Video Series: Cancer and Blood Disorders
Health Topics: Cancer
Jackson was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor at two years old. Now, he is healthy and thriving thanks to the experts at Children's National. Read his story.
"I am so thankful to the wonderful staff at Children's National...they make Serena feel like she is one in a million and always know how to help make her smile."
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Children’s National was ranked among the top 10 pediatric hospitals in the nation by U.S.News & World Report. We were also ranked in all 10 specialties for the fifth year in a row. In fact, our Neonatology, Neurology/ Neurosurgery, and Gastroenterology/ GI Surgery programs were in the top 10 nationwide.
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Northern Virginia Magazine has named more than 45 Children’s National Health System physicians to their list of 2015 “Top Doctors.” The leading pediatric physicians included in this elite list represent many specialties within Children’s National including Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Endocrinology, Hematology/Oncology, Neonatology, Otolaryngology, Urology, and Surgery.
A series of studies presented at the 51st meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) revealed changes in therapy and personalized treatment that could significantly improve outcomes for children with advanced stage Wilms tumors, the most common kidney cancer of childhood.