Courtney Meinders is a board-certified Physician Assistant through the National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA), member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA) and member of the New Mexico Academy of Physician Assistants (NMAPA). She has enjoyed working in Dermatology since 2011 where she has gained excellent experience in adult and pediatric Dermatology. She has received extensive training in Functional Medicine and became an Institute of Functional Medicine Certified Practitioner in 2020 and an Integrative Health Practitioner this past year. She has a passion for incorporating Functional Medicine (root cause medicine) into her care with patients with chronic skin issues such as psoriasis, eczema, and acne. Courtney brings her expertise to Rio Grande Dermatology and is excited to work alongside Dr. Jacobs and Dr. Ortiz.
Courtney is a proud Military spouse and Mother. She is grateful to have lived in several different states and Germany since becoming a Military spouse. She and her family recently moved to New Mexico, and they look forward to exploring the area along with their three dogs.