Annise Williams-Nairn, PA-C

Biography : 

Annise 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 then earned her Master of Medical Science at Mercer University in Atlanta, Georgia.   Ms. Williams-Nairn is certified by the National Commission for Certification of Physician Assistants and is a member of American Academy of Neurology and American Academy of Physician Assistants.

Curriculum Vitae : 

WORK ADDRESS:

The Neurology Center, PA

2141 K Street, NW

Suite 503

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