UF Health Shands Hospital was ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals for diabetes and endocrinology by
U.S. News & World Report.
Our physicians are faculty members at UF, expertly trained and Board certified to provide adult patients with the full spectrum of specialty medicine.
Endocrinology is the medical specialty that studies and treats conditions of the organs that secrete hormones. Different hormones control a wide range of body functions, so an endocrinologist may be involved with a number of problems, from sexual development to osteoporosis.
Our expert team provides comprehensive services and specialized treatments for the full-range of general and complex endocrine, metabolic and diabetic needs, including:
- Type 1 and type 2 diabetes
- Personalized insulin pump management
- Diabetes education
- Thyroid nodules and thyroid cancer
- Hypo- and hyperthyroidism
- Osteoporosis and bone mineral density testing
- Challenging cholesterol and lipid disorders
- Adrenal, pituitary and calcium disorders
- Fatty liver disease (NAFLD)
Conditions & Services
- Adrenal Disorders
- Cholesterol/Lipid Irregularities
- Pituitary Disorders
- Thyroid Disorders
- Type 1 diabetes
- Type 2 diabetes
To obtain a copy of your medical records from UF Health Endocrinology – Medical Specialties – Medical Plaza, please contact 352-273-8655, Referral Fax: 352-627-4179.
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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