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UF Health Surgical Specialists - Shands Hospital

UF Health Surgical Specialists - Shands Hospital

(352) 627-4173
1600 SW Archer Rd
Gainesville, FL 32608
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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.

Thank you for choosing UF Health Surgical Specialists  – Shands Hospital for your health care needs.

Our surgeons are faculty members at UF, expertly trained and board-certified in General/Gastrointenstinal/Oncologic (including the specialties of colorectal, pancreatic, breast, gastroesophageal, melanoma and soft tissue sarcoma, endocrine/thyroid), thoracic and cardiovascular, trauma and vascular surgery. Our clinic practice offers a wide array of surgical consultations and evaluations.

To schedule an appointment, please contact us at one of the following numbers:

  • Breast Center – (352) 265-7070
  • General Surgery - (352) 265-0535
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery - (352) 265-5470
  • Oncologic Surgery - (352) 265-0535
  • Pelvic Floor – (352) 265-0535
  • Trauma Surgery - (352) 265-0535
  • Vascular Surgery - (352) 265-9928

Our courteous and friendly staff looks forward to serving you!

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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.

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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.