Portia S. Tomlinson, P.A.-C.

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General Information

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Accepts Children 
Carilion Clinic
NPI Number 
Undergraduate education 
University of Wisconsin
Graduate education 
Bowman Gray School of Medicine

Practice Information

Main Location

3 Riverside Circle
Roanoke,  VA  24016
United States

Biographical Sketch

Portia Tomlinson is a graduate of UW Madison and Wake Forest School of Medicine Physician Assistant Program.  She is NCCPA certified and VA state licensed.  She has over 30 years' experience as a Physician Assistant and more than 11 years in Neurosurgery. She has a strong background in internal medicine, stroke, and head injury.

  • Carilion Clinic Shine 2014 Provider Excellence Recipient for Advanced Clinical Practioners
  • Virginia Academy of Physician Assistant 2014 Physician Assistant of the Year Award recipient
  • American Academy of Physician Assistant (AAPA) Distinguished Fellow Award
  • PA Advisory Board to the Virginia Board of Medicine, Vice Chair
  • Adjunct Faculty to Jefferson College of Health Science (JCHS) PA Program
  • JCHS PA Advisory Board member and past Chair
  • PA student preceptor
  • Past President of the Virginia Academy of Physician Assistants (VAPA)
  • VAPA delegate to the AAPA House of Delegates
  • Co-Chair VAPA Continuing Medical Education annual conference
  • Stroke Task Force member
  • Pediatric Discharge Enhancement Team member
  • AAPA national conference workshop speaker on Brain Imaging, 2013
  • VAPA state conference workshop speaker on Brain Imaging, 2013 and 2015