About Us

Welcome to Total Tree Health Care, Inc.
We provide a full range of expert services in tree health care and maintenance to customers in Blacksburg, Christiansburg, Radford, and the New River Valley.
"Our goal is to provide the best tree service in the New River Valley." - President and ISA Certified Arborist Quintin McClellan

Setting the Standard for Tree Care

We know that when it comes to our customers, there is no competition for excellence.  This means top notch tree care and dedicated service.  From the phone call to the interview to the last steps of the job, we try our best to deliver service that meets your expectations.  Give us a try.  We think you'll like what you see.

We also operate in accordance with the highest performance standards in the tree care industry, those set forth by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI A300).  These standards are established and approved by a panel of nationally recognized experts and professionals in the tree care industry.   When you hire us to prune or remove your tree, you can rest assured that it will be done with utmost care, knowledge, and safety.  That's not only good for your trees, that's good for your peace of mind and your most significant investment - your property.  Money does grow on trees.  An attractive, well cared for landscape can increase the value of your property by as much as 20 percent!

Owner Quintin McClellan has over 21 years working with trees. In 1998 he founded Hemlock Rescue and Restoration, to combat the outbreak of hemlock wooly adelgid that was beginning in Southwestern Virginia. As customers requested additional tree services, Quintin expanded the business scope, and launched Total Tree Health Care, Inc. He has a B.S. in Forestry and Wildlife Resources from Virginia Tech, and was a research associate in Forest Entomology at Virginia Tech for seven years prior to starting his business.

Quintin has successfully completed training programs in climbing skills, precision felling, chain saw safety, and level I rigging. This expert training was provided by Arbor Master Training, Inc., a firm offering hands-on training programs specifically designed to improve the skill, safety and productivity of tree care professionals. Quintin received his arborist certification from the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA). Quintin is an ISA member and his company holds membership with the National Arborists Association.

What Is a Certified Arborist?

An arborist is a specialist in the care of individual trees.  Arborists are knowledgeable about the needs of trees and are trained and equipped to provide proper care.  An arborist by definition is an individual who is trained in the art and science of planting, caring for, and maintaining individual trees. Certified Arborists are individuals who have achieved a level of knowledge in the art and science of tree care through experience and by passing a comprehensive examination developed by some of the nation’s leading experts on tree care. Certified Arborists must also continue their education to maintain their certification.  Therefore, you can be confident they that they are up to date on the best and latest practices arboriculture.

Safety first!

Total Tree Health Care keeps abreast of current ANSI and OSHA regulatory standards regarding compliance with tree care industry safety requirements. Our priorities are safety and the protection of your property. We will not take shortcuts that in any way increase the likelihood of an accident or damage.

Total Tree Health Care carries liability insurance to protect you and your property. 

Ask the Arborist

Quintin will be happy to answer your questions about your trees and shrubs!  Send him an email:  treedoctor@live.com.   Quintin will respond in two business day or less.  If you need answers immediately, please call him directly at (540) 392-4992.

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Customer Comments

"Another very nice job that is well done.  You can't even tell that anything was done.  You and your crew are real professionals and your quality work is greatly appreciated.  Any time you need a reference I would be glad to serve on your behalf."

Dave in Blacksburg

Customer Comments
Thanks so much, your crew did a great job and were a great group of guys. I wrote our realtor and  gave you a glowing recommendation.

Trish in Christiansburg

Customer Comments

 Everything looks good, and it's nice to know when the wind blows hard that we don't have to worry about that tree.  We appreciate your earlier advice about it, too.

Dale in Blacksburg