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UF Health Surgical Specialists – Shands Hospital

UF Health Surgical Specialists – Shands Hospital: Maps

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.

Driving Directions

East Entrance Closure: The east entrance access to UF Health Shands Hospital (north campus) is closed for further renovations. This access point will remain closed through May 2014 until renovations are completed. Patient and visitor parking in the east garage will not be affected by this construction. If you are coming in from the east, please follow the walkway along the south side of the MRI building. We also provide complimentary golf cart service from the east garage to the end of the temporary ramp for patients and visitors who cannot make the walk. For golf cart service, call 352-265-0109. See Map to Main Entrance.

UF Health Surgical Specialists – Shands Hospital is located on the first floor in UF Health Shands Hospital (west of the main atrium), three miles east of I-75 (Exit 384) on Archer Road, or one block west of US HWY 441 (S.W. 13th Street) on Archer Road.


Patients may park in either the east or west parking garage. Parking for patients or patient visitors is complimentary with a voucher. Valet parking is also available in the front circle of the hospital ($3 with a patient or patient visitor parking voucher). Patients and visitors must ask for a parking voucher at the check-out area, nurses’ station or other designated area when leaving their location of service and present it to the attendant upon exiting the garage. Please be advised that parking is cash only.

Free disabled parking is available at the west entrance of the hospital.

Finding Your Way Inside

UF Health Surgical Specialists – Shands Hospital is located on the 1st floor of UF Health Shands Hospital. If you enter through the main atrium of Shands, go down the left corridor (west); the center will be on your right hand side right after Neurosurgical Specialties.

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