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UF Health Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology in Jacksonville offers the only comprehensive pediatric infectious disease service in Northeast Florida.

Pediatric infectious diseases: Our expertise

Our University of Florida pediatricians are accomplished practitioners who are dedicated to the prevention, detection and care of childhood infectious diseases.

  • These experts work with primary care physicians and community agencies to ensure children have full access to immunizations, and parents and caregivers understand how to prevent contagious diseases.
  • Pediatric specialists are also available for consultation and training for local physicians and their staffs.

Infectious diseases we treat:

Specialists in the division provide individualized consultation and advice for the child's primary care physician. They also care for hospitalized children with infectious diseases, such as:

  • Bone and joint infections
  • Fever of unknown origin (FUO)
  • Fifth's disease
  • Immunodeficiency disorders
  • Influenza
  • Kawasaki disease
  • Measles and rubella
  • Meningitis
  • MRSA infections
  • Mumps
  • Pertussis or whooping cough
  • Pneumonia
  • Recurrent infections
  • Roseola
  • Travel medicine and international adoption
  • Tuberculosis
  • Varicella or chicken pox

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