Robert Henshaw, MD Orthopaedic Surgeon



Robert Henshaw, MD, is the director of Orthopaedic Oncology at Children’s National Health System. Dr. Henshaw is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery and orthopaedic oncology. He is renowned for introducing minimally invasive procedures for children with bone tumors and performing cutting-edge limb sparing surgery. He is also an Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Georgetown University School of Medicine.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Orthopedic Oncology, 1997
    Washington Hospital Center
  • Residency Program, Orthopedic Surgery, 1995
    University of California at Los Angeles
  • Internship Program, General Surgery, 1991
    University of California at Los Angeles
  • MD, 1990
    Tufts University School of Medicine
  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, 1986
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Robert Henshaw

Patient story

Jessica's Story

"Miracles do happen! I thank the doctors and nurses at Children's National, and the special clinical trials for helping make this miracle happen."

Christine's Story

Patient story

"A piece of advice; if your child has surgery on the dominant hand first, be sure you budget plenty of time to be their caregiver as they will need help with homework, getting dressed, and maybe even eating."

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