At Children’s National Hospital, our Urinary Stone Program is one of a handful of clinics in the country dedicated to the care of children with urinary tract stone diseases.
Urinary stones can be extremely painful and affect a child’s urinary tract health. Our clinic emphasizes treatments as well as prevention to help your child avoid future stones.
Features of our dedicated clinic include:
Some children may require surgery or a series of procedures to treat stones entirely. Our urologists may recommend one or more of the following advanced treatments we offer:
Our Urinary Stone Program emphasizes education for children and families, to help you learn how to manage stones and prevent future ones.
Urinary stones affect every child differently. One of our nephrologists will meet with you and your child to review diet and lifestyle factors that contribute to stone formation. This comprehensive evaluation includes:
The Urinary Stone Program brings together pediatric specialists in urology, nephrology and nutrition to treat children affected by conditions including kidney stone, ureteral stones and bladder stones. Discover more about the treatments we offer.
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At Children’s National Hospital in Washington, D.C., our pediatric urologists provide comprehensive care for disorders affecting reproductive and urinary organs.