If your child has a condition treated by the Shriners for Children Medical Center, they may be referred by their pediatrician or primary care physician; however, you may also contact the medical center directly to request that your child be seen by one of our specialists. Your referral coordinator will partner with you to gather the necessary information to allow our physician leadership to evaluate whether your child can benefit from our care. Your file will be reviewed and an appointment scheduled as appropriate. All care is provided regardless of the families' ability to pay.
To request an appointment, call our patient coordinator at 626-389-9402 or 888-486-5437.
Have you been seen at our medical center before and need to connect with our outpatient clinic? Call: 626-389-9421
Schedule, reschedule or cancel a follow-up clinic appointment by calling 626-389-9402.
If you have questions about your scheduled surgery or the admission process, please call our surgery scheduler at 626-389-9520.
Admission is based on age and diagnosis. Any child up to the age of 18 is eligible for care, as long as the child’s condition is within the scope of services provided.
As the legal guardian of a new patient, you will receive a packet of information in the mail that includes the following items:
Our social worker will call you directly if your child’s condition is not within the scope of services provided at the Shriners for Children Medical Center. If we are unable to reach you by telephone, you will receive a letter in the mail.
You will need to bring several documents to your first appointment. Please use this checklist when preparing for your first appointment: