Claire Tomlinson, PA-C
The Surgical Clinic’s physician assistant, Claire Tomlinson, provides assistance and long-term surveillance of patients being treated for a variety of vascular and venous diseases. A native of the Nashville, Tennessee, area, she is a graduate of The University of Alabama Birmingham’s physician assistant program. Her training came with a surgical focus, allowing her the skills to first-assist in surgery and perform bedside procedures.
Claire assists with consults, rounds and overall care of patients in the hospital while also following their care in clinic. She manages surveillance with close follow-up exams, interpretation of ultrasound or other imaging studies and post-operative care and provides assistance with pre-operative planning. Patients are treated with expert care during and after all surgical procedures.
She works alongside The Surgical Clinic’s vascular surgeon, Dr. Billy Kim, at the Hermitage, Tennessee, location as well as The Vein Centre in Mt. Juliet, where she provides sclerotherapy and follow up care for patients with venous disease. Claire ensures all patients have an easy experience no matter what vascular procedure they may need.
Education: The University of Alabama, Birmingham