Mednax was established in 2009 as the parent company of Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc. and American Anesthesiology, Inc. The Company Headquarters is in Sunrise, Florida. Mednax handles neonatal, anesthesia, maternal-fetal and pediatric physician subspecialty services in 35 states of USA and Puerto Rico.
Pediatrix Medical Group was founded in 1979 as a neonatology group. The company expanded its services gradually to pediatric cardiology and pediatric intensive care in 1991. The Company went public in 1995, with its initial public offering. Pediatrix announced its first anesthesia practice acquisition and established the American Anesthesiology unit in 2007. In 2009 MEDNAX was established as the parent company of Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc. and American Anesthesiology, Inc.