Care Center Space

Pediatric Specialties

UF Health Pediatric Specialties – Medical Plaza

Nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report in three pediatric specialties, University of Florida physicians provide the full spectrum of pediatric specialty services.

UF Health Pediatric Specialties – Medical Plaza offers nationally-recognized specialty care that’s easily accessible for your family. U.S. News and World Report ranked three of UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital’s pediatric specialty programs among the nation’s best this year. As a leader in north central Florida, this is the expertise and quality of care your family deserves.

Our physicians, who are faculty members at UF, are certified and expertly trained to provide your child with a full spectrum of pediatric specialty services in a convenient, state-of-the-art, kid-friendly outpatient care center. As part of UF Health, these services are linked to the advanced resources and facilities of UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital.

How do I get there?


The UF Health Medical Plaza is located three miles east of I-75 (exit #384) at the intersection of Archer Road and Gale Lemerand Drive, and just west of UF Health Shands Hospital.


Parking is available at the UF Health Medical Plaza parking garage, which is just east of the Medical Plaza off Gale Lemerand Drive. Parking for patients or patient visitors is complimentary with a voucher. Valet parking is also available in the front circle of the Davis Cancer Pavilion on the north side of the Medical Plaza ($3 with voucher, $13 without voucher, free for disabled). Patients and visitors must ask for a parking voucher at the check-out area, nurses’ station or other designated area when leaving their location of service and present it to the attendant upon exiting the garage. Please be advised that parking is cash only.

Free disabled parking is available immediately outside of the entrance to the UF Health Medical Plaza or on the west side of UF Health Shands Hospital in specially designated spaces.

Finding Your Way Inside

Our clinic is located on the second floor of the Medical Plaza. Take the elevators to the second floor and turn right. Pediatric Specialties will be directly ahead.

Pediatric Specialties
Pediatric Specialties

What if I forgot to bring lunch or snacks?

Depending on how many providers you or your child are seeing, you may be at our clinic for a few hours. If you forgot to bring lunch with you, there are several dining options located on the first floor where you can grab something to eat between clinic appointments. Aside from our in house dining options, we have various vending machines throughout our facility where you can grab a quick snack.


Mon– Fri: 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM


Opus Cafe

Mon– Fri: 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Opus Coffee

Terrace Market Cafe

Tues- Thurs: 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Terrace Market and Cafe