When Sonny Alcairo arrived at the Shriners Hospital orthotics and prosthetics lab, he found the perfect fit. The opportunity to develop his technical skills while helping children achieve their goals has proved extremely satisfying to the veteran orthotist. It was February 1981, when Alcairo reported to work at the San Francisco Shriners Hospital. His previous…Read more on Hospital Pulse
When Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California opened in the spring of 1997, Gary Kiddie took a tour. He knew immediately he wanted to be part of something really big, something really special. So the longtime Mason, a proud member of the oldest fraternity in the world, added something extra to his life –…Read more Current News
Shriners is there to help your whole body and make you feel more comfortable with yourself.
— Michael Valencia, patient