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Complimentary Screening Clinic for Children with Orthopedic Conditions

Posted on May 03, 2016

Orthopedic Institute in Sioux Falls will be hosting the Shriners Hospitals for Children complimentary screening clinic on Saturday, May 7th 2016, for children with orthopedic conditions. Children will be evaluated by a Shriners Hospitals for Children® medical provider who will provide a recommendation for treatment or second opinion. Shriners Hospitals for Children provides comprehensive medical, surgical, and rehabilitative care for children with orthopedic conditions regardless of insurance coverage or their ability to pay. If a child requires follow-up care at the hospital, complimentary transportation is available upon request.

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WHAT: Complimentary Pediatric Orthopedic Screening

WHEN: Saturday, May 7th 2016  8 AM – 12 PM

WHERE: Orthopedic Institute

810 E. 23rd Street (4th floor)

Sioux Falls, SD 57105

APPOINTMENTS: 612-596-6105 or 888-293-2832

Orthopedic Institute is proud to sponsor this complimentary screening clinic as a result of Dr. Walter Carlson’s relationship with the Shriners Hospitals for Children. Carlson, who is also a Shriner, has been involved with the Shriners’ mission to serve children since completing his pediatric orthopedic fellowship at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas, Texas.

Orthopedic Institute contact: Mary White



About Shriners Hospitals for Children

Shriners Hospitals for Children is a health care system of 22 hospitals dedicated to improving the lives of children by providing pediatric specialty care, innovative research, and outstanding teaching programs for medical professionals. Children up to age 18 with orthopedic conditions, burns, spinal cord injuries, and cleft lip and palate are eligible for care and receive all services in a family-centered environment, regardless of the ability to pay. Learn more atwww.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org/twincities