Becoming a Patient

Thank you for your interest in becoming a patient at Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children!  Please carefully read the following information regarding our admission policies:

General Orthopedics / Scoliosis

If you are looking to apply for treatment in General Orthopedics / Scoliosis at TSRHC’s main campus in Dallas, please obtain a completed and signed physician referral with our Patient Referral Information Form:

Dyslexia & Learning Disorders

If you are looking to apply for our Luke Waites Center for Dyslexia and Learning Disorders located in TSRHC’s main campus in Dallas, please complete our Application for Evaluation in the Center for Dyslexia:

Sports Medicine Center

If you are looking to request an appointment for a sports-related injury or problem at our Sports Medicine Center in Plano, contact us through our online form or call 469-515-7100:

Need Help?

For help with the general orthopedics or dyslexia application process, please contact Patient Access at 214-559-7477 or 800-421-1121, ext. 7477, or through email at tsrhpa@tsrh.org.

For questions regarding appointments at the Sports Medicine Center, please call 469-515-7100 or email sportsmedicine@tsrh.org

Financial Assistance Program 

Since the hospital's inception in 1921, TSRHC has treated patients regardless of the family's ability to pay. The hospital relies on the generosity of individuals, organizations, foundations and corporations to continue its mission.

For information about our Financial Assistance Program, view our Charity Care Policy (English / Spanish) and our Financial Assistance Checklist (English / Spanish).

Download our Financial Assistance / Charity Care Application (English / Spanish)

For questions regarding our Financial Assistance Program, please call 214-559-8630.  


Note: TSRHC is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and is a member of the National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions, American Hospital Association, Texas Hospital Association and Dallas/Fort Worth Hospital Council.

Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children (TSRHC) does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission, treatment or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment. For further information about this policy, please contact:

Provider Name: Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children (TSRHC)
Contact Person / Section 504 Coordinator: Administrator
Telephone number: 214-559-7602
TDD or State Relay number: 1-800-735-2989