At Children's National, we treat the whole child, paying special attention to both their physical and emotional needs.
Here are some of the particular treatments we use to care for our patients.
Cardiac catheterization is a specialized procedure in which a long, flexible tube (catheter) is inserted into a blood vessel (usually in the leg) and guided into the heart, allowing a close look at the structures inside.
Learn about the Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve Therapy, an advanced treatment for pulmonary valve disease.
Our heart specialists offer expert treatment for ASD closure, including Amplatzer® and Gore® Helex® Septal Occluders.
Learn about our expert cardiac catheterization procedures to treat ventricular septal defect (VSD), helping children avoid surgery.
A lead must be removed when it becomes infected or causes a mechanical problem in the heart.
Our expert pediatric electrophysiology specialists have years of experience performing cardiac ablation procedures for children.