UPDATE: LIMITING VISITORS TO ONE PARENT and ONE CHILD / Visitation Policy Reminder

At Shriners Hospitals for Children, the health and safety of our patients, families, volunteers and staff is our top priority. With the rapidly evolving situation regarding coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), we are closely monitoring updates and alerts from local health departments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and are actively following their recommendations.

Please note that Shriners Hospitals for Children does not administer COVID-19 testing or treatment at this time. If your child has an upcoming appointment and you or your child are exhibiting a cough, fever, chills, shortness of breath or flu like symptoms, please contact your local Shriners Hospitals for Children location to reschedule the appointment.

For the latest updates about COVID-19, please visit the CDC website.

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Contact information

Contact information

Built on the philosophy that people can make a positive difference in the lives of others, Shriners Hospitals for Children — Houston is committed to the community and welcomes involvement from interested individuals. Information on the patient referral process, volunteer opportunities, donor recognition, as well as hospital tours, presentations about the hospital and other programs, are just a phone call away.

Hospital address

Shriners Hospitals for Children — Houston
6977 Main St.
Houston, TX 77030

General information

713-797-1616

Patient referral center

New patient intakes and referrals

Phone: 713-793-3765 or 1-800-853-1240
Fax: 713-793-3770
Email

Physician patient referrals

Kenya Gibbs, Physician Liaison
713-793-3966
Email

Development/donations

Thomas Sloan 
Donor Development Director 
713-793-3709
Email

Debra Richmond 
Donor Development Officer
713-793-3947
Email

Nely Sanchez
Development Assistant
713-793-3931
Email

Public relations – media inquiries

Imelda Vera
Public Relations Assistant
713-793-3725
Email

Concerns, compliments and suggestions

Do you have feedback about your care or your safety while at Shriners Hospitals for Children? View our Concerns, Compliments and Suggestions document for additional information. 

Other important numbers

Administration 
713-793-3702
Appointment scheduling (established patients) 
713-793-3927
Care management 
713-793-3757
Child life 
713-793-3814
Human resources 
713-793-3837
Inpatient care unit 
713-793-3800
Family lodging 
713-793-3757
Fundraising/donations 
713-793-3931
Medical records 
713-793-3939
Medical staff 
713-793-3776
Nutrition services 
713-793-3826
Patient rooms 
713-793-3800
Patient transportation 
713-793-3757
POPS (orthotics and prosthetics) 
713-793-3867
Rehabilitation services (physical and occupational therapy) 
713-793-3786
Surgery 
713-793-3817
Volunteer services 
713-793-3700