatment as needed. You might be able to have treatment in an office setting, although some treatments require outpatient surgery.
  • Efficient care. If you need an invasive procedure, Mayo Clinic surgeons can band or remove your hemorrhoids within the day, eliminating a return visit to the doctor.
  • Time for you. Mayo Clinic doctors take the time to listen to you, to explain your options and answer your questions.

Our patients tell us that the quality of their interactions, our attention to detail and the efficiency of their visits mean health care like they've never experienced. See the stories of satisfied Mayo Clinic patients.

  • Experience. Mayo Clinic surgeons are highly experienced in treating hemorrhoids, including the most complicated. Doctors at Mayo Clinic treat several hundred people for hemorrhoidal problems each year.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., ranks No. 1 for digestive disorders in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings. Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz., and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for digestive disorders by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals for digestive disorders.

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.

April 27, 2017
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