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Dolores D. Bonzon, MD

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I am the immediate Past Chief of the Division of Pediatric Nephrology at the Philippine General Hospital. I have been practicing as a general pediatrician and as a pediatric nephrologist for the past 24 years. I am also a retired professor of renal physiology at the UP College of Medicine. I had my fellowship in Pediatric Nephrology at the Children’s Hospital in Westmead Sydney Australia. I am a Past President of the Philippine Society of Nephrology and currently the Vice President of the Philippine Society of Hypertension. I am also a Hypertension Specialist. I take care of all kinds of kidney diseases in children such as urinary tract infections, glomerulonephritis, nephrotic syndrome, congenital and genetic disorders of the kidney and urinary tract, lupus nephritis, hypertension, acute and chronic kidney failure, dialysis and kidney transplant patients.

Alberto B. Roxas, MD

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I completed my training in General Surgery in 1981 and Colorectal Surgery in 1983 in the Philippine General Hospital. Then I joined the Faculty of the UP College of Medicine, UP Manila in 1984. I am a Diplomate of both the Philippine Board of Surgery and the Philippine Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery. I am a Fellow of both the Philippine College of Surgeons and the Philippine Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons. I also became the President of both organizations in 2001 and 1997, respectively. Since 1983, I practiced General & Colorectal Surgery in PGH and Manila Doctors Hospital. I retired from UP Manila in 2015. Now, I practiced only in Manila Doctors Hospital, where I am the Chairman of its Department of Surgery in 2016-2021.

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.