Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
The Division of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine at Children’s National Hospital assists children with conditions affecting the structure or function of their joints and skeletal system – from head to toe. Our surgeons are leaders in a wide range of specialties, including spinal deformities, bone health and hip preservation, which has led to our ranking among the best pediatric orthopaedics programs in the United States by U.S. News and World Report.
Choosing Children's National for Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
Our goal is to treat our young patients with the most advanced and least invasive procedures available. Focusing only on caring for children and treating more than 1,500 patients each year provides our team with the expertise to deliver excellent results and help your child regain mobility and quality of life.
Our team offers your child:
Specialized Orthopaedic Programs
In addition to their dedication to meeting the unique needs of children, many of our physicians have undergone training in subspecialties within orthopaedic medicine. This allows us to offer a wide variety of treatment programs for pediatric orthopaedic disorders and injuries.
Our programs include: