About Dr. Centers

Shawn K. Centers, DO, FACOP, FAAIM, BCIM, BCIP, is an Outstanding Pediatrician with The Children’s HOPE Center in San Diego, California

Shawn K. Centers, DO, FACOP, FAAIM, FAAO, BCIM, BCIP, is a well-versed pediatrician who diagnoses and treats patients as Medical Director and Pediatrician at The Children’s HOPE Center in San Diego, California. “The Children’s HOPE Center is an international integrative pediatric and osteopathic practice started by Dr. Shawn K. Centers, DO, FACOP, FACIP, BCIP, BCIM, the last physician to practice with renowned pediatric osteopath Viola M. Frymann, DO, FAAO. Dr. Centers worked with Dr. Frymann for over 20 years and was her clinic director for over 10 years, providing clinical services and professional seminars”, states the official site of Dr. Centers. Furthermore, he is Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at Touro University, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, A.T. Still University, as well as other osteopathic colleges in the United States and abroad. Dr. Centers is the Lead Author of the Pediatrics Chapter of Foundations of Osteopathic Medicine, a text book used at over 300 medical schools worldwide, Master Herbalist, Master Trainer of Neurolinquistic Programming and Time Line Therapy certified by Tad James, Defeat Autism Now Doctor, Expert on Essential Oil and Aromatic Medicine, Silva Ultramind Trainer, and President of the American Academy of Pediatric Osteopathy. For more information about Dr. Shawn K. Centers, please visit http://www.shawncentersdo.com/.

“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 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”, states his website. Prior to his current endeavors, he served as medical director of the Osteopathic Center for Children, where he worked closely with the esteemed Dr. Viola Frymann for over 20 years. He is an internationally renowned pediatrician and osteopath chosen by Dr. Frymann to continue her work. Throughout his many years of experience, he has upheld a steadfast commitment to the ethical and professional standards of his practice, as evidenced by his sterling record, and ensures an impeccable degree of patient satisfaction in all facets of his work. He has an impressive professional journey that spans twenty years and has expanse knowledge and unrivaled expertise in all facets of his work, including treating children who have rare, difficult to treat, developmental and neurological disorders including children with epilepsy, cerebral palsy, learning disorders, attention deficit disorder, asthma, allergy, autism, traumatic brain injury, and rare diseases. For more information about Dr. Shawn K. Centers, please visit http://www.shawncentersdo.com/.

Shawn K. Centers, DO, FACOP, FAAIM, FAAO, BCIM, BCIP, attended Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Davie, Florida, and was awarded his doctor of osteopathy degree in 1995. He served his pediatric internship at St. Barnabas Hospital/ Weill Cornell Medical College in New York and conducted his general surgery and pediatric residency at The Children’s Hospital of New Jersey, where he also served as Chief Resident. In addition, he is fellowship trained at Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Davie, Florida. He further received board certification in adolescent and young adult medicine from the American Osteopathic Board of Pediatrics and is a Diplomate in Pediatrics of the National Board of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons and founding diplomate of the American Board of Holistic and Integrative Medicine. Dr. Centers remains at the forefront of his challenging specialty via memberships and affiliations with prestigious professional societies and associations, such as the Osteopathic Cranial Academy and the American Osteopathic Association. For more information about Dr. Shawn K. Centers, please visit https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/740983-Shawn-Centers-Pediatrician-San-Diego-California-92123.

Moreover, Shawn K. Centers, DO, FACOP, FAAIM, FAAO, BCIM, BCIP, attained fellowship of the American College of Osteopathic Pediatricians (FACOP), the American Association of Integrative Medicine (FAAIM), and the American Academy of Pediatric Osteopathy. In addition to his medical degree, he holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology degree acquired at Georgetown College in 1990. As a result of his outstanding performance in the field of pediatrics, The International Association of HealthCare Professionals (IAHCP) has selected Shawn K. Centers, DO, FACOP, FAAIM, FAAO, BCIM, BCIP, MD, to be featured in the premier publication of The Leading Physicians of the World. He has been honored as Top Pediatrician in San Diego County, California, by the International Association of Pediatricians (IAP), 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. For more information about Dr. Shawn K. Centers, please visit https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/740983-Shawn-Centers-Pediatrician-San-Diego-California-92123.