Pediatric heart surgeons at Children’s National perform a high volume of lifesaving surgeries ranging from the most complex congenital problems to the more common issues, all with children’s neurodevelopment in mind.
If a child needs heart surgery, our Division of Cardiac Surgery at Children’s National is there to provide compassionate, world-class expertise. Our dedicated team of heart surgeons uses groundbreaking innovation and state-of-the-art technology to make sure your child gets the best possible care.
In addition to our team of internationally renowned heart surgeons and pediatric cardiologists, we provide:
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.
Tyson and Tyler's Story
Division Chief, Cardiac SurgeryCo-Director, Children's National Heart Institute
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Advanced Practice Provider Education Lead