Video Series: Our Team
Health Topics: Obesity
Susma Vaidya, M.D. talks about the IDEAL Clinic, part of the Obesity Program at Children's National.
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Invest in future cures for some of life's most devastating diseases
Children's National Health System's expert bariatric surgery team uses LAP-BAND®, a weight-loss procedure for those who are at least 18 years old.
Our expert pediatric surgery team performs sleeve gastrectomy, a weight-loss procedure for adolescents.
Learn about bariatric (weight-loss) surgery for children and teens at our teen-centered Bariatric Surgery Program.