UF Health Pediatrics and Pediatric Specialties are pleased to report that our practices will be increasing in-person visits while continuing, in some cases, to offer telehealth visits. It is important to know that we have implemented a number of measures to safeguard the health of our patients, visitors and caregivers. Please visit coronavirus.ufhealth.org for the latest updates and information about safety measures being taken at UF Health.
Please contact your provider to schedule an appointment and they will determine if a telehealth visit is right for you. View our telehealth section for assistance in how to prepare for and connect to a scheduled appointment. We appreciate your trust in our clinical care and look forward to serving your health care needs.
The UF Health Pediatrics Adolescent and Young Adult Practice offers adolescent-specific primary care services ideal for ages 11 through 21.
We treat adolescents in an age-appropriate manner by addressing the issues important to them and their parents.
We welcome direct patient appointment, as well as referrals from physicians and schools. Educational programs are also available to local schools and groups.
Clinical services include:
- Acute illness or injuries
- Annual well-child visits
- Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
- Birth control and family
- Chronic medical problems
- Gynecological evaluations
- Psychosocial evaluations
- School and sports physicals
We also provide free counseling and educational services for our patients and their families on adolescence-related issues, including:
- Adolescent development and sexuality
- Drug and alcohol abuse
- Family issues
- Family planning
- Nutrition and weight counseling
- Peer pressure
- Sexually transmitted diseases
- Vocational planning
- Social skills
To obtain a copy of your medical records from UF Health Adolescent and Young Adult Practice, please contact (352) 334-0206.
Pay your billconsult our billing section.
Shands hospitals and UF Physician practices accept insurance from numerous providers, including Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida, CIGNA, Humana, Capital Health, United Healthcare, Medicaid, and state and government services. For a full list of accepted plans visit our Insurance / Billing page.
Insurance acceptance varies between physicians and locations and is subject to change. To confirm that a specific physician will accept your insurance, please contact the practice using the telephone numbers listed at the top of the page. A representative will be happy to assist you.
Financial AssistancePatients who lack insurance coverage or are unable to pay their portion of the healthcare services they receive may qualify for financial assistance based upon their income level.
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Help us maintain our strong commitment to patients and to promoting good health in our communities: please don't smoke, chew tobacco or use electronic cigarettes on UF Health-owned or -operated properties. Thank you.