Worthington Pediatrics was established in Gainesville, Florida in 1990. We provide comprehensive pediatric healthcare to children age newborn through age twenty-one. We realize that children are not simply small adults and require a different approach to their care. When treating little ones, it’s the little things that count.
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Welcome to Worthington Pediatrics!
Serving Gainesville, FL families since 1990, at Worthington Pediatrics we believe that when treating little ones, it's the little things that count.
We are Open to New Families.
Whether you are welcoming a new baby, or new to the area, Worthington Pediatrics is here for your family. Read about our complimentary Prenatal Visits, and information for new families here.
Meet our Physicians
Our excellent providers have diverse clinical interests and are here to partner with you in providing the highest quality healthcare for your child.
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Read about our Patient Services.
Our patient services are complete and coordinated, so you don't have to run around. Learn about the extensive services we offer tailored just for your child.
Learn about Newborn and Infant Care
Welcome to this exciting stage in your child's life! Our practitioners are experts in the care of even the most complex newborns. We seek to provide a nurturing and supportive environment for parents as we partner to achieve the best health for your baby.
Read about our Adolescent Medicine
From high school and ever-changing friendships, to healthy lifestyles and skin care, adolescence is an important time for our children. Our complete approach to adolescent medicine addresses all aspects of physical, emotional, and social growth as well as the preventative care your teen needs to establish healthy habits.
We believe one of our most important roles is providing you with excellent patient education and resources. This is a major focus of each of our well-child exams. Our Patient Handout Page covers general information and topics of interest.
Questions about our practice? Please find answers to some of your common questions here.
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Your Child's Medical Home!
Think of Worthington Pediatrics as your child's Medical Home. We take a team-based approach to your child's care, and work in partnership with you, the parent, to coordinate the services your child needs. Our goal is always to provide pediatric healthcare of the highest quality, in a compassionate and family-centered environment.
At Worthington Pediatrics, we strive to establish a personal relationship with each of our families, and become a trusted partner throughout your child's development. Our practice is commited to providing the highest quality of medical care for your children, in a friendly and nurturing atmosphere. Our goal is to work with each family to achieve the best health possible. We accomplish our goals through parental guidance, teaching of healthy lifestyles, screening, preventive care, and early detection of any illnesses.
Our Mission and Goals.
Worthington Pediatrics was established in Gainesville, FL in 1990 by Dr. Nancy Worthington.
Dr. Worthington graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School, completed her pediatric internship at UF Health Shands Teaching Hospital, and her residency in Virginia before returning to Gainesville, FL and entering private practice.