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Top young athletes require top ortho specialists.

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Nationally Ranked in Sports Medicine

Nationally-Ranked Care, Just for Young Athletes

Children’s National offers the only pediatric sports medicine program in the region, delivering the highest level of care to young athletes.

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We’ve Got a Program for Everything

Experts at Children’s National care for all types of orthopedic conditions, from broken bones to chronic conditions affecting bone growth. Our team offers the most innovative and effective treatments designed with growing kids’ needs in mind.

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Why Sports Medicine at Children’s National?

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A Team Approach to Caring for Young Athletes

Our nationally-ranked physicians work closely with athletic trainers and physical therapists to care for young athletes.

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Fight For Children Sports Medicine Center

The new state-of-the-art Fight For Children Sports Medicine Center is conveniently located right off 495 in downtown Silver Spring.

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Patient Stories

The Children’s National Sports Medicine team cares for more than 5,000 patients a year, helping young athletes overcome a wide range of sports injuries.

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