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Treatment Approach at Shriners Children's Texas

A Treatment Approach Unique to Your Child

Your child’s team of physicians and specialists will be created to suit their individualized care needs. Designing this personalized plan is important to us because we believe that your child deserves a care plan as unique and special as they are.

What You Can Expect

Before Your Visit

Prior to your initial visit, you will be asked to provide us with your child’s medical records and any insurance information. For details on what is required, please visit our Patient Information page.

During Your Visit

You’ll typically begin with a visit to our clinic. Here, we will evaluate your child and work with you to design a customized treatment plan.

After Your Visit

Following the clinical evaluation and care plan development, you and your child will be introduced to their individualized team of specialists. Procedures or follow-up appointments will be booked with members from your child’s team according to their care plan.

Our Commitment to You

We are committed to ensuring your child thrives at home, school and in their community. This includes providing your family with the highest quality of care, access to our in-house clinical services, traditional inpatient services and any other professional support services related to your child’s treatment plan.

Pediatric Specialty Care at Shriners Children's Texas

At Shriners Children's Texas, we have a team of physicians and specialists who are highly-trained and experienced in pediatric burn care. Our verified burn center specializes in treating children with a variety of different burn injuries ranging from mild to severe. Shriners Children's Texas also specializes in delivering the highest quality care to children with a variety of orthopedic conditions, complex wound and skin conditions, and plastic and reconstructive surgery.

Burn Care

Shriners Children’s Texas is a leading facility for pediatric burn treatment. Our physicians and experts provide specialized care to children with many different types of burn injuries.

When it comes to burns, treatment needs can vary quite a bit, so our specialists work with you to develop a care plan that best suits your child's needs. Beyond medical procedures, you can expect your child’s care plan to include physical therapy and emotional support specialists as part of their treatment and recovery process.

Complex Wound and Skin Conditions

Because of our expertise in burn care, our specialists at Shriners Children’s Texas are also highly-qualified to provide care for children with a variety of complex wound and skin conditions. Members of our burn treatment team are thoroughly trained and experienced in the care of children with major burns, soft tissue injuries and blistering skin disorders.

If your child has traumatic wounds or skin blistering due to severe skin infections, reactions, frostbite, or other aggressive irritation, our specialists can assess their condition and develop an appropriate care plan for them. This medical assessment is important because wounds and skin conditions don't always heal on their own. Proper medical care will drastically increase the likelihood of a good outcome for your child.

Orthopedic Care

Shriners Children's Texas is equipped to provide care for children with a wide range of orthopedic conditions. Our surgeons and specialists are regional leaders in pediatric orthopedic care.

If your child has an orthopedic condition that requires specialized treatment we design a comprehensive care plan unique to their condition. This plan can include surgery, rehabilitation, treatment and psychological support. Our team is committed to ensuring that your child receives an optimal outcome as a result of undergoing orthopedic care at our hospital.

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Our leading plastic and reconstructive surgery team at Shriners Children's Texas is one of the best in the region. Our team is highly qualified to perform a wide range of surgical procedures on scars, cleft lip and palate, burn-related injuries and other physical conditions affecting your child's health and well-being.

If your child requires plastic or reconstructive surgery for their condition, our specialists will work with you to develop a plan which focuses on providing optimal healing and the best possible outcome available.

We Understand the Unique Medical Needs of Children

We provide vital, pioneering treatment from birth to age 18. Here, children have the opportunity to be evaluated and treated by doctors recognized as the best by their peers.