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.

Chemotherapy

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

Experimental Therapeutics

Our oncology (cancer) team offers access to experimental therapeutics, including the newest anticancer drugs.

Radiation

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.

Serena's Story

"I am so thankful to the wonderful staff at Children's National...they make Serena feel like she is one in a million and always know how to help make her smile."

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