Greater Mankato serves as a comprehensive, regional medical hub. Over the years medical facilities have dramatically expanded their services, minimizing the need to travel for specialized medical treatment. There also is a wide selection of health care professionals ranging from infant care to eldercare.
Mayo Clinic Health System offers primary and specialty care to Greater Mankato and the region. With clinics and hospitals throughout southern Minnesota, Mayo Clinic Health System offers over twenty specialties locally, including Pediatric care, a Cancer Center, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine and many others. When more complex care is needed, families have direct access to Mayo Clinic in Rochester, the top-ranked hospital by U.S. News and World Report.
Open Door Health Center has been serving the area since 1983. It started out as a volunteer-run clinic and today has over 120 staff members who provide medical, dental and behavioral health care to people from across southern Minnesota and neighboring states.
Awards and accolades include: Mankato has been ranked #3 in the nation for affordable health care; Ranked in FlipKey by TripAdvisor as one of the top marathons and races worth traveling for and given bronze level for bicycle friendly community by League of American Bicyclists.
The area provides excellent services in a wide range of health care disciplines which you can access with this list.