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

2331 Franklin Rd.
Roanoke,  VA  24014
United States

Monday-Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM


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