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.

Clinical Trials

Our oncology (cancer) team provides expert care for children with cancer, including access to clinical trials.


Chemotherapy is the use of anticancer drugs to treat cancer cells.

Experimental Therapeutics Program

Experimental Therapeutics Program

With exclusive access to new treatments, the Experimental Therapeutics Program at Children’s National offers renewed hope for a good outcome to all families.


Radiation therapy (also called radiation oncology) uses special kinds of energy waves or particles to fight cancer.

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Our pediatric surgical experts perform minimally invasive procedures for infants, children, and teenagers.

Isabel's Story

Children's National Health System

As a pediatric nurse at Children's National, I never imagined that my child would be sick.

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