UF Health Pediatric Dialysis Center – Shands Hospital

UF Health Pediatric Dialysis Center – Shands Hospital

1600 SW Archer Road
Room 5270
Gainesville, FL 32608
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Hours of Operation
Monday7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

In-center dialysis is for our pediatric patients.

Dialysis filters the blood of wastes and extra fluid when the kidneys are no longer able to perform this function.


Medical Records

To obtain a copy of your medical records from UF Health Pediatric Dialysis Center – Shands Hospital, please contact 352-265-6890.

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.

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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.