About Us

Dr. Gelane Gemechisa, MD

Doctor Gelane Gemechisa Medical Doctor, Certified Life Coach


Dr. Gelane Gemechisa, MD, is a primary care doctor and certified life coach in the Washington, DC metro area.  She has a unique approach to that allows for  a dynamic client-coach partnership to help the whole person. Through her experience as a medical doctor she learned the undeniable truth that the barriers which hinder a person from living the life they want are both behavioral and physical.  

Dr. G offers life coaching, health coaching as well as comprehensive integrative coaching. You are the architect of your coaching and Dr. G has the skills and experience to help you navigate challenges and barriers to achieve the goal you set out for yourself. 

Education and Credentials
Medical Education:

  • University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD


  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification:

  • Family Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine

Life Coach Certification:

  • Certified Life Coach, Life Coach Training Institute, San Diego, CA

What Do We Offer?


We empower you to be your best self in all aspects of life. We provide friendly and constructive advice to help you reach your full potential. 

In order to fit easily into your schedule, we offer:

In-Person Coaching: meeting face-to-face at a location that suits you, be it in your home, office or even a coffee shop. 

Coaching by Skype: Don't have time to travel? No problem, we also offer coaching via Skype so you can fit your coaching in anywhere.

Coaching by telephone: Life can be very busy at times but that doesn't mean we should neglect ourselves just to get by. Coaching by phone allows you to keep up with your coaching needs while on the go. No WiFi or time block needed. 

Who Can We Help?


Anyone! Coaching is directed by you and tailored to your needs. We do however offer specific types of coaching for those seeking a more focused approach from the start.

Career Coaching 

Health Coaching

Life Skills Coaching

Personal Coaching 

Relationship Coaching

Small Business Coaching

Wellness Coaching

What You Can Expect In A Life Coach


I'm Here For You

My goal is to help you re-imagine your life and let go of thoughts and behaviors that  undermine you, so that a renewed and fulfilled you can emerge. With  extensive experience in Life Coaching and a vast history of client success, my individualized approach will help you attain your goals.


Professionalism and Experience

As a professionally trained and experienced Life Coach, I have the tools and understanding to help you to create the life you imagine and get a renewed sense of self. I can help you change your perception of life so that it is filled with vitality and enthusiasm.


Supportive Journey

Committing to a healthier lifestyle is just that – a commitment, and it’s a big one that will take a lot a dedication. But believe me when I tell you it will be worth it. My personal commitment is to provide you with accountability, understanding and support while accomplishing lasting growth.