Kevin J Sullivan

Kevin J Sullivan, MD

Professor Of Anesthesiology; Director, Patient Safety And Quality Research, Congenital Heart Center

Business Phone: (352) 273-8298
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About Kevin J Sullivan

Dr. Sullivan is board-certified in anesthesiology for children and adults, pediatrics, and pediatric critical care medicine. He received his medical degree from the State University of New York in Brooklyn. He then went on to complete two residencies, one in pediatrics at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, New York, and the other in anesthesiology at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, Florida. Following his residencies, Dr. Sullivan remained at the UF College of Medicine to complete his fellowship in pediatric critical care medicine.

Prior to working at UF Health, Dr. Sullivan was a pediatric and cardiac anesthesiologist at Wolfson Children’s Hospital in Jacksonville, Florida. While there, he also served as the medical director of the pediatric intensive care unit and the pediatric cardiovascular intensive care unit.

At UF Health, Dr. Sullivan specializes in pediatric critical care medicine.


Nurse Magnet Physician Champion for Year
2014 · Wolfson Children Hospital
Eric L. Ceithaml Award for Cardiovascular Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine
2014 · Wolfson Children’s Hospital
Outstanding Pediatric Researcher and Educator
2013 · Northeast Florida Pediatric Society
Best Doctors in America
2011-2015 · Best Doctors in America

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
    American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Profile

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pediatric Cardiology
Areas of Interest
  • General anesthesia
  • Pediatric heart surgery
  • Sickle cell disease

Research Profile

Dr Sullivan has research interests in sickle cell anemia, pediatric critical care, sickle cell disease, and quality assurance / patient safety.


Fellowship – Pediatric Anesthesiology, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
1996-1998 · University of Florida
Residency – Anesthesiology
1993-1996 · University of Florida
Residency – Pediatrics
1989-1993 · North Shore University Hospital
Medical Degree
1989 · State University of New York Downstate Medical Center

Contact Details

(352) 273-8298