At Alwan Pharmacy, we understand the importance of educating our customers. For your convenience, we have 3 pharmacists on staff eager to answer any questions you may have. Since 1988 Alwan Pharmacy our commitment has stayed the same...taking care of your total wellness.
Mike Minesinger, RPh, JD, received his Pharmacy degree from the University of Illinois-Chicago and his law degree from the University of Illinois-Champaign. Mike has served 4 years as President of the Central Illinois Pharmacists Association and also served 10 years on the Board of Directors for Illinois Pharmacists, most recently as chairman of the board. While in school, Mike was awarded the Van Schaack Prize in Chemistry and the Ralph Marshall Henninger Award for Pharmaceutical Compounding. Each year Mike completes more than 100 hours of Continuing Education. Mike has brought much knowledge in the area of Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement and put his compounding skills to use for many customers. During his spare time, Mike roots for the Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bears and likes relaxing at home with his wife and daughter.
Sarah, RPh, received her PharmD from Southern Illinois University Edwarsdville School of Pharmacy in 2013. While in school she was active in the American Pharmacist Association, serving as the chair of Operation Heart, a project focused on community education of women's heart health. As secretary of the National Community Pharmacists Association, she received recognition as Outstanding Student Member in 2012. Sarah is also a member of Phi Lambda Sigma society. She is certified in BLS, CPR, and has completed certifications in Diabetes Care, Immunization Delivery, and Poison Prevention. Her special interests include women's health, and veterinary medicine. When not working, Sarah enjoys spending time with her husband and puppy, cheering for the Chicago Bears, Bulls, and Blackhawks, cooking, baking, and working out to make up for all the cooking and baking.