FRC testing all new admissions, evaluations for COVID-19

Patients with mental health and substance abuse disorders still need treatment. As we all learn how to navigate the national changes related to COVID-19 precautions and uncertainty, the UF Health […]

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UF Health Florida Recovery Center Expands into Newly Renovated Facility

To address the growing public health threat of substance use disorders, UF Health is expanding its Florida Recovery Center with a new 9,000-square-foot renovated building that will provide more space […]

We’ve been helping people overcome addiction for over 20 years.

These days, fewer and fewer recovery centers can claim decades of experience helping people overcome addiction. We’ve been doing it successfully for over 20 years. Call 855.265.4FRC (4372).

FRC, Florida Recovery Center, staff

Our team includes doctors who specialize in addiction medicine.

Scott Teitelbaum, MD, is the medical director at UF Health Florida Recovery Center. He leads a team of highly specialized addiction medicine physicians. (855) 265.4FRC (4372)  

Nationally known for providing medical evaluations.

We can offer a unique and specialized examination performed by a medical physician with experience in the field of independent medical evaluations. Call 352.265.5549.

The path to recovery begins here.

UF Health Florida Recovery Center’s main campus is nestled among the moss-draped oak trees of beautiful north central Florida. 1.855.265.4FRC (4372)

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Dr. Mejzak represents FSAM at roundtable discussion on insurance coverage parity

Feb 19th, 2020

From a posting on On Feb. 7, Dr. Ronald V. Mejzak represented the Florida Society of Addiction Medicine (FSAM) at a roundtable discussion on insurance coverage parity for mental […]

Scott Teitelbaum

Teitelbaum: Let’s talk about the severe shortage of addiction-treatment doctors

Jan 16th, 2020

By Scott A. Teitelbaum, M.D., Medical Director, UF Health Florida Recovery Center Florida is a national leader when it comes to beautiful beaches, citrus production and … drug overdose deaths. […]

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A Rockstar Recovery

At UF Health Florida Recovery Center, Dylan Lambert found comfort in the values of the treatment, which promoted vigorous honesty and gratitude. He felt he was receiving overwhelming love and […]

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FRC News


Recognizing the benefits of horticulture therapy

From Natural Awakenings By Nancy DeVault Horticulturists at Wilmot Botanical Gardens, in conjunction with The University of Florida (UF) College of Medicine, are proving that greenhouses can fight the blues […]

Dr. Teitelbaum receives ASAM Annual Award

FRC Medical Director won ASAM Annual Award

Dr. Scott Teitelbaum, vice chair of addiction medicine and Pottash Professor in the University of Florida departments of psychiatry and neuroscience, began the year off right with a national award […]

December Spotlight

Megan Santiago, fiscal coordinator at the UF Health Florida Recovery Center, received a Shining Star award at the December staff meeting after being nominated by her peers because of her […]

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