Pediatric hospitalists are pediatricians who care for patients admitted to UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital for general pediatric conditions. Their time and expertise is specifically devoted to caring for patients who are in the hospital. Hospitalists have a special interest in the diagnostic challenges of general pediatrics including:
- Multi-system diseases
- Complex single-system problems
- Basic pediatric problems
These doctors have years of experience in diagnosing and managing a wide variety of the most complex pediatric medical conditions.