|Pediatric cardiologist Dr. Matthew Steiner|
PENSACOLA, Fla. — Pediatric cardiologist Dr. Matthew Steiner has expanded his practice and will see patients at Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast, located at 7720 US Highway 98 West, Suite 110 in Miramar Beach.
Steiner serves on the faculty of the University of Florida College of Medicine, which is affiliated with The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart. Steiner sees patients full time in Northwest Florida -- both at The Children’s Hospital in Pensacola and in his outpatient offices, located in Destin and Pensacola.
As a pediatric cardiologist, Steiner diagnoses and treats congenital and acquired heart conditions in infants, children and adolescents. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Steiner or other UF Health Pediatric Specialists at Sacred Heart, call 850-416-1575 or visit sacredheartmedicalgroup.com.
Steiner is fellowship trained and board certified in pediatric cardiology. He graduated with his medical degree from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, and he completed his pediatric residency training at Holtz Children’s Hospital at Jackson Memorial Medical Center in Miami. Steiner completed a fellowship in pediatric cardiology at Arkansas Children’s Hospital. He has practiced pediatric cardiology in the Pensacola community for four years.
Steiner is a member of the American Medical Association, and he is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American College of Cardiology. Steiner has been published in peer-reviewed journals and has presented his research findings at the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery.
In 2017, Sacred Heart formed an affiliation with UF Health to provide an expanded range of specialized pediatric care. In the past year, 20 physician specialists have been hired (15 by the University of Florida College of Medicine and five by Sacred Heart Medical Group) providing care in pediatric cardiology, pediatric endocrinology, pediatric gastroenterology, pediatric hematology/oncology, pediatric infectious diseases, pediatric nephrology, pediatric orthopedic surgery, pediatric pulmonology, pediatric surgery and pediatric urology.
UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital is recognized among the nation’s best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report in six pediatric medical specialties. In addition to pediatric specialty care, Sacred Heart and UF Health have collaborated to launch a new kidney transplant program to benefit the thousands of individuals across the Southeast awaiting a lifesaving transplant. Sacred Heart’s pediatric and OB/GYN physician residency programs are also affiliated with the UF College of Medicine.
The expansion of pediatric specialty services coincides with the start of construction at Sacred Heart of a new four-story children’s hospital. The hospital will be connected to the front of the existing children’s hospital and will include a pediatric emergency room and trauma center, new procedure rooms dedicated to pediatric surgery, an expanded neonatal intensive care unit, a pediatric oncology unit, a medical/surgical unit, observation beds and a pediatric rehabilitation gym.
The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart is a 117-bed facility that serves as the only children’s hospital in Northwest Florida. The Children’s Hospital offers a wide range of services to meet all of a child’s medical needs, from a pediatric emergency room and neonatal intensive care unit to a medical staff of more than 120 board-certified physicians across 30 pediatric specialties. The Children’s Hospital provides quality, compassionate care to children, regardless of their parents’ ability to pay. Sacred Heart Health System is a member of Ascension, the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system. For more information about the services available at The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart, visit www.sacred-heart.org/childrenshospital.