The health and safety of our patients, families and staff is our highest priority. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts is requiring hospitals to meet established criteria as part of the state’s reopening plan. The Springfield Shriners Hospital submitted its Phase 1 attestation on May 29, 2020, its Phase 2 attestation on June 9, 2020, and its Phase 3 attestation on July 8, 2020.

If your child has an upcoming appointment, please contact your local Shriners Hospitals for Children location.

Screening protocol and updated policies at the Springfield Shriners Hospital.

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Rubini Pathy, M.D., FRCSC

Rubini Pathy, M.D., FRCSC

Rubini Pathy, M.D., FRCSC, is a fellowship-trained pediatric orthopaedic surgeon and the medical director for the motion analysis center at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Springfield. Prior to medical school, Dr. Pathy completed her Bachelor of Science in physical therapy at the University of Western Ontario, Canada, and enjoyed working as a physical therapist for five years in Toronto, Canada. Dr. Pathy completed medical school at the University of Toronto, Canada. and orthopedic surgery residency at McMaster University, Canada. She completed fellowships in pediatric orthopaedic surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, and British Columbia Children’s Hospital in Vancouver, Canada.

Dr. Pathy’s areas of subspecialty interest are neuromuscular disorders, gait analysis, hip disorders, foot and ankle disorders, lower extremity deformity and trauma.


  • Medical Degree, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, McMaster University, Canada
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Fellowship, Hospital for Special Surgery, N.Y.
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Fellowship, British Columbia Children’s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada