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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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