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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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Tyson and Tyler's Story

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Before they had even entered the world, Children's National doctors had hatched a plan to safely deliver and then separate conjoined twins Tyson and Tyler.

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