Shriners Programs Fast-tracks Patients

SPRINGFIELD — At Shriners Hospital for Children, accessing pediatric orthopaedic care just got a lot easier and faster for families with children under the age of 18.
Parents can now call (413) 735-1234 to make an appointment for their child to be evaluated by an orthopaedic specialist. Intake coordinators are scheduling appointments for new patients to be seen within two weeks in most instances.


Physicians may also call this number to make referrals for their pediatric patients. For more information on accessing care and to learn more about the services provided by Shriners Hospital, visit the Web site at www.shrinershq.org