Dr. Shawna Victorino, DC is a nationally board certified Chiropractor who graduated from Life West Chiropractic School in Hayward, Calif. in 2001. She and her husband, also a chiropractor, have raised their six children here in Fairbanks since 2001. As a mom, Dr. Victorino knows the importance of working with the whole family, including the kids! She believes the foundation for a vibrant life is your health and getting to the true cause of discomfort. With an expansive knowledge in pediatric, prenatal and postnatal care, she enjoys helping patients of all ages take control of their own health to live better now.

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Awards/Special Training:

  • Webster In-Utero Constraint Technique. Painlessly turn breach presentation through leveling mother's pelvis.

What do you like to treat and why?

I love to treat the whole family. Young and no so young because they are awesome. Pregnant moms are also great because the better they are cared for, the better they can care for others.

How long have you been in Alaska and why did you move here?

I have been in Alaska with my husband since 2001.

Where have you lived before Alaska?

After growing up in Upstate New York, I lived in California's Bay Area and Boise, Idaho before settling in Fairbanks.

Previous careers?

No careers, just jobs. Chemistry tutor, server, bartender, day care provider, and once at an ice cream shop.

Hobbies and other interests?

I am a mom to five hockey players, traveling, boating, hiking, anything outdoors.


Six children - bookend girls and four boys. My husband Jon is also a chiropractor.

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