Treatments

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.

Children's pediatric surgeons prepare to implant a MAGnetic Expansion Control Spinal Growing Rod for children with scoliosis.

Pediatric Magnetically Controlled Growth Rod

Children’s National Health System is an early adopter of a magnet-based spinal growing rod technology that could become the gold standard for treating severe early onset scoliosis.

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

Children's National Health System orthopaedic experts provide advanced care for children and teens with orthopaedic conditions and sports injuries.

Pediatric VEPTR

Children's National Health System's orthopaedic experts use the VEPTR device to provide specialized care for children with severe chest and spine deformities.