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Dr. Christian Nwankwo, MD

Dr. Christian Nwankwo, MD

Age 68 Family Medicine M
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Dr. Christian Nwankwo, MD is a family medicine specialist in Gaithersburg, MD. Dr. Nwankwo completed a residency at howard university hospital. He currently practices at Capital Pediatrics and is affiliated with Adventist Healthcare Shady Grove Medical Center. He accepts multiple insurance plans, including Medicare. Dr. Nwankwo is board certified in Family Practice.


  • Family Med, Fellowship Hospital — 1997
  • howard university hospital, Residency Hospital — 1994
  • howard university hospital, Internship Hospital — 1992
  • Johns Hopkins Hosp-Johns Hopkins U, Other Education — 1986
  • University Of Ibadan, College Of Medicine, Medical School — 1980

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Managed Care (Non-HMO)
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Planned Administration Inc
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Sincerely Listened , Clearly explained what was going on and what steps were to be taken to improve
Randy Merry — Jan 24, 2020
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Dr. Nwankwo frequently treats Herpes Simplex Infection, Cold Sore, and Vitamin D Deficiency.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Adventist Healthcare Shady Grove Medical Center
  • Howard University Hospital


  1. Capital Pediatrics

    1. 1
      Capital Primary Care Inc.
      17 Firstfield Rd Ste 200, Gaithersburg, MD 20878 (301) 330-4243
  1. Agape Medical Service

    1. 2
      Agape Medical Service
      7411 Riggs Rd Ste 404, Hyattsville, MD 20783 (301) 445-0600
  1. Capital Primary Care

    1. 3
      Hematology Oncology Consultants P.A.
      7525 Greenway Center Dr Ste 205, Greenbelt, MD 20770 (301) 445-0600
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