February 4 is World Cancer Day. Its goal is to raise awareness as well as to encourage its prevention, detection, and treatment. Sharing with you AVEGA’s February 2019 Medical Bulletin. Stay healthy!
A Radiation Oncologist who had training in St. Luke’s Medical Center with the use of a LINAC machine for management of head and neck cancer, gynecologic, genito-urinary, lung cancer, lymphoma, gastrointestinal, musculoskeletal malignancies and palliative care. Training consisted of high dose brachytherapy and delivery of external radiotherapy through conventional, 3D conformal, IMRT, IGRT, SRS, SRT, SBRT, and TBI techniques. He has good clinical background with the use of high dose brachytherapy for management of cervical, endometrial, prostate and endobronchial cancer. He had his observership in NYU Hospital and Stony Brook Hospital for head and neck cancer, breast cancer and CNS disease for continuing education.
Subspecialty: Genetics, One of the 9 geneticists in the country. Services offered include: diagnosis, management and genetic counseling of patients suspected to have genetic syndromes, chromosomal anomalies, and inborn errors of metabolism; diagnosis and genetic counseling of couples with suspected genetic cause to recurrent pregnancy loss and of couples with aberrant congenital anomaly scan findings such as multiple congenital anomalies; genetic counseling of early onset colorectal and breast cancer Specialty: Pediatrics Clinic Address & Schedule: ManilaMed (Medical Center Manila) Room 215, 1125 Gen. Luna Street, Ermita, Manila 1000 Philippines Phone: (02) 522 2275 Schedule: Tue: 9:00AM – 12:00PM Wed: 2:00PM » » » [Read more]
Aside from performing diagnostic Nuclear Medicine procedures, i also provide Radioactive Iodine Therapy to benign or malignant thyroid disorders. I also do Sentinel node mapping, as an adjunct prior to Breast cancer surgery.