UF Health Rheumatology – Medical Specialties – Medical Plaza

UF Health Rheumatology – 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. - 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.

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

Immunology & Rheumatology

UF Health offers a full-range of diagnostic and treatment services to patients of all ages with joint and immune disorders. Our comprehensive Medical Specialties Clinics at the University of Florida provide specializations in Immunology and Rheumatology. Our Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology is comprised of nationally and internationally renowned physicians dedicated to excellence in clinical research and patient care. The centerpiece for these efforts is the Autoimmune Disease Center, which promotes the understanding of the causes of systemic autoimmunity and the identification of more effective approaches to prevention, early diagnosis, and treatment of these diseases. Other specialty clinics include the Lupus Clinical Unit and the Rheumatoid Arthritis Clinical Unit.

Patient care focus:

  • Systemic autoimmune diseases
  • Lupus
  • Sjogren’s syndrome
  • Polymyostis
  • Scleroderma
  • Vasculitis
  • Spondyloarthropathies
  • Severe, non-surgical osteoarthritis
  • Crystal induced arthropathies

Clinical specialties include:

  • Diagnostic immunology facilities
  • Multidisciplinary rheumatic disease care
  • Joint and muscle scanning
  • Geriatric rheumatology
  • Investigational therapeutic protocols
  • Immunosuppressive, corticosteroid and anti-inflammatory therapy


Medical Records

To obtain a copy of your medical records from UF Health Rheumatology – Medical Specialties – Medical Plaza, please contact 352-265-4846, Referral Fax: 352-627-4179.

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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.