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The Shrine's official philanthropy is Shriner's Hospitals for Children. This network of 22 pediatric orthopaedic and burn hospitals provides state of the art medical services regardless of the family's ability to pay. We currently support over 1900 children.

Shriners Hospitals for Children - Phoenix Clinics Schedule

All clinics are at Maricopa County Medical Center, 3rd Floor
2525 East Roosevelt, Phoenix Arizona

For a map to Maricopa County Medical Center...click here

May 06, 2016 - Salt Lake City Outreach Clinic 
Aug 05, 2016 - Los Angeles Outreach Clinic    
Aug 19, 2016 - Salt Lake City Outreach Clinic  
Nov 04, 2016 - Salt Lake City Outreach Clinic  


Frequently Asked Questions

How many hospitals do you have?
Twenty-two: 18 pediatric orthopaedic hospitals, three Shriners Burns Institutes, and one hospital that provides orthopaedic, burn, and spinal cord injury care.
Where are they located?
Twenty are in the U.S. : Boston ; Chicago ; Cincinnati ; Erie , PA ; Galveston , TX ; Greenville , SC ; Honolulu ; Houston ; Salt Lake City ; Lexington , KY ; Los Angeles ; Philadelphia ; Portland ; St. Louis ; Sacramento ; Shreveport , LA ; Spokane ; Springfield ; Tampa , FL ; and Minneapolis . The other two are in Montreal , Canada and Mexico City , Mexico.
Is there one here in Phoenix ? If not, where is the closest?
No. However, we do have an orthopaedic hospital in Los Angeles , Salt Lake City, and Shriners Burn Institute in Sacramento . We supply the transportation to these hospitals.
Where do you get patients for your hospitals?
We get them from all over- the U.S. , Canada , Mexico , portions of Latin America , and even some overseas countries.
What is the total Shrine membership?
More than 300,000.
How many Shrine locations are there?
There are 195 Shrine Temples, or chapters, throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, Republic of Panama, Puerto Rico, Germany, and Phillipines.
What was the first Shrine Temple?
Mecca Shriners, organized in New York City in 1872.
When did the first Shriners Hospital open, and where is it located?
In 1922, in Shreveport, La.
Where are the Shriners Hospitals located that provide burn care?
Galveston, Texas, (opened in 1966); Cincinnati (opened in 1968); Boston (opened in 1968); and Sacramento, Calif., (opened in 1997).
Where are the Shriners Hospitals located that provide spinal cord injury care?
Philadelphia (opened in 1980); Chicago (opened in 1983); and Sacramento, Calif., (originally opened in San Francisco in 1984).
What is the purpose of Shriners Hospitals for Children?
1) TREATMENT: To provide the highest quality care, encouraging the best recovery possible;
2) RESEARCH: To conduct research in orthopaedics, burns and spinal cord injury, and cleft lip and palate leading to improvements in quality of care and life; and 
3) EDUCATION: To train medical professionals in the treatment of orthopaedic disabilities, spinal cord injuries, burns and cleft lip and palate.
How much does it cost for a child to receive care at a Shriners Hospital?
Care and services at Shriners Hospitals are provided regardless of the family's ability to pay.
Where does the money come from to operate the 22 Shriners Hospitals?
Gifts, bequests, income from the endowment fund, hospital fundraising events and the annual assessment paid by every Shriner.
How much of the Shriners Hospitals operating budget is used directly for patient care and research at the hospitals?
Approximately 93 percent.
To date, how many children have been helped at the 22 Shriners Hospitals?
More than 1,000,000.
 
What kinds of orthopaedic problems do you treat at your hospitals?
Some of the most common include scoliosis (curvature of the spine), osteogenesis imperfecta (brittle bone disease), club foot, hand and back problems, limb deficiencies, leg length discrepancies, paralysis of limbs due to faulty congenital development of the spine and spinal nerves, rickets, and orthopaedic problems of cerebral palsy. (See below for complete list.)
Do you just treat Shriners’ kids?
No. Shriners Hospitals accept and treat any child (up to their 18 th birthday) if, in the opinion of the hospital’s chief of staff, the child can be helped. Our hospitals are open to all children without regard to race, religion or relationship to a Shriner.
How can I get my child admitted to your hospital?
Go to www.ShrinersHospitalsForChildren.org, select "Enter the site" and then "Refer a patient" in the top right corner and the hospital cloest to you or call 1-800-237-5055
If I donate a dollar to Shriners Hospitals, how much of that dollar actually goes to Shriners Hospitals?
One hundred percent.


What Shrine Hospitals Treat

Spinal Disorders
Scoliosis
Lordosis Kyphosis
  Herniated Disc Spondylolysthesis and Spondylolisthesis Marie Strumpel Disease (Rheumatoid Spondylitis)
       
Foot and Ankle Disease
Equinovarus
(Club Foot)
Metatarisus Adductus Pes Valgus
(Flat Foot)
  Talipes Calcaneovalgus Tarsal Coalition  
       
Limb, Hand, and Toe Disorders
Constricting Bands of Digits, Arms, and Toes Syndactyly of Fingers and Toes Absence of Limb, partial or complete
  Hand Problems Supernumerary Digits  
       
Limb Deficiency
Upper and Lower Extremeity Prosthesis    
       
Hip, Knee, and Leg Disorders
Developmental Dislocated Hip Legg-Perthes Disease (development problems of the hip) Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
  Genu Valgus & Varum Leg-Length Discrepancy Tibial and Femoral Torsion
       
Special Orthopaedic Problems
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis Osteomyelisis Osteogenesis Imperfecta (Brittle Bone Disease)
  Tendon Lacerations Chest Deformities Growth Problems
  Exostosis Non-Union Rickets
  Arthrogryposis    
       
Sports Injuries
Torn Meniscus Patellar Instability Knee Dislocation
  ACL Tear Shoulder Dislocation Ligament Tears in the Knee
       
Burn and Scar Revisions
Surgical treatment for burn scar residuals    
       
Neurological Problems
Orthpaedic Problems of Cerebral Palsy Musular Dystropy Orthopaedic Problems of Spina Bifida and Myleodysplasia
(paralysis of limbs due to faulty congenital development of the spine and spinal nerves)

 

 



Application for admission to Shriner's Hospitals for Children are available by clicking on the link: www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org or by calling toll-free 1-800-237-5055 in the United States or 1-800-361-7256 in Canada.

Shriner's Hospitals are located throughout North America in the United States, Canada, and Mexico.

Hospital Locations

Boston Burns Boston, Massachusetts
Canada Orthopaedic and Spinal Cord Research Montreal, Quebec
Chicago Orthopaedic and Spinal Cord Injury Chicago, Illinois
Cincinnati Burns Cincinnati, Ohio
Erie Orthpaedic Erie, Pennsylvania
Galveston Burns Galveston, Texas
Greenville Orthopaedic Greenville, South Carolina
Honolulu Orthopaedic Honolulu, Hawaii
Houston Orthopaedic Houston, Texas
Intermountain Unit Orthopaedic Salt Lake City, Utah
Lexington Orthopaedic Lexington, Kentucky
Los Angeles Orthopaedic Los Angeles, California
Mexico City Orthopaedic Mexico City, Mexico
Northern California Orthopaedic, Burns, and Spinal Cord Injury Sacramento, California
Philadelphia Orthopaedic and Spinal Cord Injury Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Portland Orthopaedic Portland, Oregon
Shreveport Orthopaedic Shreveport, Louisiana
Spokane Orthopaedic Spokane, Washington
Springfield Orthopaedic Springfield, Massachusetts
St. Louis Orthopaedic St. Louis, Missouri
Tampa Orthopaedic Tampa, Florida
Twin Cities Orthopaedic Minneapolis, Minnesota