Dr. Sandra McIlvain

Why did you start your business, or choose the position you are currently in?

The body was designed to heal itself, given the proper terrain in which to do so. It is my passion to educate those who are committed to leading a healthy lifestyle, which allows the healing to begin.

You just won 10MM in the lottery. What would you do?

 I would start by helping my family and friends in financial need, and then move on to providing safe harbors for the neglected and abused men, women, children, and animals.

What is the most interesting thing about you that we wouldn’t learn from your resume?

 I enjoy oil painting and cooking – not necessarily in that order.

Your Journey: How did you get to where you are?

Like most of us: hard work and determination. there are no free passes.

How would your best friend describe you?

 Direct and honest. If you ask me a question, I will always tell you the truth. (in the most loving way, of course!)


 To borrow a cliché: People who are sick and tired of being sick and tired!

What inspires you?

 Seeing people get well. I want to provide that service for as many as will allow it.

What makes you laugh?

 Movies and TV bloopers.

If you were stranded on a desert island and could take three items, what would they be?

A desalination machine, with its own generator and fuel.
Some kind of tent for protection from the elements.
Utility knife.

What’s your definition of success?

 A feeling of accomplishment. This could be a small or large victory, but one that brings you joy.

Why is it important to you to be part of WOW?

 Getting to know the strong women of the community creates a camaraderie that we all need.

What do you want your legacy to be?

 She was a woman of compassion and dedication to her family, friends, and profession.