Dr. Jesusito Zubiri is one of the few plastic surgeons in the Philippines who has the ability to combine technical skill with an artist’s view of beauty. With 35 years of experience, he approaches each patient with the meticulous eye of a craftsman whose hand is agile, but whose heart is in his craft.With his long years in the pursuit of perfection, Dr. Zubiri has been practicing the science and art of plastic & reconstructive surgery and developed an approach that has endured the innovations of others and maintained the classic hallmarks of beauty: namely, harmony, proportion and clarity.
Dr. Zubiri received his medical degree from the University of the Philippines College of Medicine in 1971. He then went to the United States for surgical training. He finished general surgery residency as chief resident at the Yale University Bridgeport Hospital program in Connecticut.
He then proceeded to do his plastic surgery residency at the New York University Medical Center in New York City. The program is considered one of the top two plastic surgery training programs in that country.
Dr. Zubiri has been practicing the craft of plastic & reconstructive surgery since 1978 in Cebu City and presently chairman of the Department of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at the Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center and the University of Cebu Medical Center.
Mentored by Dr. John Marquis Converse (considered the father of Plastic Surgery in America) as well as distinguished plastic surgeons like Dr. Thomas Rees and Dr. Joseph McCarthy, he completed his training in 1978 at New York University Medical Center as well as its affiliated hospitals, namely: Bellevue Hospital Center, Manhattan Eye Ear Throat Hospital, and Veterans Administration Hospital, in New York City.
Dr. Zubiri is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, an international member in good standing of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons; Fellow of the Philippine College of Surgeons, Philippine Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, and of the Philippine Academy of Head & Neck Surgeons.
He is a diplomate of the Philippine Board of Plastic Surgery and life member of Phi Kappa Phi International Honor Society and Pi Gamma Mu International Honor Society.
Specialty: General Surgery
Subspecialty: Plastic, Reconstructive And Aesthetic Surgery
Local Board Accreditation:
Fellow, Philippine College of Surgeons
Fellow, Philippine Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons
Fellow, Philippine Academy of Head & Neck Surgeons
Diplomate, Philippine Board of Plastic Surgery
Clinic Address & Schedule:
M. Diaz Bldg.
Suite 208, Osmena Blvd., Cebu City, Cebu Philippines
Phone: (032) 254 7999
University of Cebu Medical Center
Suite 16A 2nd Floor, Mandaue City, Cebu Philippines