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.

Kerry's Story

Patient story

"Small wins every day add up to a victory. Don't get too far ahead of yourself, stay in the moment. Write everything down and keep a log of the treatments."

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