UF Health Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine Clinic

UF Health Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine Clinic

(352) 294-5700
(352) 846-2003
1600 SW Archer Road
Gainesville, FL 32608
Phone: (352) 294-5700
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Patients are seen on an as-needed basis; Clinic does not have set hours

The Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine Clinic is a medical resource for divers. Whether recreational, scientific or commercial, divers need specialized medical care, including access to diving medical clearances and follow-up care for injuries sustained while diving. Located in the heart of North Central Florida, considered a global destination for cave diving enthusiasts, UF Health’s Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine Clinic is in the prime spot for serving divers in need.

Underwater cave diver entering a cave

Our Services

Recreational diving

  • Clearance for diving classes (PADI, SDI, NAUI, etc.)
  • Clearance to return to diving after an injury

Commercial diving

  • Medical clearances that fulfill the requirements for the Association of Diving Contractors International (ADCI) and Diving Medical Advisory Committee (DMAC)

Scientific diving

  • Examinations that meet the American Academy of Underwater Science (AAUS) standards

A diver climbs a ladder up out of the water


Medical Records

To obtain a copy of your medical records from UF Health Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine Clinic, please contact (352) 294-5700.

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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