Meet Claire Hinkle, PA-C

The Skilled Physician Assistant With Gentle Hands 

Claire Hinkle is the newest board-certified aesthetic provider at Donaldson Plastic Surgery, and her exceptional injection skills and warmhearted demeanor bring a sense of “calm confidence” to this incredible team. Her accommodating nature stems from a unique career assisting patients in the world of head and neck surgery, and her approach to nonsurgical procedures helps patients feel at ease during their in-office treatments. 

Claire brings compassion and responsible healthcare advice when it comes to helping patients achieve their desired look and feel confident in their own skin.

The Cosmetic Treatments She Currently Provider Our Patients:

  • Botox
  • Morpheus8
  • Fillers
  • Lasers Treatments

Professional Certifications & Formal Education 

  • Ohio Dominican University: Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies
  • Miami University: Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology 
  • Physician Assistant Board Certification 
  • Academy for Injection: Anatomy Cadaver Dissection Course with Christopher Surek, DO, FACS

World-Class Expertise With A "Midwestern" Bedside Manner 

Claire was born and raised in Upper Arlington before spending some of her childhood years in Mansfield. She attended both Miami University and Ohio Dominican University. After securing her Master’s Degree, she made the move to Chicago with her now-husband where she spent more than 6 fulfilling years at Rush University Medical Center specializing in post-operative care for patients undergoing extensive reconstructive surgeries of the head and neck. 

Throughout her career, Claire has retained a passion for taking care of her patients every step of the way. This throughline of compassion and empathy makes her an invaluable component of our practice.