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Award-winning medical staff

Our physicians have years of experience in pediatric burn care and plastic and reconstructive surgery. Some of our physicians have been named regional "Top Doctors" by their peers.

Verified burn center

Shriners Children's Ohio is recognized as a verified burn center by the American Burn Association and the American College of Surgeons. This distinction recognizes the immense clinical research done on behalf of our patients, as well as the depth of our support services.

Cleft lip and palate team designation

The American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association and Cleft Palate Foundation recognizes Shriners Children's Ohio as a Cleft Lip and Palate Team.

Joint Commission accredited

Shriners Children's Ohio is fully accredited by the Joint Commission.

Patient and family experience

Shriners Hospitals for Children strive to deliver an exceptional experience for our patients and families. Our caregivers provide the highest quality and compassionate care to children with specialized health care needs. It is our goal to provide the best experience for the child and family!

Shriners Children's Ohio has been nationally recognized by Press Ganey Associates for excellence in patient satisfaction and service excellence. We have been recipients of Press Ganey’s Guardian of Excellence Award, which demonstrates achievement of a score 95 or better in overall patient experience. Shriners Children's Ohio consistently ranks in the top one percent among pediatric hospitals nationwide for patient and family satisfaction.

What our patients are saying about us:

“Everyone we came in contact with made sure we knew EVERY little detail about what would happen while there for surgery and afterwards. They made sure my son was comfortable before and after surgery. They were very on top of pain meds, etc.” – January 2018

“We were very pleased with the service, regarding our experience about our child’s burns. The exceptional service provided made us feel worry free.” – March 2018

“Staff is the best we have ever interacted with – the entire team is so refreshing to be around for anxious parents like us.” – June 2018

Likelihood to recommend hospital for ambulatory surgery chart

(Based on patient and family responses to Press Ganey survey. On a scale from 0 to 100, the average score of respondents when asked if they would recommend our hospital to others.)

Overall rating of care graph

(Based on patient and family responses to Press Ganey survey. On a scale from 0 to 100, the average score of respondents when asked to rate the overall experience for ambulatory services.)