Otolaryngologist Pamela Mudd, MD, performed the first recurrent laryngeal nerve reinnervation at Children’s National this week, which restored 4-year-old Madison Jones' vocal strength.
At Children’s National Health System, our team of expert ear, nose, and throat specialists (called ENTs, or otolaryngologists) has a high level of experience and expertise in treating pediatric ENT disorders.
We are international leaders in the field of otolaryngology and a local, national, and international referral center for children with ear, nose, and throat disorders. Our team combines clinical excellence in a compassionate, child-friendly environment.
At Children’s National, we provide the full range of ENT services. Our team of experts is with you from your child’s initial evaluation through treatment and follow-up care. We take time to explain procedures to you in detail and answer any questions you may have.
Features of our ENT services include:
Our programs provide advanced, focused care for a wide range of pediatric conditions. The benefit of our clinics is that your child receives a comprehensive evaluation and expert treatment from a team of specialists, all in one location and highly trained in your child’s condition.
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Many children need to see an ear, nose, and throat (ENT) specialist at least once, most often for an ear infection. The ENTs at Children’s National provide the full spectrum of services for ENT conditions, no matter what your child needs.
Services we provide include:
Our goal is to maximize the quality of our patients’ lives and ease the stress on families. Children’s National provides many family-centered services because we understand that when a child is ill, it affects the entire family.
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"People always tell me 'You're so strong, I don't know how you got through it.' I like to say that you never know how strong you are or what you are capable of until you have no choice but to be strong."
Division Chief, Ear, Nose, and Throat (Otolaryngology)
Vice President & Chief Quality & Safety Officer
Children’s National Health System held a dedication ceremony for the hospital's first-of-its-kind pediatric center, the KARL STORZ Center of Excellence – Minimally Invasive Surgical Training Center.
We provide a healthcare experience designed with kids in mind, and deliver assurance when parents need it most.
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We see children from around Washington, DC, across the nation, and around the world.
Our providers represent medical and surgical specialties, family practice, and general pediatrics.
Our pediatric specialists work closely to ensure an integrated approach to caring for each child and family.
We offer resources for families to help answer questions and ease their experience.
We value our network of referring physicians and staff and offer resources for medical education and referring patients.
We provide suggested treatments to compliment top-notch medical education and experience.