Shriners screening in U.P.

MARQUETTE – Shriners Hospitals for Children-Twin Cities is holding a complimentary screening where children will be evaluated by one of their medical providers on Tuesday, Aug. 12.

Shriners Hospitals for Children provides comprehensive medical, surgical, and rehabilitative care for children with bone, muscle, or joint conditions regardless of insurance coverage or their ability to pay.

Screenings will be held on Aug.12, at Baraga County Memorial Hospital in L’Anse from 9 a.m. until noon, and at Marquette Masonic Center in Marquette from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

To make an appointment, please call 1-888-293-2832.

Shriners Hospitals for Children is a pediatric health care system dedicated to improving the lives of children by providing specialty care, innovative research and outstanding teaching programs. Children up to the age of 21 with orthopaedic conditions receive all care in a family-centered environment regardless of the patients’ ability to pay.

Shriners Hospitals for Children is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and relies on the generosity of donors. All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law.

To learn more about Shriners Hospitals for Children, visit