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.

Cardiac Surgery

Cardiac Surgery

Learn more about the comprehensive, expert care we provide for infants and children in our heart surgery program.

Cardiology

Cardiology

Children’s National Heart Institute, an international leader in comprehensive cardiac care for infants, children, and adults.

Fetal and Transitional Medicine

Fetal and Transitional Medicine

Our fetal medicine team provides specialized, expert care for babies during pregnancy, delivery, and the postnatal period.

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.

Neurology

Neurology

We have the largest pediatric neuroscience team in the country that offers their vast experience to patients and families.

Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery

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

Oncology

Oncology

Our oncology (cancer) team provides personalized treatment plans for children with cancer, including access to clinical trials.

Sheikh Zayed Institute International Patient

International Patients

Traveling abroad for medical care brings many additional challenges for families. The Global Services team assists our families with every aspect of receiving care.

Christine's Story

"A piece of advice; if your child has surgery on the dominant hand first, be sure you budget plenty of time to be their caregiver as they will need help with homework, getting dressed, and maybe even eating."

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