Dr. Christian Nwankwo M.D., MPH, FAAFP, Sports Medicine Specialist

Dr. Christian Nwankwo M.D., MPH, FAAFP

Family Practitioner | Obesity Medicine

17 Firstfield Road Suite 200 Gaithersburg Maryland, 20878

About

Christian Nwankwo, MD, MPH, FAAFP is a family physician working at Capital Primary Care in Gaithersburg, Maryland. He graduated from Howard University in 1986 and acquired memberships of the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Medical Association, The Maryland State Medical Society and Maryland Academy of Family Physicians.

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Education and Training

Johns Hopkins University

Univ of Ibadan, Coll of Med, Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria 1980

University of Ibadan College of Medicine 1980

Board Certification

Family MedicineAmerican Board of Family MedicineABFM

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 34 years of experience

Treatments

  • Anemia
  • High Cholesterol
  • Obesity
  • Hepatitis
  • Fibroids
  • Hepatitis B
  • Pain
  • Vascular Disease

Residency

  • Howard Univ Hosp, Family Medicine  
  • Howard University Program   

Internships

  • Howard University

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Family Physicians, American Medical Association, The Maryland State Medical Society, Maryland Academy of Family Physicians

Articles and Publications

  • Assistant professor, Howard University
  • Faculty Adjunct, University of Maryland
  • Regional Public Speaking, Lecture

What do you attribute your success to?

  • Listening to patients and commitment to proper treatment

Hobbies / Sports

  • Avid reading, golf

Favorite professional publications

  • AAFP Journal

Dr. Christian Nwankwo M.D., MPH, FAAFP's Practice location

17 Firstfield Road Suite 200 -
Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878
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New patients: 301-977-9077
Fax: 301-963-9114

17 FIRSTFIELD RD -
GAITHERSBURG, MD 20878
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New patients: 301-977-9077
Fax: 301-977-0402

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18101 PRINCE PHILIP DRIVE OLNEY MD 20832

Head north on Firstfield Road 675 ft
Turn right onto Clopper Road (MD 117) 890 ft
Continue straight onto West Diamond Avenue (MD 117) 1738 ft
Take the ramp on the right 1989 ft
Merge left onto Eisenhower Memorial Highway (I 270) 3784 ft
Take the ramp on the right towards I 370: Metro Station 1878 ft
Keep left at the fork towards Metro Station 4491 ft
Merge left onto I 370 1.5 mi
Continue straight onto Intercounty Connector (MD 200) 5.4 mi
Take the ramp on the right towards MD 97 1050 ft
Keep left at the fork towards MD 97 North: Olney 3166 ft
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Merge left onto Eisenhower Memorial Highway (I 270) 1.3 mi
Keep right at the fork onto I 270 3859 ft
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