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Appointment Scheduling Options

We know families are busy, so we have multiple ways for you to schedule appointments at Children’s National:

If your child is in immediate risk of harming him/herself or others, please call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room.


Specialty Care Patients

Primary Care Patients

International Patients


New and Existing Patients

  • Families can schedule appointments online with several of our departments, including neurology, cardiology, dermatology, nephrology, and rheumatology. To book online, search for a provider (or condition) and then click the Make an Appointment button.
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Patients with a Portal Account

  • Existing patients can quickly book an appointment through our patient portal. Sign in and click on Appointments to schedule.

Scheduling Tips

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Get to Know Our Bear Facts

With our providers recognized for their expertise and innovation in pediatric care, Children's National Hospital offers a variety of services at our specialty and primary care locations. You'll find location information and details on our services in our Bear Facts brochure.

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