UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital

Magnet RecognitionUF Health’s pediatric services are focused at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital. They offer north central Florida’s only comprehensive pediatric programs that treat patients from throughout Florida and the U.S. UF Health Physicians offer some of the most specialized pediatric programs for the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of complex conditions.


Programs include:

  • The UF Health Congenital Heart Center
  • Critical care offered through our Level II and Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Units, the ShandsCair neonatal emergency transport team and our regional burn center
  • Neurological care
  • Bone marrow transplantation
  • Organ transplantation, including Florida’s only pediatric lung transplant program
  • Surgery for a full range of conditions, including congenital diaphragmatic hernia
  • Diabetes and Endocrinology Center