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About us

About us

The medical staff at Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center — Lexington consists of board certified physicians and surgeons who are highly qualified, caring and prominent in their specialties. The Lexington Shriners Medical Center doctors provide initial evaluations and ongoing care at the medical center as members of the Lexington Shriners Medical Center team, collaborating with other clinicians every day. Multiple services associated with orthopaedics, such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, prosthetics, orthotics, care coordination/case management, social services and inpatient/outpatient care, are all provided under one roof.

The distinguished medical team includes leaders and members of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, Scoliosis Research Society, Association of Children’s Prosthetics and Orthotics Clinics and other noted medical organizations. Many physicians also hold teaching positions at University of Kentucky College of Medicine. Consulting specialists are available as needed to ensure the finest, most up-to-date medical care is given to the newborns, children and teens we are privileged to care for.

We consistently receive high patient and family satisfaction rankings by Press Ganey (an independent company that measures over 40 separate elements of the family experience) and 98 percent of families who receive care at Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center — Lexington recommend us to others.

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Ambulatory Surgical Center accreditation

Shriners Hospitals for Children Ambulatory Surgery Center — Lexington is accredited by The Joint Commission.

Designated Specialty Health Clinic

Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center — Lexington is designated by the Commonwealth of Kentucky to operate as a specialty health clinic that meets all standards required by the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services for outside, diagnostic and treatment services limited to pediatric patients. The Specialty Health Clinic designation is granted to those organizations that demonstrate excellent multidisciplinary care, including ongoing assessments, plans and documented follow-up for patients and families.

Designated Rehabilitation Clinic

Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center — Lexington is designated by the Commonwealth of Kentucky as a Rehabilitation Clinic that meets all standards required by the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services. The Rehabilitation Clinic designation is granted to those organizations that demonstrate excellent multidisciplinary care, including ongoing assessments, plans and documented follow-up for pediatric patients and their families.

Our commitment to the community

Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center — Lexington, like the other U.S.-based medical facilities in the Shriners Hospitals for Children health care system, reaffirms its commitment to excellence of care through the development of its Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA). The CHNA is a requirement for tax-exempt hospitals to engage their servicing community every three years and assess their health needs. Based on the findings, we have developed an action plan to work alongside community stakeholders to address the health needs of the community.

   
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