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Annual Outpatient Visits

9,456

Annual Surgeries & Procedures

2,769

Number of Beds

70

Hospital Specialty

Orthopedics, Plastics

Year Established

2008

About the Hospital

The CURE Children’s Hospital of Ethiopia is a pediatric orthopedic teaching hospital located in Ethiopia’s capital city, Addis Ababa. Opened in 2008, the hospital is a 70 bed, 4 operating room facility that provides high quality  orthopedic and plastic reconstructive surgical care for children with treatable disabilities.

Ethiopia is the second most populous country in Africa where the need for medical care is great. CURE Ethiopia is the only hospital specializing in pediatric orthopedic care. The hospital works alongside government hospitals in partnership and training to ensure both the development of sustainable service and continued healthcare system strengthening. In partnership with the AO Alliance and Pan African Academy of Christian Surgeons (PAACS), CURE Ethiopia provides didactic and clinical training in pediatric and advanced orthopedic techniques and is accredited by COSECSA as an international training site.

Through a combination of in-hospital care, mobile clinics, and clubfoot clinics, CURE Ethiopia is providing superior care for children with treatable disabilities.

Did You Know?

In Ethiopia, there are less than two orthopedic surgeons for every one million people

There are an estimated 2.7 million children in Ethiopia with treatable disabilities. Ethiopia is the 12th largest country in the world by population.

CURE Ethiopia houses one of only two physical therapy gait labs on the continent.