Claire Naylor is a native of Foley, Alabama. She earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Biomedical Sciences and a Master of Health Sciences in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of South Alabama. Claire started her career as a surgical first assistant in cardiovascular surgery for 7 1/2 years. She then joined the USA Simulation Program as an instructor and transitioned back to clinical medicine by joining the Trauma Department at USA Health University Hospital. Claire joined The Orthopaedic Group in October 2019.
She is nationally certified by the NCCPA and a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and Alabama Society of Physician Assistants. Claire and her husband Jim have two daughters, Landry and Avery. They enjoy the outdoors, boating, traveling and sporting events.