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Frequently Asked Questions About Having Surgery

We know surgery can be a stressful experience for your family, and Children’s National is dedicated to making this a smooth process for you. Our Center for Surgical Care is designed with a focus on family-centered care and allows your child to go through all the steps to prepare for surgery in one location. The center has private induction rooms, private and semi-private recovery bays, as well as a playroom. The recovery area is spacious and each bay provides families with comfort and privacy.

Before Surgery

Day of Surgery

After Surgery

Leaving the hospital and follow up