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Cayden celebrates her 3rd birthday thanks to unique cardiac surgery approach
Despite the odds, parents Dillon and Casey of Mechanicsville, Maryland, are celebrating Cayden and Reagan’s third birthday together and say it is thanks to the experts at the Children’s National Heart Center and their unique approach to cardiac care, including combining the expertise of cardiac surgery and catheterization in an operation called the hybrid procedure for hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS).
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Measles outbreaks still occur each year in the United States. Learn how you can protect your child from the measles.
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Washingtonian Names 67 Children's National Physicians to 2023 "Top Doctors" List
The magazine’s 2023 "Top Doctors" list highlights the region’s best physicians across a wide array of specialties. Our physicians were nominated by their peers in Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia.
President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden Brighten Spirits at Children’s National Hospital
The First Lady read “’Twas the Night Before Christmas” by Clement Clark Moore, as a celebration of the 200th anniversary of the publication. The visits are an annual hospital tradition that dates back more than 75 years.
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