Nathan J. Kessler, DO

“I’m thrilled to be here on Kauai.  I love children and I look forward to offering my unique blend of traditional and non-traditional medicine to you and your family as we help them grow together.”

Area of Focus:

  • Pediatrics
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT) for children and adults


  • Medical School:  Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, Western University of the Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific-Northwest, Lebanon, OR, 2016-2022
  • College: Bachelor of Arts in Exercise Science, Willamette University, Salem, OR, 2008-2012
  • Residency: Pediatrics Residency, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, 2020 – 2023
  • Focus Areas in Residency: Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Neonatal Feeding, Adolescent Medicine, Pediatric Emergency and Hospital Medicine, Tropical Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Neonatal Intensive Care, Child Abuse Assessment and Management, and Rural Primary Care.

Professional Affiliations and Organizations

  • American Academy of Pediatricians
  • American College of Emergency Physicians
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • American Academy of Osteopathy

 Personal Interests: I enjoy swimming, snorkeling, spear-fishing, video games, Dungeons and Dragons, going to community events, spending time with my wife, traveling, cook-outs and body surfing.