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Kathleen Joy Khu, MD

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I’m a neurosurgeon specializing in neuro-oncology/ brain tumor surgery (meningioma, schwannoma, glioma, astrocytoma, pituitary adenoma, brain metastases, other tumors) and peripheral nerve surgery (brachial plexus, nerve injury, nerve entrapment, nerve tumors, schwannoma, neurofibroma, other conditions). I did my fellowship training in Canada and Singapore.

Warren Bacorro, MD

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I am a radiation oncologist with sub-specialization in brachytherapy, with applications in gynecologic, head-and-neck, prostate, breast, oesophageal, bronchial and skin cancers, and adult and paediatric sarcomas. I perform intracavitary, interstitial, intraluminal and surface brachytherapy using 2D and image-guided techniques, as well as advanced techniques in external radiotherapy such as intensity-modulated radiotherapy and tomotherapy.

Joseph Tovera, MD

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16 Years of Medical Practice Degree in Medicine: University of the Philippines College of Medicine Internal Medicine Training: UP-Philippine General Hospital Medical Oncology Fellowship Training: UP-Philippine General Hospital Specialty: Internal Medicine Subspecialty: Medical Oncology Clinic Address & Schedule: Palawan Medical City Eastville Citywalk, San Pedro, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Philippines Schedule: Mon: 2:00PM – 5:00PM Wed: 2:00PM – 5:00PM Fri: 2:00PM – 5:00PM Adventist Hospital Palawan Junction II, San Pedro, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Philippines Schedule: Tue: 10:00AM – 12:00PM Thu: 2:00PM – 5:00PM MMG-Palawan Coop Hospital Burgos St. corner Mabini St., Puerto Princesa, Palawan Philippines Schedule: (by appointment) Manila Doctors Hospital » » » [Read more]

Crisostomo E. Arcilla, Jr., MD

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Finished General Surgery residency at UP-PGH 1988 and fellowships in Hepatobiliary Pancreatic Surgery and preceptorships in Minimally Invasive Surgery 1989-1990. 28 years in Practice and as Faculty of Department of Surgery, UP-PGH. Presently, Chief – Division of Hepatobiliary Surgery UP-PGH Associate Professor and Vice Chairman-Department of Surgery UP-PGH Past Chairman Dept. Of Surgery, Manila Doctors Hospital (2010-2015) Past President – Philippine Association of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgeons (2010-2011) Specialty: General Surgery Subspecialty: Gastroenterology Local Board Accreditation: Fellow, Philippine College of Surgeons Clinic Address & Schedule: Manila Doctors Hospital Room 404 Medical Arts Centre, T.M. Kalaw, Ermita, Manila Philippines Phone: (02) » » » [Read more]

Reynaldo O. Joson, MD

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Dr. Reynaldo O. Joson is a general surgeon at Manila Doctors Hospital in Manila Philippines. He specializes in head and neck, thyroid, breast, abdomen, gallbladder, gastrointestinal tract, hernia, skin and soft tissue surgery.

Teresita Dumagay, MD

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Dr. Teresita Dumagay is an internist with subspecialization in Adult Hematology or disorders of the blood and bone marrow and with training in blood and marrow transplantation.

Jose Manuel Fernando Ignacio, MD

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Associate Professor and Head of Spine Service, Department of Orthopedics, University of the Philippines – Philippine General Hospital Head of Orthopedic Spine, Institute of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, St. Luke’s Medical Center Global City Community Development Officer & Council Member, AOSpine (Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Osteosynthesefragen) East Asia Council Council Member, Asia Pacific Spine Society Founding Member and Board Member in Charge of Continuing Medical Education, Philippine Spine Society Specialty: Orthopedics Clinic Address & Schedule: St. Luke’s Medical Center Suite 1218-1219 Medical Arts Building, Global City, Taguig Philippines Phone: (02) 789 7700 local 5218 & 5219 Schedule: Mon: 3:00PM – 5:00PM Wed: » » » [Read more]

Joseph Garvy L. Lai, MD

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I have been practicing Orthopedic Surgery specializing in Orthopedic Traumatology since 2000. I graduated from the UP College of Medicine in 1991, then took my Orthopedic residency training at the Philippine General Hospital from 1992-1995. After Orthopedic residency, I took several fellowships namely: Pediatric Orthopedic at Children’s Hospital in Michigan, USA (1998), Kuntscher Orthopedic Traumatology at the University of Louisville, USA (1998-1999), and Adult Reconstruction also at the University of Louisville, USA (2000). Since 2002, I am a faculty of the UP College of Medicine and a consultant of the Department of Orthopedics at PGH. I specialize and mainly practice Orthopedic Traumatology which handles complex fractures of the upper and lower extremities including pelvic injuries.

Avegail Matematico Cardinal, MD

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Dr. Avegail Matematico Cardinal finished her degree in Medicine at Saint Louis University. She finished her internship at Manila Doctors Hospital then had her training in pediatrics at The Medical City . She’s a full Diplomate of the Philippine Pediatric Society. Aside from being a pediatrician Dr. Cardinal is also a nutritionist. She finished her degree of Community Nutrition at the Univesity of the Philippines Diliman Quezon City.