Christopher J. Centeno, M.D. is a specialist in regenerative medicine and the new field of Interventional Orthopedics.
He is board certified in physical medicine/rehabilitation and in pain management.
Dr. Centeno is one of the few physicians in the world with extensive experience in the clinical use of adult stem cells to treat orthopedic injuries. He is a founding member of the International Cellular Medicine Society as well as the Spinal Injury Foundation. His clinic incorporates a variety of pain management techniques and he treats patients from all over the US and the world who travel to Colorado to under-go innovative, non-surgical treatments.
Dr. Centeno’s clinical practice in Colorado (The Centeno-Schultz Clinic) has a state of the art cell biology research lab, a bioengineering department, and a clinical research arm. Dr. Centeno has chaired multiple international research based conferences.
He also maintains an active research based practice, with multiple publications listed in the US National Library of Medicine. Dr. Centeno has also served as editor-in-chief of a medical research journal dedicated to traumatic injury.
He has lectured all over the world on regenerative therapies including the Vatican in Rome. Dr. Centeno trained at the Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Medical Center and the Institute for Rehabilitation Research. He hails from both Florida and New York and currently resides in Boulder, Colorado with his wife and three children.