Shriners Hospitals for Children are known for providing world class health care. In association with the hospitals, Anah Shriners sponsor screening clinics to make sure children in need have access to care.

Locally, the next Anah Shrine screening clinic will be held Saturday, May 12, from 9 a.m. to noon at Waldo County Shrine Club, 85 Northport Ave., Belfast. For more information, contact Tom Woods, 338-2380, or Ryan Otis, 469-5604.

There is no cost for families to attend pediatric Orthopedic and Burn Injury medical screening clinics. No appointment is necessary.

Shriners Hospitals for Children specialize in the following:

Clubfoot, spina bifida (limited to the related orthopedic conditions), Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, bone infections, scoliosis, other spine deformities, chest wall deformities, hand and shoulder deformities, cleft lip and palate, Brittle Bone Disease, hip disorders, cerebral palsy (limited to the related orthopedic condition), burn injuries, port wine stains, hemangiomas, scarring and deformities of the face, specialized wound care and skin disorders, reconstructive and laser plastic surgery, and severe scarring resulting in contractures or interfering with mobility of the limb.