Brad Tolan is a board-certified Physician Assistant. He attended the King’s College in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania for his undergraduate degree and Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies. Prior to becoming a physician assistant, Brad worked as an EMT for 4 years and as a nurse aide at a local nursing home during college to further develop his patient care skills.
Brad’s philosophy is to always put the patient first and to provide patient education. Brad believes education is key to developing and nurturing trust between the patient and the provider. He also believes that an educated patient is not only healthier, but happier. This ideology is what led him to pursue a career in primary care.
Brad recently moved to North Carolina from Pennsylvania. He has many passions, which mainly revolve around music. He has been playing guitar since he was 7 years old. He is also hoping to learn more instruments in his free time. He enjoys fitness, in particular weightlifting, listening to music with friends, and going to concerts.