Shriners Children's treats second degree burns or partial thickness burns which destroy the top and middle layers of the skin.
At Shriners Children's our team is skilled at treating third degree burns, also referred to as full thickness burns, which are among the most serious burn injuries.
Shriners Children's treats first degree burns, which are considered superficial injuries that damage the top-most layer of the skin.
World-renowned burn care expertise at Shriners Children's provides hope and life-changing care to children with fourth degree burns.
Shriners Children’s treats all levels and types of burns, including chemical burns, electrical burns and flame burns. Our pediatric burn care treatment plans are personalized and can include wound care, scar management and reconstruction.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2020/10/Carries-inspiring-story-of-healing
Just three days before her 17th birthday, Carrie was in a horrific car accident less than five miles from her home. She sustained second, third and fourth degree burns over 70% of her body and suffered a serious brain injury. Carrie was airlifted to Massachusetts General Hospital, then transferred t...
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2020/11/Lucys-story
Thirteen-year-old Lucy’s journey with the Boston Shriners Hospital began in 2018, when she suffered second and third degree burns over 28% of her body due to a hot water accident while on vacation in Maine.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2022/10/Olivias-Story
8-year-old Olivia received third-degree scald burns when a pot a boiling water accidentally spilled down her back. Thirteen years later she and her family are grateful for the transformative burn care and advanced reconstructive care Olivia received at Shriners Children's Boston.
At Shriners Children's our team uses advanced diagnostics and innovative treatments to care for electrical burns.
At Shriners Children’s our burn care team uses advanced diagnostics and innovative treatments to care for children with chemical burns.