Health Resources for Families and Providers
Discover a wealth of transformative insights and inspiring stories within the pages of the Osteopathic Center for Children blog. Immerse yourself in captivating narratives shedding light on critical healthcare issues impacting our community, while delving into the remarkable patient profiles and groundbreaking programs that are reshaping the landscape of healthcare delivery.
The Osteopathic Center for Children, alongside the Osteopathy’s Promise to Children provides a range of resources, support, continuing medical education, research opportunities, and networking for health care providers.
Resources for families
We provide answers to frequently asked questions related to osteopathic treatment, common conditions, and general healthcare inquiries for the provider.
Find our resources for continuous professional development and advanced training opportunities.
We collaborate with healthcare providers and organizations worldwide to share knowledge, expertise, and resources in pediatric osteopathy. Contact us if you’re interested in partnering.
Pediatric Osteopathic Evidence
Research papers, articles, and studies that delve into osteopathic medicine, particularly in pediatric care making a positive impact on children’s health globally.
Pediatric Osteopathy Practice
Osteopathic considerations for a variety of common pediatric complaints.
Information about conferences, workshops, and events where healthcare providers can network with peers and experts in the field of pediatric osteopathy.
Pediatric Working Group
A collaborative group designed for scholarly activity around pediatric osteopathy. Anticipate launching in late 2023. For more information, contact us.
Please refer your patients to our website and ask them to complete the inquiry form found on the bottom of the page.
American Academy of Pediatric Osteopathy (AAPO)
The AAPO is a component society of the American Academy of Osteopathy (AAO), and a home for all physicians utilizing OMT on pediatric patients. Learn more here.
Blogs & News
Quarterly updates, blogs, and news about osteopathy, its advancements, and how it’s making a difference in children’s healthcare.
Deformational plagiocephaly (DP) is on the rise in pediatric patients. The current standard of care recommended for management is repositioning with possible addition of cranial orthoses. However, strong data are lacking to support these recommendations. Osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) is another treatment option for DP that is also lacking evidential support
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