Family Practice

Alexandra McMenamin is a certified Physician Assistant at Southwest Family Physicians at which she has been practicing in a full-time capacity for 15 years. Alexandra’s primary focus is family medicine, she enjoys the broad spectrum of patients and conditions that family practice embodies. She welcomes male and female patients of all ages, from 2 months old and on, with both chronic and acute problems. She is experienced in managing most chronic conditions and treating and diagnosing most acute conditions from diabetes, hypertension, depression, anxiety and migraines to colds and the flu, rashes and musculoskeletal pain issues and everything in between. She is particularly keen on routine wellness exams as a primary focus of her approach to caring for patients is education and screening for prevention and early detection.

In the past 15 years Alexandra has grown with the clinic, welcoming a husband and two children into her family. Her role of working mother and wife gives her the ability to connect with a variety of patients, understanding the many roles we play in life and how these contribute to our medical conditions. She believes in ‘practicing what she preaches’ and holds daily healthy habits in high regard. Outside of the clinic Alexandra can be found carving out time for exercise, preparing healthy, home-cooked meals for her family, enjoying the outdoors and traveling with her family.