UF Health Speech and Hearing Center – Shands Hospital

UF Health Speech and Hearing Center – Shands Hospital
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352-265-6820 (Audiology)
352-265-7900 (Speech-Language Pathology)
352-265-6835 (Audiology) / 352-265-7899 (Speech Pathology)
1600 SW Archer Rd
Gainesville, FL 32608
Hours of Operation
Monday8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuesday8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

UF Health Speech and Hearing Center – Shands Hospital will be closed Thursday and Friday, January 30 and 31, and Audiology at Speech and Hearing Center (2nd Floor Dental) will be closed on Friday, January 31. Both practices will move over the weekend and open for patient care on Monday, February 3 at their new location at the Oaks Mall. Learn more.

The Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences sees patients in the UF Health Speech and Hearing Center, located in UF Health Shands Hospital. Our clinic serves the needs of the individual from initial evaluation through the rehabilitation process.

Our clinical staff are all: Board Certified & Florida Licensed Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists. Our staff is committed to maintaining the highest standard of excellence in all areas of service to the patient. UF Health Speech and Hearing Center – Shands Hospital stands alone in the area as the premier center for delivering speech, language, swallowing and hearing services to individuals of all ages.

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Medical Records

To obtain a copy of your medical records from UF Health Speech and Hearing Center – Shands Hospital, please contact 352-265-6820 (Audiology), 352-265-7900 (Speech-Language Pathology).

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If you have questions or wish to pay in person, please consult our billing section.

Accepted Insurance

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 Assistance

Patients 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.