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.

Clinical Trials

Our oncology (cancer) team provides expert care for children with cancer, including access to clinical trials.

Experimental Therapeutics Program

Experimental Therapeutics

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


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


Radiation therapy (also called radiation oncology) uses special kinds of energy waves or particles to fight cancer.

Cancer Surgery

Our expert surgical oncology team provides the full spectrum of surgical treatment for children with cancer.