About the Surgeon
She took her BS Biology in UP Diliman graduating Magna Cun Laude then proceeded to take Medicine in UP-PGH. She specialized in Obstetrics & Gynecology at the Makati Medical Center and placed no 7 nationwide in the Diplomate Board exam after which she did postgraduate training in London, Rotterdam, Croatia and Italy.
She was the founding Chairman who organized the Dept. of OBGYN of the St Luke’s Global City Medical Center when it first opened in 2009. She has been an advocate of Minimally Invasive Surgery, having started Laparoscopic Surgery since 1993. In 2010, she trained in Celebration, Florida for Robotic Surgery and became the first Head of the Gynecologic Robotic Surgery Program of the St Lukes Global City. Under her leadership, within three years, St Lukes became the fastest growing Robotics Program in Southeast Asia. She is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, the Philippiine Society of Cervical Pathology & Colposcopy, the Philippine Society of Gynecologic Endoscopists, & the Philippine Association of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgeons, and a member of the The American Assoc of Gynecologic Laparoscopists.
She is currently Vice-Chairman of the OBGYN Dept of Asian Hospital and sits on the Board as the Head of the Membership Committee of the Asian Society of Gynecologic Robotic Surgery.
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Fellow, Philippine Obstetrical & Gynecological Society
Fellow, Philippine Association of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgeons
Fellow, Philippine Society of Cervical Pathology & Colposcopy
Philippine Laparoscopic Society