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.
Nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report in nine pediatric specialties, University of Florida physicians provide the full spectrum of pediatric specialty services.
UF Health Pediatric Specialties - Shands Hospital offers nationally-recognized specialty care that's easily accessible for your family. U.S. News and World Report ranked nine of UF Health Shands Children's Hospital's pediatric specialty programs among the nation's best this year. As a leader in north central Florida, this is the expertise and quality of care your family deserves.
Our physicians, who are faculty members at UF, are certified and expertly trained to provide your child with a full spectrum of pediatric specialty services. As part of UF Health, these services are linked to the advanced resources and facilities of UF Health Shands Children's Hospital.
Our courteous and friendly staff looks forward to serving you.
To obtain a copy of your medical records from UF Health Pediatric Specialties – Shands Hospital, please contact 352-265-8250, 352-265-PEDS.
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.