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Robert Henshaw, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon
Bio

Biography

Robert Henshaw, MD, is the director of Orthopaedic Oncology at Children’s National Health System. Dr. Henshaw is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery and orthopaedic oncology. He is renowned for introducing minimally invasive procedures for children with bone tumors and performing cutting-edge limb sparing surgery. He is also an Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Georgetown University School of Medicine.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Orthopedic Oncology, 1997
    Washington Hospital Center
  • Residency Program, Orthopedic Surgery, 1995
    University of California at Los Angeles
  • Internship Program, General Surgery, 1991
    University of California at Los Angeles
  • MD, 1990
    Tufts University School of Medicine
  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, 1986
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Robert Henshaw

Brayden S 3

Brayden S.'s Story

From the outside, Brayden Schofield seems like a regular six-year-old boy who loves sharks, snakes, and playing with his little brother. But what most people don’t know is that Brayden’s life – and left arm – was saved by a rare bone tumor surgery performed by a team of doctors at Children’s National Health System.

Amira rides a horse

Amira's Story

Despite the past decade spent in and out of the hospital, Amira has her sights set on a bright future and doesn’t allow her diagnosis to define who she is.

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Megan Bellagamba's Story

Megan Bellagamba

Megan Bellagamba was inspired to become a nurse after her twin nieces were born prematurely and she saw the great care they received during their early days in the NICU. She saves lives at the hospital and during her personal time as fellow patron at a restaurant in Virginia, Pam Weil, recounts.

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