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Clinical Services

Florida Department of Health in Indian RIver County

  •  (772) 794-7400

    Mailing Address

    1900 27th Street 

    Vero Beach, FL 32960 


    TTY users can contact us through Florida Relay by dialing 711 or one of the other Relay Toll Free numbers. 

IMPORTANT NOTICE! (Updated 2/20/19): 
Effective Friday, March 1, 2019 and until further notice, all primary care services for adults and for children will be located at Gifford Health Center at 4675 28th Court in Vero Beach - just 3 miles north of the main health department. All other health services, including HIV/AIDS services, family planning, communicable disease program, Dental and WIC will remain at the main health department site.


The Florida Department of Health in Indian River County receives funding from a variety of sources, including the Indian River County Hospital District and Indian River County Board of County Commissioners to be able to provide affordable, quality medical care to residents of Indian River County. We have two clinic sites to provide easy central access to our services. Our main site in Vero Beach offers the following clinical services: primary care for adults 18 and older (well and sick visits), women's health, family planning, dental, STD education, testing, and treatment and travel immunizations.

Our satellite clinic, Gifford Health Center, located just three miles north of the main site, is a full service pediatric clinic providing primary care to children from birth through age 17 that is also the site of our We Care volunteer physician program.

Florida Department of Health in Indian River County also provides nutritional services in our WIC offices with two servicing location - one located at our main site, and one in Fellsmere. 

Our staff consists of licensed medical professionals, qualified support staff and interpreters, all dedicated to providing you with excellent service. Additionally, we have a nurse on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  We look forward to seeing you and your family.