Annise Claude, PA-C

Biography : 

Annise Claude (formerly Williams-Nairn) is a nationally certified Physician Assistant specializing in neurology.  She completed her Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, Florida and earned her Master of Medical Science at Mercer University in Atlanta, Georgia. Ms. Claude is certified by the National Commission for Certification of Physician Assistants and is a member of the American Academy of Neurology.

Curriculum Vitae : 

WORK ADDRESS:

The Neurology Center, PA
2021 K Street, NW
Suite 210
Washington, DC  20037

5454 Wisconsin Avenue
Suite 1720
Chevy Chase, MD  20815

BUSINESS TELEPHONE

301-562-7200

CITIZENSHIP:

USA

LICENSURE:

Maryland

District of Columbia

EDUCATION:

Mercer University – Master of Health Science, Physician Assistant Program, May 2011

 

Keiser University – Medical Assisting, Aug 2008

 

Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University – Bachelor of Science, Biology, Apr 2006 – Magna Cum Laude

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

 

04-2018 - Present 

The Neurology Center, PA

Washington, DC

 

09/2016-3/2018

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital,

Washington D.C. 

Critical Care Physician Assistant

  • Taking inpatient histories, performing physical examinations and managing patients in Medical and Neurosurgical ICUs
  • Working in cooperation with supervising physician and multidisciplinary team to formulate care plans for inpatients 
  • Consenting patients for and performing arterial and central lines to aid in patient’s diagnostic evaluation

 

03/2014- 9/2016

Piedmont Hospital – Atlanta, GA 

Neurohospitalist Physician Assistant

  • Taking inpatient and outpatient histories and performing physical examinations
  • Working in cooperation with supervising physician and multidisciplinary team to formulate care plans for inpatients and outpatients
  • Consenting patients for and performing lumbar punctures to aid in patient’s diagnostic evaluation
  • Participating in initial evaluation of acute stroke patients upon their arrival in the Emergency Department

 

02/2011-02/2014

Columbus Regional Healthcare – Columbus, GA 

Neurohospitalist Physician Assistant

  • Taking inpatient and outpatient histories and performing physical examinations
  • Working in cooperation with supervising physician and multidisciplinary team to formulate care plans for inpatients and outpatients
  • Consenting patients for and performing lumbar punctures to aid in patient’s diagnostic evaluation

Participating in initial evaluation of acute stroke patients upon their arrival in the Emergency Department

 

02/2010-05/2011

Clinical Rotations – Mercer University – Atlanta, GA 

Graduate Student 

  • Rotations in nine core areas to include:
  • Internal Medicine
  • Family Practice
  • Orthopedics  
  • Women’s Health
  • Behavioral Health
  • Pediatrics
  • General Surgery
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Obtain history, physical exam, and forming treatment plans for patients
  • First or Second Assist with supervising physician in surgical settings 
  • Performed as member of medical team and interacted with various healthcare professionals
  • Traveled to various communities in southeastern Georgia as a volunteer to help provide care to migrant farm workers

08/2007-07/2008

Neurology Specialists of Savannah – Savannah, GA 

Medical Records Technician

  • Answer and direct calls, overhead paging for 9-line phone system
  • Scanning documents into patient charts daily
  • Releasing records to parties with a “need to know”
  • Downloading dictated reports into patient files

05/2006-7/2007

Dr. Brian G. Sherman - Tallahassee, FL 

Ophthalmic Technician

  • Taking patient history and complaint
  • Getting patients ready for examination by physician(performing vision exam, eye dilation, eye pressure checks) 
  • Helping physician with examinations
  • Answer phones, check insurances, and schedule/verify appointments

AFFILIATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS: 

  • Certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
  • Licensed in Georgia, Maryland and Washington D. C.
  • American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Stroke Council Member
  • American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Member
  • Student Academy of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (SAAAPA) – Student Director of Diversity 2010-2011
  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)
  • Godsey Matthews Student Society – Student Diversity Chair 2009-2010
  • Basic Life Support
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support