Shriners Children's treats second degree burns or partial thickness burns which destroy the top and middle layers of the skin.
Shriners Children's treats first degree burns, which are considered superficial injuries that damage the top-most layer 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.
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 car...
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 suffere...
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2021/01/Boston-Shriners-Hospital-patient-inspired-to-pursue-a-medical-degree
Boston Shriners Hospital patient inspired to pursue a medical degree
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 ...
To fix intestinal obstruction caused by Hirschsprung's disease, the pull-through surgical procedure removes the diseased section of the intestine and pulls the healthy portion down to the anus.
Sunburns can be surprisingly serious. When your child is treated at Shriners Children’s you know the outcome is in the hands of the medical leaders in burn care.