Shawn K. Centers, DO, FACOP, BCIM, BCIP, is a well-versed holistic physician, pediatrician and osteopath who diagnoses and treats patients as Medical Director and Pediatrician at The Children’s HOPE Center in San Diego, California. Dr. Centers is a former chief resident and completed a residency at Children’s Hospital of New Jersey. He completed a Fellowship in Osteopathic Medicine at Nova Southeastern University.
He is a founding Diplomate of the American Board of Holistic and Integrative Medicine, is Board Certified in Integrative Medicine( BCIM) and a
Diplomate of the American Association of Integrative Medicine. Dr. Center is a “Top Pediatrician” in San Diego County, California, designated by the International Association of Pediatricians (IAP), is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Pediatrics Council, and Lifetime member of the American Council of Pediatrics Specialists. Dr. Centers is also certified in Clinical Hypnotherapy and Time Line Therapy and holds a Certificate of Clinical Competency in Cranial Osteopathy.
More about Dr. Centers:
Chair, American Board of Integrative Pediatrics,
Founding President, American Academy of Pediatric Osteopathy
Director of Medical Education for AutismOne
Served a Pediatric Internship, at St. BarnabasHospital/ NYU Cornell Medical Center,
Residency in General Pediatrics & Pediatric Chief Resident, Children's Hospital of New Jersey
Completed a Clinical & Teaching Fellowship in Osteopathic Medicine, Nova Southeastern University
Dr. Centers has received international and national recognition for his work with autistic and autistic spectrum disorder children. His use of cranial osteopathy combined with the use of biomedical approaches, therapeutic grade essential oils, diet and nutrition, and the therapeutic use of sound and light have greatly advanced the care of many children with autism.