Claire Petzinger, PA-C, is a member of Summit Medical Group Oregon’s Neurosurgery team. Claire completed her undergraduate degree at Colby College in Waterville, ME. She earned a master’s degree in physician assistant studies at the University of Colorado in Denver. Claire is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
Claire is committed to providing compassionate patient-centered care through initial assessment and diagnosis in the clinical setting, assisting in surgical procedures and following patients through their postoperative period. Her goal is to empower patients through education, open communication, and personalized care based on their values and health goals. She enjoys connecting with patients and working in conjunction with them to develop a plan that provides them with the best medical care possible.
When Claire is not working, she enjoys fly fishing, skiing, reading, and spending time with her family outdoors.