Alexis Cutchins, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Office: Emory University Hospital Midtown

Phone: (404) 686-7878

Additional Contact Information

Mailing Address:

550 Peachtree St

Atlanta, Georgia 30308


Alexis Cutchins, MD is originally from New York City. Dr. Cutchins graduated from Hamilton College in 1998, and she received her MD from Emory University School of Medicine in 2004. She completed her residency in internal medicine at Weill Cornell (New York), followed by an NIH cardiology research fellowship at the University of Virginia. She joined the Emory faculty in 2012, specializing in cardiovascular disease in women. She is a member of the Emory Women’s Heart Center, which focuses on providing cardiovascular screenings to and optimizing cardiac care for women. Dr. Cutchins was named director of Anticoagulation Management Services (Coumadin Clinic) in the spring of 2014. She has three daughters (ages 5, 10, and 12) and enjoys traveling, horseback riding, and spending time with her family and their dog, Domino.  

Dr. Cutchins' areas of clinical interest are:

  • Heart Disease in Women
  • Heart Disease Prevention
  • Cardiology - Heart Risk Reduction

Dr. Cutchins is board certified in Echocardiography.


  • Scholar’s Day Award for best Fellow Poster, UVA Medical School Scholar’s Day, University of Virginia
  • Young Investigator Award ASBMR, New Frontiers in Skeletal Research: Bone, Fat and Brain Connections meeting, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
  • American Federation for Medical Research Award, Emory University


  • Medical School - Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
  • Residency - New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
  • Fellowship - University of Virginia Affiliate Hospital, Charlottesville, VA