Nemours Children's Specialty Care, Pensacola

For Appointments: (850) 505-4700
Hours: Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Amenities: Free parking and free valet parking service, Free Wi-Fi access,
Cafeteria (located at The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart)
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5153 N. Ninth Ave.
Pensacola, FL 32504
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Nemours Children's Specialty Care, Pensacola, Florida building

Watch this important message from Dr. Mary Mehta, Chief Medical Officer, reaffirming our dedication to the Northwest Florida region. For more information, see our list of Frequently Asked Questions.

Health Care Just for Kids

Nemours Children’s Specialty Care, Pensacola serves children and families in northwest Florida, south Alabama and beyond, offering highly specialized pediatric care. Located right next door to The Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart, our children's specialty care location provides compassionate care in a welcoming, kid-friendly environment. 

Our experienced pediatric teams work together with your child’s pediatrician or family care provider, pediatric specialists and researchers throughout Nemours 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.
  • Express check-in with a self-service kiosk for returning patients.
  • Express lab services located on the second floor of the Sacred Heart Hospital.
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 Satellite Locations and Hospital Partners

Clinics and Hospital Partners

To make life more convenient for families, Nemours pediatric specialists provide care at our satellite children's specialty care location in Destin as well.

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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, Pensacola 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 a few 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
  • 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 Patients
  • 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 »

Support Services in Pensacola

  • Animal-Assisted Activities
    Animal-Assisted Activities

    Animal assisted activities can reduce stress, improve self-esteem, lower blood pressure, improve overall well-being and much more.

  • Breast Milk Donation Program
    Breast Milk Donation Program

    Pensacola moms can help premature infants by donating their excess breast milk to our milk donor program, Nemours Breast Milk for Babies. Your generous gift can be a lifesaver.

  • Expressive Arts Program
    Expressive Arts Program

    Creativity of any kind, such as doing arts and crafts or listening to music, helps kids explore and identify feelings and even get better, faster.

  • Family Advisory Council
    Family Advisory Council

    Input from families with children who are often living with chronic or complex medical conditions helps us make meaningful improvements for all of our patients and families.

  • Interpreter Services
    Interpreter Services

    You want to understand everything about your child’s care, so we offer interpreter services for children and families who don’t speak English or require American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters.

  • Ronald McDonald House
    Ronald McDonald House

    The Ronald McDonald House offers our patients and families a safe and affordable home away from home with amenities that allow you to focus on your child.

  • Social Work
    Social Work

    Our social workers provide compassionate, professional and culturally-sensitive assistance to help you cope with your child’s special condition, and get your family on the road to healing.