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Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport

3100 Samford Ave. Shreveport, LA 71103

Shreveport, LA


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Founded in 1922, Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport was the first hospital established in the Shriners Hospitals for Children system. In over nine decades of providing pediatric orthopaedic care, the hospital has built and enhanced its reputation for excellence, attracting leading surgeons to its medical staff and developing relationships with major regional health care institutions.

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport offers comprehensive care for a full range of orthopaedic conditions, specializing in care for:

Orthopaedic conditions treated:

Spine conditions

Muscular/neuromuscular disorders

Hip, knee and leg

Hand, arm and shoulder

Other orthopaedic conditions and diseases

Conditions not listed above will be considered on a case-by-case basis with consideration given to the expert care provided by this and other Shriners Hospitals for Children. If, during the referral/inquiry process, our clinical team determines the patient’s needs would be best met at another Shriners Hospitals for Children, we will refer the patient to the appropriate hospital.

Collaborative approach to care

The specialists at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Shreveport provide a comprehensive approach to meeting each child’s individual needs through expert evaluation and treatment. Our goal is to foster and maximize the social, physical and psychological development of our patients. A team of professionals who coordinate the child’s treatment evaluates every child. All care and services are provided regardless of the families’ ability to pay.

The medical team

Chief of Staff
John A. Fox, M.D.

Emily Naus, M.D.
Olga Willett, M.D.

Hand Surgery
Ann Hollister, M.D.
M.E. Milstead, M.D.

Pediatric Orthopaedics
Claire Beimesch, M.D.
Janay McKie, M.D.
Tracy J. Roberts, M.D.

Orthopaedics/Joint Specialist
H. Ryan Bicknell, M.D.

Anthony Sin, M.D.

Don Holton, M.D.

Thomas Pressly, M.D.
Sarwat Umer, M.D.

Sports Medicine
Craig Springmeyer, M.D.
Patrick Massey, M.D.

Schedule an appointment

New patients/fractures

Call: 800-830-0606 or 318-226-3314

Current patients

Call: 318-226-3313