UF Health Shands Children's Hospital: About Us

o	UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital is the #1 Children’s Hospital in Florida, according to the 2021-22 U.S. News & World Report rankings! Ranked in eight pediatric specialties, UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital provides the full spectrum of pediatric specialty services and is the top 5 children’s hospital in the Southeast.
Nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report, University of Florida physicians at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital provide the full spectrum of pediatric specialty services.

UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital is a hospital within a hospital on the UF Health Shands campus.

UF physicians treat patients from throughout Florida and the United States at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital. The UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital represents the only quaternary-care academic pediatric center in North Florida. UF physicians offer some of the most specialized pediatric programs for the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of complex conditions.

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Welcome to the University of Florida Health 2022 Pediatric Progress Report, where we share news and updates from UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital. Read more about what makes our pediatric programs unique and the progress we have made in the past year as we strive to offer our patients the highest-quality care as one of the nation’s best children’s hospitals. We hope you will appreciate our digital format, which is best viewed using Firefox or Chrome from a PC or Safari from a Mac.