Children’s National is the only hospital in the Washington, DC, area that guarantees a pediatric anesthesiologist administers anesthesia for all patients at any time of the day and through the night, 24/7.
The Sickle Cell Disease Program at Children’s National is among the largest pediatric sickle cell disease programs in the country.
Children's National has one the largest and most active pediatric sickle cell programs in the country.
The Sheikh Zayed Institute’s Pain Medicine Care Complex is one of only a few programs in the country focused exclusively on managing pain for infants, children, and teens. When children are unable to express their pain in words, our pediatric specialists have the unique insight to help.
When your child is having surgery at Children’s National Health System, the Pre-Operative Care Clinic’s (POCC) team of pediatric professionals screens patients for surgery and creates a specific care plan for each patient.
From sickle cell disease to histiocyte disorders, Children’s National delivers expert care for any blood disorder diagnosis.
Certain illnesses and medications can affect the strength and density of a child’s bones. We created the Bone Health Program to help all young patients maintain strong bones and reduce the risk of broken bones (fractures) and other injuries.
Our blood and bone marrow disease experts provide advanced transplant procedures for children and teenagers.