Nemours Children's Specialty Care, Destin

For Appointments: (850) 505-4745
Hours: Specialty care hours vary; call to schedule an appointment.

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7720 U.S. Highway 98 W., Suite 260
Destin, FL  32550
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Health Care Just for Kids

Nemours Children’s Specialty Care, Destin extends advanced specialty pediatric care to children and adolescents in Florida’s Emerald Coast. Located in the Sacred Heart Hospital Medical Park, we make it convenient for our endocrinology patients to receive follow-up and ongoing care from one of the same specialists at our Nemours Children’s Specialty Care, Pensacola.

Our experienced pediatric teams work together with your child’s pediatrician or
family care provider, pediatric specialists and researchers throughout Nemours, and our partners at The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart to achieve the very best outcome for your child.

One of our most important partnerships is with you because we believe in family-centered care. We value your input and welcome your questions so that, together, we can help your child grow up healthy.

Highlights of our Specialty Care
  • pediatric specialists selected as some of the “Best Doctors in America®,” year after year
  • nationally-recognized pediatric diabetes self management education program
  • advanced cardiac care as one of only a few accredited pediatric transthoracic echo labs and fetal echo labs in Florida
  • dedicated hematology/oncology pediatric care unit at The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart (the Thomas Jenkins Pediatric Oncology Unit), named after one of our oncologists
We provide:

Pediatric Specialty Care

A Network of Pediatric Specialty Care

Our children's specialty care location is part of Nemours' multispecialty group practice that provides pediatric care for children and adolescents with chronic or complex medical conditions in Florida, Delaware, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. At Nemours, we take a whole-child approach to children’s health care – treating your whole child (not just the condition) and advancing life-changing research, prevention and education.

Pensacola Specailty Care and Hospital Partners

Clinics and Partners

To make life more convenient for families, Nemours pediatric specialists provide care at our main children's specialty care location in Pensacola, as well as at our satellite location in Bonifay and Tallahasse. We also partner with The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart, Northwest Florida’s only children’s hospital, by providing specialty pediatric care, including inpatient hospital care, Emergency Department consultations and surgical consultations.

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We also have academic affiliations with the Florida State University College of Medicine, helping to train the next generation of pediatric physicians.

For Appointments

Making an Appointment

Nemours Children’s Specialty Care, Destin sees patients who are referred to us by primary care family physicians, pediatricians, and referring specialists.

With a referral, you can make an appointment with us in different ways:
  • call us directly
  • ask your physician to call us
  • have your physician to send an electronic referral (eReferral),
    and we’ll call you

When you call to make your appointment, we’ll first pre-register your child, collecting information such as:

  • your child’s name and address
  • date of birth
  • parent phone numbers (home and cell)
  • primary care physician/referring physician contact information (if needed)
  • pharmacy preference and phone number
  • insurance information (including Medicaid or other assistance programs)

At Your Appointment

Please arrive 15 minutes before your appointment so we have plenty of time to register your child in our system.

What to Bring
  • photo ID
  • medical and pharmacy insurance cards
  • preferred pharmacy name and phone number
  • names and dosage of all medications, including over-the-counter medication, your child is currently taking
  • guardianship and custody papers, if a legal guardian rather than a parent accompanies your child
New Patients

Bring these forms for your first appointment:

Returning Patients
  • Patient Presents Without Legal Guardian (PDF)
    English | Spanish
    Note: A parent or legal guardian must be with a child for a first visit.
Forms & Resources
New Patient Forms
Returning Patient Forms
  • Patient Presents Without Legal Guardian (PDF)
    English | Spanish
    Note: A parent or legal guardian must be with a child for a first visit.
Resources for Patients & Families

Plan Your Visit

Plan your Visit

Be prepared for your next visit with us. Learn what to expect and what questions to ask when you're at pediatric specialty appointment.

What to Expect During Your Appointment »

Doctor with Child

Medical Services at Nemours Children's Specialty Care, Destin