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
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