"I highly recommend Dr. Southerland. She is very professional and very thorough during the exam. If I need to get in, their staff and schedule is very accommodating. "
The office will be closed on the following days: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
Contacting your Doctor After Hours
Our 24 hr EMERGENCY phone number is (941) 924-9900
If there is a true emergency please call 911.
If you need the doctor for an urgent matter AFTER normal office hours, please call the office and leave a voice mail.
The doctor on call will respond within a reasonable time.
If you do not get a response back in 30 minutes, call again!
However, messages left for appointment requests will not be returned.
Our staff is available to answer your calls during normal office hours from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM Monday through Thursday, and 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM on Fridays. We will be able to assist you with appointment scheduling, appointment cancellations, routine questions, and medication refills.
Appointments will ONLY be made during regular office hours.
Paradise Pediatrics is located at the back of the Sarasota Retina Institute Building (SRI) just West of Beneva Rd.
You can access our parking lot via the streets Bell and Rockefeller Ave just off Bee Ridge Rd.
For life-threatening emergencies, call “911” or proceed to the nearest emergency department.