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At Children's National, we treat the whole child, paying special attention to your child's physical and emotional needs. Discover more information about available treatments from the General and Thoracic Surgery team.

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Our pediatric surgical experts perform minimally invasive procedures for infants, children, and teenagers.

Esophageal Surgery

Our pediatric surgical experts perform advanced esophageal procedures, including anti-reflux surgery and peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM).

Surgical Endoscopy

Children's National trained and skilled pediatric gastroenterologists perform endoscopy and colonoscopy with biopsies as part of the diagnosis and management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease. A pediatric anesthesiologist manages the anesthesia in each case. Our endoscopy suite has experienced nurses and techs who support the patient throughout the procedure.