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First in Florida to Receive National Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Mayo Clinic’s stroke center in Jacksonville is the first center in Florida to receive national Comprehensive Stroke Center certification, joining an elite group of centers throughout the United States that are focused on providing advanced and complex stroke care.   Centers that achieve this distinction [...]

Created by Cynthia (Cindy) Weiss

Once Again, Mayo Clinic Children’s Center Ranked Among Best Children’s Hospitals

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic Children’s Center has again been ranked as the top performing children’s hospital in Minnesota, Iowa and the Dakotas on U.S. News & World Report’s 2014-2015 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings. Overall rankings for the Mayo Clinic Children’s Center significantly increased in nearly all of the pediatric [...]

Created by Kelley Luckstein

Medical Experts for Media - Neurosurgery

Kendall Lee, M.D., Ph.D. Mark Lyons, M.D. Fredric Meyer, M.D. Nicholas Wetjen, M.D. __________________________________________________________________________ Kendall Lee, M.D., Ph.D. Director, Neural Engineering Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, Minnesota Director, Deep Brain Stimulation Surgical Program Performs approximately 60 Deep Brain Stimulation procedures each year for conditions such as Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor, Tourette’s syndrome [...]

Created by Shawn Bishop

Mayo Clinic Study Finds Standardized Protocol and Surgery Improve Mortality Outcomes

Research helps identify stroke patients most at risk for mortality, treatments to reduce death rate MANKATO, Minn. — Jan. 27, 2014 — For patients who have experienced a large stroke that cuts off blood supply to a large part of the brain, the use of standardized medical management protocol and surgery [...]

Created by Micah Dorfner

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