UF & Shands

Being a part of Innovation Square in Gainesville puts you a heartbeat away from one of the nation’s most recognized and premier hospital and healthcare systems. Shands Healthcare is affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center and operates two academic medical centers, Shands at UF and Shands Jacksonville, four community hospitals, a network of outpatient rehabilitation centers, and two home‐health agencies.

With more than 1,500 UF‐affiliated and community physicians offering essential care, as well as advanced diagnostic and medical services, Shands Healthcare draws patients from around the nation for specialized care in cancer and trauma care, transplantation, and neurosurgery. Shands has recently opened it’s state-of-the-art 500,000 square foot Shands Cancer Hospital and Medical Center which builds upon its previous commitment of its Shands Cancer Center to making true breakthroughs in the fight against cancer.

Knowing that the nation’s best doctors and medical resources are in your neighborhood would give anyone peace of mind to enjoy their life to the fullest.

Shands at UF consistently ranks in the Top‐50 America’s Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report.