UF Health Pediatric Specialties – Medical Plaza

UF Health Pediatric Specialties – Medical Plaza

Congenital Heart Center: 352-273-7770
Pediatric Craniofacial: 352-627-9326
Pediatric Surgery: 352-265-8800
Pediatric Urology: 352-265-8240
Endocrinology and Diabetes: 352-265-DIAB
(352) 627-4415
1549 Gale Lemerand Drive
Second floor
Gainesville, FL 32610
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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.

Telehealth Appointments

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.

Provider examining childUF Health Pediatric Specialties – Medical Plaza offers nationally-recognized specialty care that's easily accessible for your family. U.S. News and World Report ranked three 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 in a convenient, state-of-the-art, kid-friendly outpatient care center. As part of UF Health, these services are linked to the advanced resources and facilities of UF Health Shands Children's Hospital.

Child Life programIn addition to our providers, we also have a child life specialist at our practice. At UF Health Pediatric Specialties – Medical Plaza, our child life specialist is involved in helping to make the patient’s experience more positive. This includes but is not limited to supporting children undergoing tests, providing patients with time to talk about their feelings and ideas through dialogue, creative activity and therapeutic play and providing support and education to help family members cope with their concerns.

Our courteous and friendly staff looks forward to serving you.

A Look Inside UF Health Pediatric Specialties - Medical Plaza

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Medical Records

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Pay your bill

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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.

UF Health is tobacco-free

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.