For children who have disease and disorder of the lungs, mediastinum and esophagus, the Pediatric Esophageal and Thoracic Surgery Program at Children's National Hospital is dedicated to improving your child’s quality of life by using the latest diagnostic, surgical and medical techniques.
We are committed to providing the highest standard of care while delivering a treatment plan tailored to meet your child’s needs. In addition, we offer:
The general and thoracic surgical experts at Children’s National Hospital have vast experience performing esophageal surgery for children. The types of surgery that we perform include:
For more information, to schedule an appointment or follow-up on a referral to the Pediatric Esophageal and Thoracic Surgery Program, please call 202 476-2151 or email us.
Eating and drinking turned from pain to joy thanks to a life-changing procedure that is rarely offered to pediatric patients.
Division Chief, General and Thoracic Surgery
Associate Chief, General and Thoracic Surgery Director of Pediatric Surgery FellowshipSurgeon
Senior Vice President and Surgeon-in-Chief Joseph E. Robert Jr., Center for Surgical Care