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Programs and Services
We take a team approach to care, where all specialties and departments are totally integrated to offer the best care for each patient and family. Our team collaborates with specialists in other departments to offer the best care possible.
Learn more about the specialized services we provide for our pediatric heart patients:
We perform hundreds of catheterization procedures every year. We treat children with the most complex heart, blood vessel, and valve conditions. We have one of the highest success rates for cardiac catheterization procedures. Learn more about Cardiac Catheterization.
We help families with known or suspected inherited heart diseases receive early detection and treatment. Learn more about our Cardiogenetics Program.
At Children’s National we recognize the need for early heart care screening and intervention for cancer patients. We were the first in the region to create a pediatric Cardio-Oncology Program dedicated to the heart care of cancer patients. Learn more about our Cardio-Oncology Program.
Our pediatric electrophysiologists perform ablations and other procedures to correct abnormal heart rhythms, with a success rate close to 98 percent. Learn more about Cardiac Electrophysiology.
We treat children who are newly diagnosed with Kawasaki disease as well as children who have developed coronary artery aneurysms as a result of having Kawasaki disease. Learn more about the Children’s National Kawasaki Disease Program.
Children diagnosed with heart conditions before they are born receive comprehensive, expert care from our fetal cardiology specialists. Learn more about our Prenatal Cardiology Program.
We work with children and teenagers who may be at risk for heart disease. We help them take steps to lower their risk factors and maintain a healthy lifestyle. Learn more about Preventive Cardiology.
Adults with congenital heart disease have unique heart care needs. Our program, in conjunction with MedStar Washington Hospital Center, helps your child transition seamlessly from pediatric to adult care. Learn more about the Washington Adult Congenital Heart program.