Video Series: Our Patients
Health Topics: Surgery
Children's National Health System uses advanced surgical practices to provide the most safe and effective outcomes for our patients.
"Through the ups and downs and the uncertainty of what was to come, I asked questions. The surgical team was available to personally answer my questions."
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The Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation received a grant from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to form the National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation.
A team of researchers has identified potential links between microbes in patients with appendicitis that may lead to the development of faster, cheaper, and safer tests to diagnose appendicitis.
Doctors from the Sheikh Zayed Institute at Children’s National explain how they can create organ replicas through the use of 3D printers to help doctors develop strategies for operating on children.
In May 2009 Children's opened two new operating rooms for General and Thoracic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery as well as a new waiting area that increases the hospital's capacity to provide surgical services to children.