Children's orthopedic clinic planned
The South District Elks Lodges, in cooperation with the Illinois Elks Children’s Care Corporation, plan to sponsor a free children’s orthopedic assessment clinic on Friday, May 31.
The clinic is scheduled from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., by appointment only, at Marshall Browning Hospital in Du Quoin.
Appointments can be made by calling the Illinois Elks Children’s Care office at 1-800-272-0074 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. There are no charges for any services at this clinic.
No medical referral is necessary for the clinic, but physicians are welcome to refer patients to the clinic for a specific reason or second opinion.
School nurses are welcome to refer children and families to the clinic.