Scheduling Appointments

For Appointments Call

(352) 265-PEDS (7337)

The UF Health Access Center provides patients and their families with information about appointments, referrals, clinical services, and clinic locations. The Access Center is available to speak with you during regular business hours (Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm EST). Patients can request information by emailing or by calling the number above.

Doctor looking inside young patient's ear

Our Programs


Our Pediatric Allergy program provides a broad range of clinical and diagnostic services to infants, children, and adolescents with acute and chronic allergic disorders.

Visitor Information

Directions & Parking

The Department of Pediatrics at UF Health would like to make your visit to the hospital and clinics as comfortable as possible. We’ve put together this page to help serve as a guide to make your visit with us easier.

Gainesville Hotels

Patients and families traveling to Gainesville for medical treatment from UF Health Shands Hospital may need assistance in finding lodging for an extended visit. Here are some lodging options in Gainesville available to patients and families.


Finding out that you or a loved one has to stay overnight in the hospital can be very difficult emotionally. You probably have many questions about what comes next. We hope the information we provide here will help ease your feelings of uncertainty and tell you what you need to know.

UF Health Patient Guide

The following information is a resource for the patients, their families and their visitors about UF Health hospitals in Gainesville: UF Health Shands Hospital, UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital, UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital, UF Health Heart & Vascular Hospital and UF Health Neuromedicine Hospital.