Dr. Melaku Misikir, DNP, FNP-C (Internal Medicine) is a clinician at Comprehensive Primary Care providing primary care services to patients in Germantown, Maryland. He is a graduate of the University of Maryland, Baltimore where he received a Doctor of Nursing Practice in family medicine. Dr. Misikir is nationally board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). Prior to becoming a family practitioner, he has acquired extensive clinical and professional experiences working as a registered nurse at Washington Adventist Hospital and later at Holy Cross hospitals. He deeply cares about his patients and believes that everyone deserves to have access to high-quality care. His goal is to build rapport with his patients and support shared-decision making. He deeply cares about delivering compassionate health promotion and preventative services to help his patients as healthy as they can be. He is fluent in Amharic and Oromic languages and enjoys working with diverse populations while providing culturally responsive care. He is an active member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and Nurse Practitioner Association of Maryland.