Adrian Thompson, PA-C, Preventative Medicine Specialist
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Adrian Thompson, PA-C

General Practitioner

1530 Wilson Blvd 650 Arlington Virginia, 22209

About

Adrian Thompson is a physician assistant practicing virtually throughout VA. Adrian specializes in patient centered, evidence based, and inclusive healthcare for what matters the most to you! As a PA for over 15 years, she has helped thousands of people with their medical challenges. She takes her time with patients, no rushing, no impersonal visits, and collaborates with you to best meet your wellness goals.  She specialize in weight loss, hormone replacement therapy, skin care, gener affirming care and mental health. These are not just medical concerns: they are deeply personal matters that significantly impact your daily wellbeing. 

Education and Training

University of Oklahoma BS 2000

U Of OK Health Sciences Center MHS, PA 2003

Board Certification

Certificate of Advanced Education in Obesity Medicine

Coaching Certificates in Lifestyle Therapeutics for Obesity Medicine and ADHD

American Board of Spine Surgery

Provider Details

FemaleEnglish

Areas of expertise and specialization

AnxietyADHDDepressionMedical Weight LossHormone Replacement Therapy - WomenGender Affirming Hormone TherapyLow Testosterone Therapy- MenSkin Care- Anti AgingAcneEczemaRosaceaHair Loss

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Founder Vida Telehealth -

Professional Memberships

  • American association of  
  • American Obesity Association  
  • North American Menopause Society  
  • American Academy of Physician Associates  
  • Obesity Medical Association  
  • Menopause Society, GLMA: Health Professionals Advancing LGBTQ Equality  
  • Virginia Academy of Physician Assistants  
  • Association of Physician Assistants in Psychiatry  

Treatments

  • Comprehensive, evidence based, personalized, medical weight loss program. ADHD treatment. Hormone therapy for women, men, and gender affirming. Acne and Anti-Aging.

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Association of Physician Assistants, Obesity Medical Association, Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. Menopause Society, Virginia Association of Physician Assistants, Association of Psychiatry Physician Assistants

Professional Affiliations

  • National Certification on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) since 2003, National LGBTQ+ Health Education Center, GLMA Health Professionals Advancing LGBTQ+ Equality

What do you attribute your success to?

  • As a PA for over 15 years, Ive helped thousands of people with their medical challenges. I've faced my own challenges with anxiety, ADHD, adult hormonal acne, and dealing with the perimenopause rollercoaster. I have watched my own family's struggles with weight management that has inspired me to help others reach their weight goals, for life. These experiences help me connect with you and understand what youre going through.My own experiences created a passion for making lives better. I'm here to support you, treat you with respect and kindness, and work with you to face and conquer your health issues so you can feel your best and thrive.

Favorite Place to Vacation

  • Anywhere with scuba diving!

Hobbies / Sports

  • Tennis, traveling, cycling, running, weight lifting

Favorite professional publications

  • Pillars of Obesity Medicine, Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, The Menopause Society

Adrian Thompson, PA-C's Practice location

Vida Telehealth

1530 Wilson Blvd 650 -
Arlington, Virginia 22209
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New patients: 571-267-2325
202-880-4972
Fax: 888-850-9203

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Delivering Patient-Centered, Expert-Led, Compassionate, and Inclusive Care

Adrian Thompson, a Certified Physician Assistant with over 15 years of experience, is the Founder of Vida Telehealth, a platform designed to offer personalized care and build lasting connections with patients. She sees patients in Virginia from Arlington to Virginia Beach, Richmond to Roanoke, Alexandria to Norfolk, and everywhere in between. 

Adrian’s extensive background in healthcare, combined with her commitment to individualized wellness, sets the foundation for a unique and patient-centric approach to telehealth services. Specialties include a medical weight loss program, skin care, anxiety, depression, and ADHD, as well as hormone replacement therapy for peri and postmenopausal women, testosterone replacement for men and gender affirming care. 

Having overcome her own health challenges, including anxiety, ADHD, adult hormonal acne, and dealing with the perimenopause rollercoaster, Adrian is passionate about helping others navigate their medical journeys with confidence and empowerment. Her commitment to breaking down stigmas associated with certain medical conditions ensures that all patients feel respected, informed, and supported throughout their healthcare experience.

Adrian’s journey in the medical field began with her Bachelor of Health and Sports Sciences Degree from the University of Oklahoma in 2000. She continued her education by earning a Master of Health Science Degree in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in 2003, solidifying her expertise in providing high-quality healthcare services.

Throughout her career, Adrian has honed her skills in various medical specialties, including dermatology, and has practiced medicine globally, from Central America to Africa. Her commitment to continuous learning is evident through her certifications, which include a Certificate of Advanced Education in Obesity Medicine, Coaching Certificates in Lifestyle Therapeutics for Obesity Medicine and ADHD, and a 200 Hr RYT Yoga Teacher Certificate.

Demonstrating her dedication to staying current with industry trends and best practices, Adrian is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Associates, the Obesity Medical Association, the Menopause Society, GLMA: Health Professionals Advancing LGBTQ Equality, the Virginia Academy of Physician Assistants, and the Association of Physician Assistants in Psychiatry.

When she is not providing care to her patients, Adrian cherishes her role as a mother to two teenage boys and enjoys activities such as traveling, scuba diving, playing tennis, riding her indoor bike, running, weight lifting, and spending quality time with her family and beloved dogs. Her favorite professional publications include Pillars of Obesity Medicine, Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, and The Menopause Society.

Adrian Thompson’s holistic approach to life and wellness is reflected in her dedication to providing exceptional telehealth services through Vida Telehealth. She combines her medical knowledge with compassion and empathy, creating a welcoming environment for patients to receive the care they deserve. 

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