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April Pediatric Partner Announcements

April 14, 2021

April is Autism Awareness Month

The Gender and Autism (and Related Neurodiversity) Program helps neurodiverse gender-diverse youth and their families through our clinic services and clinical research initiatives. Our clinical program is directly informed by our active research efforts. In collaboration with multiple clinical programs internationally, we developed initial clinical guidelines for the support of gender spectrum autism spectrum youth. To learn more about our clinical guidelines or to inquire about our services, please call 301-765-5432.

Expert renal care for your patients

If your patient has a suspected common or complex kidney (renal) condition, the Division of Nephrology has the expertise, experience and knowledge to provide the best possible care and support. Our expert physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, social workers and dieticians provide your patients with the most comprehensive care for an improved the quality of life. Our team practices in Annapolis, Friendship Heights, Frederick, Howard County, Prince George's County, Rockville and at our main hospital.

Allergy access for patients in Maryland

At Children’s National, children affected by allergies and complex immunologic disorders benefit from our Allergy and Immunology specialists’ expertise, because our doctors treat children and only children with these conditions. The team ensures greater access for children and teens to pediatric experts in asthma and allergies, as well as primary (inherited) immune system disorders. If your allergy patients need evaluation or follow-up care, we currently have access in our Howard and Montgomery County locations.

Diagnostic Imaging and Radiology services in your area

Access our new fact sheet listing all pediatric Diagnostic Imaging and Radiology services in Montgomery County, Prince George's County and at Children's National Hospital. Many services offer same day appointments or have walk-in availability. Please use the fact sheet on the Consult and Referral Resources page to help refer your patients at a location convenient to them.

Self-scheduling available on the patient portal

The following divisions are live with self-scheduling on the patient portal for existing patients as of March 24: Developmental Pediatrics, Otolaryngology (ENT), Pain Medicine, Orthopaedics and Neuropsychology. They will join the growing list of divisions that allow existing patients to schedule appointments through the patient portal.