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Shamini Govender, MD

  • Pediatrics
Shamini Govender, MD
Accepts new patients
age-group-children-color Treats only children


Scripps Clinic Santee
278 Town Center Pkwy Ste 105
Santee, CA 92071
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Shamini Govender, MD, provides pediatric care for newborns, children and adolescents, focusing on preventive medicine. Dr. Govender’s medical interests include breastfeeding, nutrition and healthy foods, meditation and yoga as a treatment modality. 

Dr. Govender treats her patients and families with respect, compassion and kindness, understanding that each patient and family have different priorities and are at different stages in life. 

An outdoor enthusiast, Dr. Govender stays active hiking and jogging local trails with her two children. She also enjoys international travel and vegetarian cooking.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics, 2001

Medical Education

  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD, 1998


  • Case Western Reserve University, Pediatrics, 2001

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