For children with clubfoot, hip disorders, scoliosis, hand and upper extremity disorders, limb deficiencies, spina bifida, cerebral palsy, sports injuries and a host of other orthopaedic conditions, Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center — Lexington provides families expertise in a family-centered environment. The following is a list of conditions we care for:
Please note that conditions not included in the above list will be considered on a case-by-case basis with consideration given to the expert care provided at other Shriners Hospitals. If, during the referral/inquiry process, our clinical team determines the patient’s needs would be best met at another Shriners Hospitals for Children location, the patient will be referred.
Our specialists provide a comprehensive approach to meeting each child’s individual needs through expert evaluation and treatment. All care and services are provided regardless of the families’ ability to pay. As a team working with parents or guardians, our goal is to restore each child physically, emotionally and socially. Patients and families can expect to benefit from the expertise of a multi-disciplinary team that includes:
Children with a variety of diagnoses are evaluated in the motion analysis center. These diagnoses include, but are not limited to, cerebral palsy, brachial plexus injuries, myelomeningocele, limb deficiency, arthrogryposis, prosthetics, foot abnormalities and spine abnormalities.
Our research team is engaged in clinical trials and scientific research to advance patient outcomes. Current research projects include: