Claire Rogers, PA
Claire Rogers is a Board-Certified Physician Assistant who re-joins NWGA Dermatology with 15 years of combined experience in medical and surgical dermatology. Although she was given the honor of being recruited to play tennis for, and subsequently appointed to, West Point Military Academy in West Point, NY, she transferred to and graduated from Erskine College in Due West, SC. It was here where she obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in 2003 while being granted a full academic/athletic (tennis) scholarship. She enjoyed the opportunity to play at the collegiate level alongside her identical twin sister, Joanna, while pursuing her undergraduate education. Claire then completed her Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at the Medical University of South Carolina located in Charleston, SC in 2005 at which point she relocated to Rome to begin her career.
The professional organizations in which she has been involved include the Christian Medical & Dental Association, Georgia Academy of Physician Assistants, Georgia Dermatology Physician Assistants, Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, and American Academy of Physician Assistants. She actively attends continuing medical education conferences in order to stay updated on dermatologic disease states and the most current therapies for her patients.
Claire gives back to the medical community by lecturing to the Floyd Family Medicine Residency Program as well as precepting Resident Physicians and PA students during their clinical rotations. She has felt honored to be a part of the speaker panel for the Introduction to Health Professions course at Berry College. Claire has participated in numerous skin screenings and health fairs for various companies and events in the community. Claire is a member of Pleasant Valley North Baptist Church. She actively supports no-kill animal shelters, animal rescue, disabled veterans organizations, as well as Samaritan's purse. She and her husband Stacy (employed by Anheuser-Busch) reside in Rome.
Claire practices in the Rome office full time.