Dr. Alexandra Schweizer, PT, DPT

Where are you from? St. Charles, IL
What did you study?I received my undergraduate degree in Exercise Physiology and my Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy, both from Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI.
Name the moment that inspired you to take your career path.My entire life has inspired my career path. My younger brother was born with Down syndrome, and he has been the biggest influence for everything I have done in my life.
What do you specialize in? Pediatric Physical Therapy, Down syndrome, Torticollis, Autism, Cerebral Palsy.
Coffee or Tea?Coffee, never tea.
Favorite therapeutic swing?Bolster Swing
What do you consider to be your greatest accomplishment? Honestly, making my lifelong dream come true of dedicating my life to working with children of all abilities. It has always been my goal to find a career that I am passionate about, and that allows me to serve others.
Books or Movies?Books. I love to get lost in a story.
Where would you go on your dream vacation?An African safari to see all the giraffes up close!
What is your favorite children’s book? “Guess How Much I Love You” and “Chicka Chicka Boom Boom”
What skill are you most proud of? My ability to make an immediate connection with children and their families.
Winter or Summer?Neither. Fall.

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Alexandra Schweizer