Conditions

From the beginning of care, through treatment, and into recovery, we provide an experience that’s right for children and families. Children’s National Health System provides a wide range of clinical services and specialties dedicated to improving children’s health.

Pediatric Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy is a lifelong condition affecting communication between the brain and muscles, causing a state of uncoordinated movement and posturing. 

Pediatric Myasthenia Gravis

Myasthenia gravis is a complex autoimmune disorder in which antibodies destroy neuromuscular connections.

Pediatric Cerebrovascular Disorders

Cerebrovascular disorders refer to a number of conditions that in children are typically linked to congenital malformations (conditions the child was born with), of the arteries and/or veins that circulate the blood supply throughout the brain.

Pediatric Hydrocephalus

Hydrocephalus is a condition in which there is excessive fluid in and around the brain. It occurs from a lack of absorption, blockage of flow, or overproduction of the cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) that's made inside the ventricles.

Pediatric Concussion

The term mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) is used interchangeably with the term concussion.