Departments

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Down Syndrome Clinic

Children's National Health System has the only dedicated Down syndrome clinic in the Washington, DC, metropolitan area. The clinic is a specialized program coordinated through the Division of Genetics and Metabolism.

Ear, Nose and Throat (Otolaryngology)

Our pediatric ENT (otolaryngology) experts provide advanced, comprehensive services for children.

Eating Disorders Clinic

The Eating Disorders Clinic treats adolescents and teens with eating disorders.

Electrophysiology

Learn about our specialized pediatric electrophysiology department for diagnosing and treating arrhythmias in children.

Emergency Medicine and Trauma Services

Children’s Emergency Medicine and Trauma Center is the only Level I Pediatric Trauma Center in the Washington, DC, area, as verified by the American College of Surgeons.

Endocrinology and Diabetes

The Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes at Children's National Health System is the largest endocrinology program in the mid-Atlantic region. When you entrust your child's care our specialists, you can be assured that leading experts in the field are helping your child.

Epilepsy - Comprehensive Pediatric Epilepsy Program (CPEP)

Whether your child had one seizure or is diagnosed with epilepsy, finding a pediatric specialist is an important step in getting quality care and support for your child and family.

Epilepsy, Neurophysiology, and Critical Care Neurology

The Division of Epilepsy, Neurophysiology, and Critical Care Neurology combines the expertise of highly specialized pediatric professionals focused on the diagnosis and treatment of neurological conditions that require ongoing treatment and support.

Executive Function Program

The Executive Function Program provides advanced care for patients with known or suspected neurological disorders, injuries, or other conditions which affect aspects of executive function.

Experimental Therapeutics

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

Fetal Heart Program

When your baby needs the most advanced cardiac care, Children’s National Heart Institute is the preeminent provider of fetal cardiac services in the Washington, DC, metropolitan area.

Fetal Medicine Institute

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

Food Allergy Program

Correctly identifying a food allergy can be difficult. So, it’s important that your child sees pediatric specialists with particular expertise in food allergy.

Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Our gastroenterology experts provide expert diagnosis and treatments for children with digestive, liver, and nutrition disorders.

Gender and Sexuality Development Program

Children's National offers two related programs for children and families, and facilitates opportunities for parents to interact and support one another.

General and Community Pediatrics

Children's National Health System has the largest pediatric presence in the Washington, DC, area. Our primary care practices are one way we carry out Children's mission to expand access to quality health care and improve health outcomes for children in the community.

General and Thoracic Surgery

The pediatric surgical experts at Children’s National in Washington, DC, provide advanced, comprehensive surgical care for infants, children, and teenagers.

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.