Please note, patient visitors will be limited to no more than one for the patient’s entire hospital stay or visit. Children under the age of 18 will no longer be allowed as visitors. For more information on our ongoing response to COVID-19 in Gainesville, Jacksonville, and Central Florida, visit our coronavirus website.Click to learn more
Welcome to Gainesville! UF Health Shands Hospital, an academic medical center affiliated with the University of Florida College of Medicine, cares for patients from around the world. Physicians practicing at UF Health Shands Hospital are UF College of Medicine faculty.
Gainesville is located in north-central portion of Florida. Yearly temperatures average a moderate 71 degrees with summer highs in the 90s and winter lows in the 40s. Gainesville offers a variety of fun events and is within driving distance from several amusement parks, lakes, and fresh water springs.
Initial consultations with the UF Health Breast Center are held at UF Health Surgical Associates, located on the first floor of UF Health Shands Hospital or at UF Health Surgical Specialists – Springhill, located on the third floor of the UF Health Springhill.
With one phone call to (352) 265-7070, patients can schedule all appointments and receive personal assistance from our breast center team, which is available to answer questions and coordinate medical services. Visit our location page for maps and driving directions: