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.
Chemotherapy is the use of anticancer drugs to treat cancer cells.
Our oncology (cancer) team offers access to experimental therapeutics, including the newest anticancer drugs.
Radiation therapy (also called radiation oncology) uses special kinds of energy waves or particles to fight cancer.
Our pediatric surgical experts perform minimally invasive procedures for infants, children, and teenagers.
When Joey was 10-years-old, he was sent to Children's National and diagnosed with leukemia. Today, Joey is 16-years-old and cancer-free. He is enjoying his junior year of high school and playing baseball.
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