Disease Control - Manatee Co. Health Dept.

This program works to prevent outbreaks of disease in the community.

This division can test for diseases and parasites by a doctor’s request. Disease outbreaks are monitored and sources are tracked.

Please see website for more information.

Contact Information:

After 5 PM & Weekends: 941.720.1655

Service Location: 

410 6th Ave. East, Bradenton, FL, 34208
941.748.0747, Ext 1272


Manatee County Health Department


The role of public health is to promote and protect the health and safety of all Floridians.

This is done by:
detecting, investigating, and preventing the spread of disease;
ensuring that health care practitioners meet the requirements for providing adequate care;
identifying health risks in the community;
informing the public on health issues;
maintaining a safe and healthful environment;
promoting healthy lifestyles;
providing primary care for individuals with limited access to such care from the private sector;


410 6th Avenue East
Bradenton, FL 34208