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Wolfson Children's Rheumatology Services

Pediatric Rheumatology

Children with joint pain, inflammation of connective and soft tissue, musculoskeletal disorders, and auto-immune disease are treated at Wolfson Children's in collaboration with doctors from the University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville.

Why Wolfson

Our accomplished team of experts provides compassionate, family-centered care in our world-class facility. We serve the North Florida and South Georgia community with patients seeking care from all over the country and throughout the world.

Conditions We Treat

Specialists see children on an inpatient or outpatient basis and consult with a child's primary care physician for the care and treatment of diseases such as:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
  • Lupus
  • Sjorgren Syndrome
  • Vasculitis
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Dermatomyositis


Our pediatric radiologic technologists are trained and experienced in working with children and the special considerations needed for their growing bodies. Board-certified pediatric radiologists read and interpret all tests.

Preparation for Imaging

Our Team

At Wolfson Children’s, we have many people working together to treat your child’s specific needs, including experienced pediatric orthopedic specialists, orthopedic surgeons, radiologists, physiatrists, rehabilitation therapists, orthotists, prosthetists, psychologists, social workers and others.


Wolfson Children’s serves children from North Florida, South Georgia and beyond. We are located on the south bank of the St. Johns River in Jacksonville.

UF Health Pediatric Multispecialty Center

Baptist Health/Wolfson Children's Downtown Campus
841 Prudential Dr
Suite 1900
Jacksonville, Florida 32207

Patient Stories

What are Growing Pains?

How to tell if your child is getting bigger or dealing with a joint condition.

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When a fever is more than just a fever

Wolfson doctors identify – and treat – rare illness in 6-year-old Daytona boy.

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