Neurological disorders and injuries that affect the brain, including developmental problems and injury from an accident or birth trauma, can influence the way a child thinks, learns, and behaves, and how a child expresses emotions.
Children’s National has some of the world’s foremost experts in care for children with complex neurodevelopmental disorders affecting the brain and central nervous system.
We have the largest pediatric neuroscience team in the country that offers their vast experience to patients and families.
Our orthopaedic experts provide advanced care for children and teens with orthopaedic conditions and sports injuries.
Children's National has the only Pediatric Level I Trauma Center in the Washington, DC, area and accepts trauma patients from all geographic areas. We partner with the Maryland Shock Trauma System to provide coverage in Montgomery, Prince Georges', St. Mary's, Calvert, and Charles counties.
The Executive Function Program provides advanced care for patients with known or suspected neurological disorders, injuries, or other conditions which affect aspects of executive function.