Institutes & Care Centers
We’re home to numerous institutes, centers, and specialty clinics collaborating on better ways to treat disease and nurture the whole child.
At the Children’s National Heart Institute our expert pediatric cardiac team offers advanced heart care with excellent outcomes for thousands of children every year. Heart Institute specialties and programs include: Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery, Cardiac Anesthesiology, Cardiac ICU, Adult Congenital Heart Disease, and Fetal Heart Program.
Our Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders is a multi-disciplinary program that brings together specialists in Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Hematology, Allergy and Immunology, Laboratory Medicine, Oncology, Pathology, Pharmacology, and Rheumatology.
At our Joseph E. Robert, Jr., Center for Surgical Care, we perform more than 17,000 surgeries each year. Our pediatric surgical specialties include: Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Trauma and Burns, Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine, Otolaryngology (ENT), Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Neurosurgery, and Urology.
Our Center for Neuroscience and Behavioral Health houses the Daniel and Jennifer Gilbert Neurofibromatosis Institute and the Pediatric Brain Tumor Institute, internationally recognized centers for the care of and research on the minds, behaviors, emotions, and neurological functions of children. Divisions include: Neurology, Neurosurgery, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Psychiatry, Psychology, Neuropsychology, Developmental Pediatrics, Genetics, and Hearing and Speech.
Our Center for Hospital-Based Specialties is a hub for disciplines providing critical and acute care, as well as diagnostic and therapeutic imaging. It encompasses Critical Care Medicine, Diagnostic Imaging and Radiology, Emergency Medicine, Endocrinology and Diabetes, Fetal Medicine Institute, Hospitalist Medicine, Infectious Disease, Neonatology, Respiratory Care, Pulmonary, Nephrology, and Transport Medicine.
The Diana L. and Stephen A. Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health offers a community-based model focused on primary care, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of pediatric health conditions. The center offers: Child and Adolescent Protection, Dentistry, Dermatology, General and Community Pediatrics, Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, and Mobile Health.