Melissa Silva Wills, PPCNP Nurse Practitioner

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • MSN, PNP, 1997
    University of Maryland School of Nursing
  • BSN, 1991
    Central Connecticut State University
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Melissa Silva Wills

Joey's Story

Joey's Story

When Joey was 10-years-old, he was sent to Children's National and diagnosed with leukemia. Today, Joey is 16-years-old and cancer-free. He is enjoying his junior year of high school and playing baseball.

Max's Story

Patient story

"Take advantage of all of the resources available and the help that is out there. No one can do this alone. Get involved. Learn. Advocate for your child and never ever be afraid to ask questions."

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