Expert pediatric care

Shriners Hospitals for Children – Cincinnati is one of only four freestanding hospitals in the country dedicated to the treatment of pediatric burns and specializing in plastic and reconstructive surgery. Our physicians’ experience and expertise in pediatric burn treatment, cleft lip and palate, complex wound and skin conditions, and plastic and reconstructive surgery makes Shriners Hospitals for Children – Cincinnati a first choice for care.

Shriners Hospitals for Children – Cincinnati is a world-renowned pediatric burn center, and our award-winning medical and nursing staffs are expert at providing quality medical care. Our philosophy of family-centered care helps children and families through challenging health crises and conditions.

Shriners Hospitals for Children accepts patients for treatment based solely on a child’s medical needs, regardless of  a family’s ability to pay.

 Our Mission

Shriners Hospitals for Children’s mission is to provide the highest quality care to children within a compassionate and family-centered environment. This mission is carried out without regard to race, color, creed, sex or sect, or ability of a family to pay.

What makes Shriners Hospitals for Children  Cincinnati superior?

Award-Winning Medical Staff:  Our physicians have a combined 158 years of experience in pediatric burn care and plastic and reconstructive surgery. Many of our physicians have been named regional Top Doctors by their peers.

Verified Burn Center:  The Cincinnati hospital is recognized as a verified burn center by the American Burn Association and the American College of Surgeons. This distinction recognizes the immense clinical research done on behalf of our patients as well as the depth of our support services. Shriners Hospitals for Children® — Cincinnati is the only verified pediatric burn center in Southern Ohio.

Cleft Lip & Palate Team Designation: The Cincinnati hospital is recognized as a Cleft Lip and Palate Team by the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association and Cleft Palate Foundation.

Magnet™ Designation:  The Cincinnati hospital has been Magnet™ recognized since 2008. Magnet™ recognition provides consumers with the ultimate benchmark to measure the quality of care that they can expect to receive.

Press Ganey Summit Award:  Our Outpatient Services department has received the Summit Award every year since 2006. Summit Award winners must rank in the 95th percentile – the top 5 percent in the country.

Joint Commission Accredited:  Shriners Hospitals for Children – Cincinnati is fully accredited by the Joint Commission.

Critical Care Transport Team:  The Cincinnati hospital has the nation’s only pediatric burn air transport service.

Our Core Values

  • Excellence
  • Innovation
  • Commitment
  • Integrity
  • Teamwork
  • Stewardship