Frequently Asked Questions

Please take a moment to read our most commonly asked questions. We're always available to answer your questions and encourage you to contact our office if you have a question that is not answered below.

Why should I choose North Florida Pediatrics?

We think you will like the welcoming staff, the comfortable offices, and the easy scheduling. You can see doctors who work with your schedule, know your children by name, and look for new ways to keep your family healthy. We know that your kids want to feel better here and now, so we have seven different locations to help treat them faster.

What age patients do you accept?

We treat kids from birth to age 18.

What if I need to see my doctor after regular office hours?

We try to make sure you never have to worry about getting an appointment when you need one. We now have seven locations to serve you. Our Lake City location is open until 6:00 p.m. on weekdays and on Saturdays and Sundays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.! And our Chiefland office is open on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. as well! You can call the Lake City office at (386) 758-0003 to schedule an appointment. Closer to a different office? Call them now.

Where are you located?

We have several locations throughout northern Florida to help your family feel better fast.

Do you take Medicaid?

Yes, we accept Florida Medicaid. Unfortunately, we are not able to accept Medicaid from any other states. To view a complete list of insurances that North Florida Pediatrics accepts, please visit here.

Can you help my child if they have an emergency?

We try to keep your family healthy so no one has to go to the hospital, but if your child has an emergency such as a severe fall, cardiac issue, or asthma attack, seek medical help immediately by calling 911 or by going to the nearest emergency room.