Pediatric Specialists in Florida

Miami (648)Orlando (500)Tampa (391)Jacksonville (367)Gainesville (201)
Pensacola (125)Saint Petersburg (125)Fort Myers (108)Hollywood (101)Plantation (100)Fort Lauderdale (88)Kissimmee (85)Coral Gables (85)Boca Raton (84)St Petersburg (76)Naples (76)Pembroke Pines (72)Sarasota (70)Hialeah (70)Lakeland (70)Boynton Beach (70)Sunrise (67)West Palm Beach (66)Tallahassee (62)Ocala (61)Coral Springs (60)Melbourne (53)Bradenton (53)Winter Park (50)Clearwater (48)Homestead (47)Brandon (42)Cape Coral (36)Doral (36)Loxahatchee (35)Miami Lakes (35)Vero Beach (35)Weston (34)New Port Richey (32)Panama City (32)Maitland (31)Oviedo (30)Palm Harbor (30)Jupiter (29)Winter Garden (28)Palm Beach Gardens (28)Lutz (28)Lake Mary (28)Wellington (28)Riverview (27)Daytona Beach (27)Clermont (27)Miami Beach (26)Port Saint Lucie (26)Winter Haven (25)Wesley Chapel (24)Largo (24)Ocoee (23)Fort Pierce (23)Rockledge (23)North Miami Beach (22)Saint Augustine (22)Apopka (22)Altamonte Springs (22)Mangonia Park (19)Ponte Vedra Beach (19)Coconut Creek (19)Trinity (18)Crestview (18)Orange Park (18)Spring Hill (17)Port St Lucie (17)Delray Beach (17)Miramar (17)Ormond Beach (17)Sanford (17)Lake Worth (17)Lehigh Acres (17)Aventura (17)Orange City (16)Immokalee (16)Pompano Beach (16)Pinellas Park (15)Lake City (15)Palmetto Bay (15)Brooksville (14)Palm Springs (14)Palm Bay (14)Margate (14)Jacksonville Beach (14)South Miami (13)Saint Cloud (13)Arcadia (13)Royal Palm Beach (13)Fort Walton Beach (13)Lakewood Ranch (13)Lauderdale Lakes (13)Venice (13)Milton (12)Titusville (12)Bonita Springs (12)North Port (12)Port Charlotte (11)Estero (11)Tavares (11)Stuart (11)Leesburg (11)Pinecrest (11)Palatka (11)Valrico (11)Cutler Bay (11)Plant City (11)North Miami (10)Davie (10)Oakland Park (10)Cocoa (10)Sebring (10)Gulf Breeze (10)Longwood (10)Opa Locka (10)Lithia (10)Okeechobee (9)Zephyrhills (9)Deland (9)Tamarac (9)Deltona (8)Oldsmar (8)Pace (8)Davenport (8)Celebration (8)Belle Glade (8)Santa Rosa Beach (8)Parrish (7)Winter Springs (7)Deerfield Beach (7)Osprey (7)Port Orange (7)Lake Wales (7)Palmetto (7)Eglin AFB (7)Jensen Beach (7)Fleming Island (7)Seminole (7)Hudson (7)Labelle (7)Temple Terrace (6)Panama City Beach (6)Merritt Island (6)Tarpon Springs (6)Navarre (6)Sebastian (6)Punta Gorda (6)Key West (6)Windermere (6)Bartow (6)Fernandina Beach (6)Clewiston (6)Bay Harbor Islands (6)Niceville (6)New Smyrna Beach (6)Hallandale Beach (6)Trenton (6)Lecanto (5)Chiefland (5)Land O Lakes (5)Indialantic (5)Middleburg (5)Miami Shores (5)Miami Gardens (5)Saint Johns (5)Live Oak (5)Newberry (5)Dade City (4)Mount Dora (4)Fellsmere (4)Sumterville (4)Dunedin (4)Destin (4)Port Saint Joe (4)Lauderhill (4)The Villages (4)Macclenny (4)St Augustine (4)Crystal River (4)Perry (4)Malabar (4)Marianna (4)Belleair (4)Patrick AFB (4)Palm Coast (4)Palm City (4)Madison (3)Indiantown (3)Cocoa Beach (3)Wauchula (3)Odessa (3)Fernandina (3)West Miami (3)Lighthouse Point (3)Englewood (3)Wilton Manors (3)Key Biscayne (3)Parkland (3)Hurlburt Field (3)Pierson (3)Green Cove Springs (3)Alachua (3)

Learn more about Pediatric Specialists

A pediatrician specializes in the physical, developmental, emotional and social health needs of children from birth to 21 years. Pediatricians provide infants, children and adolescents with a wide scope of care that includes comprehensive well-child care as well as prevention, diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic diseases and injuries.

A pediatrician typically:

  • Examines the patient and evaluates their medical history
  • Provides primary healthcare services and immunizations
  • Provides health risk assessments and counseling
  • Diagnoses and treats acute and chronic diseases and conditions
  • Assesses growth and development
  • Orders and interprets laboratory and imaging tests and prescribes medications
  • Educates patients and their caretakers about wellness and disease prevention
  • Consults with other members of the patient’s medical team
  • Provides ongoing pediatric care in the doctor’s office, clinic and hospital

Pediatricians may also be known by the following names: pediatric physician, pediatric doctor, children’s doctor, primary care doctor, kids doctor, and primary care physician.

There are 4722 specialists practicing Pediatrics in Florida with an overall average rating of 4.1 stars. There are 248 hospitals in Florida with affiliated Pediatrics specialists, including Nicklaus Children's Hospital, Adventhealth Orlando and Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children.