UF Health Infectious Diseases – Medical Specialties – Medical Plaza

UF Health Infectious Diseases – Medical Specialties – Medical Plaza

Referral Fax: 352-627-4179
1549 Gale Lemerand Drive
Gainesville, FL 32610-3008
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Hours of Operation
Monday8 a.m. - Noon
Tuesday8 a.m. - Noon
Wednesday8 a.m. - Noon
Thursday8 a.m. - Noon
Friday8 a.m. - Noon

Our physicians are faculty members at UF, expertly trained and Board certified to provide adult patients with the full spectrum of specialty medicine.

UF Health provides comprehensive medical care for the entire family. Board-certified physicians offer a full range of medical services for patients of all age groups. Our physicians can provide you with routine medical checkups, as well as the treatment of a wide variety of health problems.

We are committed to providing the highest level of patient-centered care as well as serving as consultants for cases throughout the state of Florida. The Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Medicine strives to share the advances developed at UF Health with the international community through partnerships around the world. We currently collaborate with programs in Haiti, Zambia, Mexico, Brazil, and beyond.

Infectious Disease is a medical specialty focused on the diagnosis, treatment, and management of infectious diseases, also known communicable diseases, which are easily spread from one person to another.

Our expert team focuses on the diagnosis, treatment and management of a wide variety of infectious and communicable diseases. We offer the full-range of services for comprehensive and specialized conditions, including:

  • Bone and tissue infections
  • Cellulitis
  • Central nervous system syndrome
  • E. coli enteritis
  • Epstein-Barr virus test
  • Fungal infections
  • Giardia infection
  • Lyme disease
  • MRSA
  • Malaria
  • Pulmonary tuberculosis
  • Stool ova and parasites exam
  • Whipworm infection


Medical Records

To obtain a copy of your medical records from UF Health Infectious Diseases – Medical Specialties – Medical Plaza, please contact 352-294-5480, Referral Fax: 352-627-4179.

Pay your bill

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.

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.