Daniel's neurofibromatosis diagnosis had an added complication of scoliosis. Learn more about what led his family to travel from Peru to the United States to seek expert treatment at Children's National Hospital.
Children's National Helicopter - SkyBear

Welcome to a 360° virtual tour of Children’s National Hospital. Experience our space and discover what you can expect from a visit to our hospital. 

Ranked #5 in the United States and Ranked in All 10 Specialties

Children's National is ranked #5 in the United States by U.S. News & World Report. We're ranked #3 for pediatric neurology and neurosurgery, and we're ranked in the top 10 for eight specialties.

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Leaders in NIH Research Funding

Children’s National receives more than 70% of its research funding from federal agencies, including 60% from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Magnet Recognized: American Nurses Credentialing Center

Our Care Earns Nursing’s Highest Honors

Only 7% of hospitals nationwide earn Magnet® status, awarded for excellence in nursing and high quality, integrated patient care.

Children's National Global Services Team

Global Services Team

We're here to support you on your international care journey.

We have been caring for international patients and their families for more than twenty years. We will serve as your dedicated partner as you travel for care – setting up your medical appointments, recommending travel accommodations and lodging, and ensuring that your cultural and religious needs are being met.
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Happening Now at Children's National

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Children’s National Hospital and Clinica Hospital San Fernando Sign Memorandum of Understanding
SZI symposium winners 2017


Newsweek Recognizes Children’s National as One of the World’s Best Specialized Hospitals
SZI symposium winners 2017


We've Been Named a Top 5 Children's Hospital by U.S. News & World Report