Related Departments

We take a team approach to care, where all specialties and departments are totally integrated to offer the best care for each patient and family. Our team collaborates with specialists in other departments to offer the best care possible.

Dentistry Oral Health

Dentistry (Oral Health)

Children's Pediatric Dentistry is a comprehensive oral health program specifically designed for young patients, from check-ups to complex dental procedures, with a team that knows how to make a visit at the dentist’s less painful and more comfortable.

General and Thoracic Surgery

General and Thoracic Surgery

The pediatric surgical experts at Children’s National in Washington, DC, provide advanced, comprehensive surgical care for infants, children, and teenagers.

Genetics and Metabolism

Genetics and Metabolism

With more than 4,000 visits annually and 12 physicians, Children’s National is now the largest clinical genetics program in the United States.

Hearing and Speech

Hearing Restoration Program

Children’s National pediatric hearing and speech specialists provide diagnostic, treatment, and group therapy services for children with audiology (hearing) and communication disorders. Because these problems can affect a child’s development, we emphasize early diagnosis and early intervention.

Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery

Our neurosurgery experts provide advanced care for newborns and children with complex neurological conditions.

Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology

Our specialized pediatric ophthalmologists are experts at recognizing and treating complex eye conditions in infants and children.

Psychology

Psychology & Behavioral Health

Treating childhood psychological conditions requires a higher level of understanding and insight into the particular needs of young patients. Our child psychologists and other mental health professionals work exclusively with children and teens, and emphasize patient and family-focused care.