Shriners Hospitals for Children - Boston and Springfield


Boston Overview

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Boston is a pediatric specialty hospital, research and teaching center. It is one of the world’s leading centers for pediatric burn care and is the only exclusively pediatric verified burn center in New England. In addition to burn care, our team specializes in plastic, reconstructive and laser surgery, and cleft lip and palate care.

We accept patients up to the age of 18 and treat children regardless of their families’ ability to pay. Our family-centered approach to care means we don’t just treat the child’s physical injury, we heal the child physically and emotionally, and support the entire family during the treatment and recovery process.

Hospital Highlights

• Patients come from across Massachusetts, around New England and from 70 different countries
• 30-bed inpatient unit, including four ICU level beds
• Outpatient clinic open Monday – Friday
• Affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School
• Patient care and support services include
    o Physical, occupational, recreation and music therapy
    o Speech therapy
    o Nutritional services
    o School re-entry program

Springfield Location

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Springfield is unique in its ability to provide exceptional, specialized pediatric orthopaedic, rheumatology and cleft lip and palate care using the latest innovations in diagnosis and treatment.

The hospital is designed exclusively for children, offering a full range of inpatient and outpatient services under one roof, so children can receive care and treatment in one building. Appointments with physicians and clinicians in various departments throughout the hospital can be conveniently scheduled for the same day.

Area Attractions

Shriners Hospital Boston Area Attractions:

TD Bank Garden:


Faneuil Hall Market Place and Quincy Market:


Boston's North End:


Museum of Science:



Shriners Hospital Springfield Area Attractions: