About Serenity Rejuvenation Center
So who are we? We are seasoned medical professionals who have been in this industry for over a decade. We’ve seen the good, the bad and everything in between. We are solely interested in taking exceptional care of our patients and providing them fantastic treatments at affordable prices. We are not interested in becoming a mega-chain medispa that focuses on quantity of people through the door versus quality of care received. We take our time, we continually educate ourselves and our patients, and we are so very honored and pleased to have Serenity Rejuvenation Center to do the things we love and share them with you!
Medical Director: Dr. Stephen M. O’Connell
Dr. O’Connell is a Washington State native and University of Washington alumni where he graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Zoology.
After graduating from UW, Stephen moved to southern California where he completed his graduate medical education at The College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific. His postgraduate medical education began with an internship year in internal medicine at The University of Nevada School of Medicine (Reno), a three years residency in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, and a year of fellowship training at The University of Washington.
He is Board Certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties, and is a Diplomate of The American Board of Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine.
As a resident at the renowned University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine he presented research and won awards at both the state and at national levels. He won Best Resident Oral Scientific Paper Presentation at the state level “The Rex Newton Award” and at the national level for “Outstanding Scientific Oral Presentation” at The Association For Academic Physiatrists Annual Conference.
He has been a key author in two of the most prestigious journals in his field, Spine Journal, and is currently being published in PM&R. Additionally, he was first author on A Book Chapter in Pain Medicine & Interventional Pain Management A Comprehensive Board Review, titled Local Anesthetics and Membrane-Stabilizing Drugs
With training and experience at top tier University Programs & Hospitals, Stephen brings with him an enthusiastic philosophy rooted in life experience, medical school, and in post graduate medical training. Through his life and professional experience he approaches medicine from a preventative, holistic, and comprehensive platform.
He is currently practicing as a specialist in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Occupational Medicine, and Pain Medicine in the greater Seattle area, as well as Medical Director/Owner of Serenity Rejuvenation Center where he focuses on Aesthetic Medicine & Wellness.
Board Certified/Diplomate of the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Allergan Certified Injector (Botox & Juvederm)
International Association For Physicians In Aesthetic Medicine-Medical Weight Management Protocol
Physician Skin Care Alliance-Skin Care Professional
MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL AND SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES:
International Association for Physicians In Aesthetic Medicine
International Spine Intervention Society
Association of Academic Physiatrists
American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation