CONTACT US : 925 – 2401 loc. 3534 info@patacsi.org.ph

Past President

Angel I. Reyes, M.D.
Angel I. Reyes, M.D.
(1959) - Past President
Enrique M. Garcia, M.D.
Enrique M. Garcia, M.D.
(1960 & 1964) - Past President
Fortunato M. Guerrero, M.D.
Fortunato M. Guerrero, M.D.
1961 - Past President
Alfredo C. Balderrama, M.D.
Alfredo C. Balderrama, M.D.
1965 - Past President
Cesar A. Millar, M.D.
Cesar A. Millar, M.D.
(1966 & 1985) - Past President
Benjamin M. Belmonte, M.D.
Benjamin M. Belmonte, M.D.
(1967) - Past President
Adolfo T. Baviera, M.D.
Adolfo T. Baviera, M.D.
(1968) - Past President
Gregorio T. Singian, M.D.
Gregorio T. Singian, M.D.
(1969) - Past President
Constante N. Ferme, M.D.
Constante N. Ferme, M.D.
(1970) - Past President
Romeo D. Zamora, M.D.
Romeo D. Zamora, M.D.
(1971) - Past President
Manuel A. Paris, M.D.
Manuel A. Paris, M.D.
(1972) - Past President
Romeo E. Estrellado, M.D.
Romeo E. Estrellado, M.D.
(1973 & 1974) - Past President
Carlos G. Santiago, Jr., M.D.
Carlos G. Santiago, Jr., M.D.
(1975) - Past President
Jesus D. De Jesus, M.D.
Jesus D. De Jesus, M.D.
(1976 & 1987) - Past President
  • Special Interest :
    (1) Lung cancer (2) Minimal Invasive Thoracic Surgery (3) Intervention Bronchoscopy (4) Pediatric Thoracic Surgery (5) Thoracic Vascular Trauma
  • Clinic Address :
    Rm 1108, Lung Center of the Philippines
  • Hospital Affiliation :
    Lung Center of the Philippines
  • Residency Training :
    University of Santo Tomas Hospital
  • TCVS Fellowship Training :
    Quezon Institute, Thoracic Surgery
  • TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
    Brompton Hospital, London, Post Graduate, Thoracic Surgery
  • PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
    (1)Fellow, PATACSI, (2)Fellow, PCS
  • Certifications :
    (1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc. (2) Philippine Board of Surgery
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past President, PATACSI 1987
Hector S. Baens, M.D.
Hector S. Baens, M.D.
(1977) - Past President
Eleno L. Mencias, M.D.
Eleno L. Mencias, M.D.
(1978) - Past President
Kasian A. Lim, M.D.
Kasian A. Lim, M.D.
(1980) - Past President
Avenilo P. Aventura, M.D.
Avenilo P. Aventura, M.D.
(1981) - Past President
  • Clinic Address :
    Rm 406-B, 4th Floor, MAB, Philippine Heart Center
  • Hospital Affiliation :
    Philippine Heart Center
  • Medical School :
    University of Santo Tomas Hospital, College of Medicine, 1958
  • Residency Training :
    Elmhurst, New York, USA, 1964
  • TCVS Fellowship Training :
    St. Michael’s Hospital Newark, New Jersey, 1967
  • TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
    St. Barnabas Hospital & St. Anthony Hospital, New York, 1966
  • PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
    (1) Fellow, PATACSI (2) Fellow, PCS
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past President, PATACSI 1981
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past Chairman, PBTCVS 1996-1998
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past Chairman, PBTCVS 1993-1995
Fulgencio C. Francisco, M.D.
Fulgencio C. Francisco, M.D.
(1982) - Past President
Ludgerio D. Torres, M.D.
Ludgerio D. Torres, M.D.
(1983) - Past President
Ruben E. Valenzuela, M.D.
Ruben E. Valenzuela, M.D.
(1984) - Past President
Carlito D. Dominguez, M.D.
Carlito D. Dominguez, M.D.
(1988) - Past President
Florimond A. Garcia, M.D.
Florimond A. Garcia, M.D.
(1989) - Past President
  • Email Address :
    capolly1961@yahoo.com
  • Clinic Address :
    Rm 604, MAB, Philippine Heart Center, East Avenue
  • Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
    by appointment / Tel. No.: (632) 9252401 loc. 3604
  • Hospital Affiliation :
    (1) Philippine Heart Center (2) St. Luke’s Medical Center (3) University of Santo Tomas Hospital (4) Perpetual Help Medical Center
  • Medical School :
    University of Santo Tomas College of Medicine, 1966
  • Residency Training :
    Baguio General Hospital (General Surgery), 1975
  • TCVS Fellowship Training :
    Philippine Heart Center, 1978
  • TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
    University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Iowa, USA
  • PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
    (1) Fellow, PATACSI (2) Fellow, PCS (3) Fellow, PHA (4) Fellow, PSVS (5) Fellow, ICS
  • Certifications :
    (1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc. (2) Philippine Board of Surgery
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past Chairman, Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Inc. 2013-2014
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past President, PATACSI, 1989
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Associate Professor, University of Santo Tomas, Faculty of Surgery
Rey A. Desales, M.D.
Rey A. Desales, M.D.
(1990) - Past President
  • Special Interest :
    (1) Thoracic Oncologic Surgery (2) Lung Volume Reduction Surgery (3) Lung Transplantation Surgery (4) Surgery for Tuberculosis (5) Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery (VATS)
  • Email Address :
    rad682@yahoo.com.ph
  • Clinic Address :
    Rm 1101, Lung Center of the Philippines
  • Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
    Tel. No.: (632) 9246101 to 20 local 291, 292
  • Hospital Affiliation :
    (1) Lung Center of the Philippines (2) Capitol Medical Center (3) Philippine Heart Center (4) St. Luke’s Medical Center, Q.C.,
  • Medical School :
    V. Luna Medical Center, 1975
  • Residency Training :
    Capitol Medical Center, 1980
  • TCVS Fellowship Training :
    Lung Center of the Philippines, 1984
  • TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
    Toronto General Hospital, 1994 / Advance Training-Laparoscopic Surgery: Metropolitan Endoscopic/Laparoscopic Institute, 1991 / Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery National Univ. of Singapore, 1993 / Laser Surgery – Academy of Medicine -Singapore General Hospital, 1988
  • PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
    (1) Fellow, PATACSI (2) Fellow, PCS
  • Certifications :
    (1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc. (2) Philippine Board of Surgery
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Deputy Director for Medical Services, Lung Center of the Philippines
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Chief, Section of TCVS, Capitol Medical Center
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past President, PATACSI, 1990
Antonio C. Cabigas, M.D.
Antonio C. Cabigas, M.D.
(1991) - Past President

Email Address :
acabigas@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Rm 1110, Lung Center of the Philippines

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No.: (632) 9246101 loc. 318

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Lung Center of the Philippines
(2) UERMMMC
(3) QCGH

Medical School :
UE Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center

Residency Training :
Quezon City Gen. Hospital Medical Center

TCVS Fellowship Training :
Philippine Heart Center, 2003

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS
(3) Fellow, ICS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc.
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) OIC, Quezon City General Hospital
(2) Past Board Member, Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Inc.
(3) Past President, PATACSI, 1991
(4) Past President, International College of Surgeons, 2012-2013

Federico C. Sanchez, M.D.
Federico C. Sanchez, M.D.
(1992) - Past President

Senior Fellow

  • Special Interest :
    (1) Esophageal Surgery (2) Bronchoscopy (3) General Surgery (4) Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery
  • Clinic Address :
    Lung Center of the Philippines
  • Hospital Affiliation :
    (1) Lung Center of the Philippines (2) JRRMMC
  • Medical School :
    University of the Philippines, College of Medicine, 1969
  • Residency Training :
    Jose R. Reyes Memorial Medical Center, 1976
  • TCVS Fellowship Training :
    Philippine Heart Center, 1978 / Quezon Institute, 1981
  • TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
    Tokyo Medical Center, 1983 / Totanomon Hospital, Tokyo, Japan, 1985 / Hammatsu University, Tokyo, Japan, 1993
  • PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
    (1) Fellow, PATACSI (2) Fellow, PCS
  • Certifications :
    (1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc., 1984 (2) Philippine Board of Surgery, 1979
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Board Member, Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vacsular Surgery, Inc.
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past President, PATACSI, 1992
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past Chairman, Department of Surgery, Jose R. Reyes Memorial Medical Center
Napoleon Y. De Guzman, M.D.
Napoleon Y. De Guzman, M.D.
(1993) - Past President
  • Email Address :
    napdeg@yahoo.com
  • Clinic Address :
    Lung Center of the Philippines, Quezon Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City
  • Hospital Affiliation :
    (1) Veteran’s Memorial Medical Center (2) Lung Center of the Philippines (3)UE-Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center
  • Medical School :
    UE-Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, 1975
  • Residency Training :
    Veteran’s Memorial Medical Center, 1982
  • TCVS Fellowship Training :
    Lung Center of the Philippines, 1986
  • PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
    (1) Fellow-Philippine College of Surgeons (2) Fellow-Philippine Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons, Inc (PATACSI)
  • Certifications :
    Philippine Board of Surgery, 1982 ; Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgeons, 1985
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past President, PATACSI 1993
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past Chairman, PBTCVS 2009-2010
Jose C. Gonzales, M.D.
Jose C. Gonzales, M.D.
(1994) - Past President

Email Address :
drjosegonzales@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Division of TCVS, UP-Philippine General Hospital

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No.: (632) 8524 8484

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Philippine Heart Center
(2) Philippine Children’s Medical Center
(3) Manila Doctor’s Hospital
(4) St. Luke’s Medical Center
(5) The Medical City

Medical School :
UP – Philippine General Hospital, College of Medicine, 1972

Residency Training :
UP-Philippine General Hospital – General Surgery, 1978

TCVS Fellowship Training :
UP-Philippine General Hospital – TCVS, 1982

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
(1) Univ. of Western Ontario – Thoracic/Cardiovascular, 1982
(2) Med. College of Ohio – Pediatric Cardiac, 1983
(3) University of Toronto – Pediatric Cardiac, 1984

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc., 1986
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery, 1978

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Past Medical Director, UP – Philippine General Hospital
(2) Past President, PATACSI, 1994
(3) Past Board of Examiner, Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc.
(4) Clinical Associate Professor, UP – Philippine General Hospital, College of Medicine

Nelson A. Garciano, M.D.
Nelson A. Garciano, M.D.
(1995) - Past President
  • Clinic Address :
    Rm 1110, Lung Center of the Philippines
  • Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
    Tel. No.: (632) 9246101 to 20 local 320, 321
  • Medical School :
    Cebu Institute of Medicine, 1973
  • Residency Training :
    Vicente Sotto Medical Center – General Surgery, 1981
  • TCVS Fellowship Training :
    Lung Center of the Philippines, 1983
  • PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
    (1) Fellow, PATACSI
    (2) Fellow, PCS
    (3) Fellow, Bronchology Association of the Philippines
  • Certifications :
    (1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc.
    (2) Philippine Board of Surgery
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    (1) Board Member, Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vacsular Surgery, Inc.
  • (2) Past President, PATACSI, 1995

    (3) Past President, Bronchology Association of the Philippines

    (4) Past President , LCP Medical Alumni Society

Fernando A. Melendres, M.D.
Fernando A. Melendres, M.D.
(1996) - Past President

Email Address :
famelendres@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Rm 3207, National Kidney and Transplant Institute

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Monday – Friday EXCEPT WEDNESDAY, 9am – 12nn
Tel. No.: (632) 924 3601 local 3207

Hospital Affiliation :
Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Philippine Heart Center
(2) National Kidney and Transplant Institute

Medical School :
University of the Philippines College of Medicine, 1974

Residency Training :
UP-Philippine General Hospital – General Surgery, 1980

TCVS Fellowship Training :
UP-Philippine General Hospital – TCVS, 1982

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
(1) Killingbeck Cardio Thoracic Center, Leeds, England, 1982

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS
(3) Fellow, PSVS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc., 1986
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery, 1978

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Board of Examiner, PBTCVS
(2) Past Board of Regent, Philippine College of Surgeons
(3) Past Chairman, Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Inc., 2006-2008
(4) Past President, PATACSI, 1996

Jose S. Yamamoto, M.D.
Jose S. Yamamoto, M.D.
(1997) - Past President
YAMAMOTO, Jose

YAMAMOTO, Jose

Senior Fellow

  • Clinic Address :
    Rm 4003, Medical Arts Building, University of Santo Tomas Hospital
  • Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
    Monday to Friday, 10am-5pm / Tel. No.: (632) 731 3001 loc. 2437 / 7419420
  • Clinic Address :
  • Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
  • Hospital Affiliation :
    (1) University of Santo Tomas Hospital
  • Medical School :
    University of Santo Tomas College Of Medicine, 1973
  • Residency Training :
    University of Santo Tomas Hospital, 1979 / Bronx, Lebanon Hospital Center, Bronx, New York , 1982
  • TCVS Fellowship Training :
    Texas Heart Institute, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, 1984 / Resident in Thoracic Surgery – M.D. Anderson Hospital, Houston Texas, 1984 / Fellow in Cardiovascular Surgery – Washington Hospital Center, Washington D.C., 1989
  • TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
  • PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
    (1) Fellow, PATACSI (2) Fellow, PCS (3) Fellow, PHA (4) Fellow, International College of Surgeons (5) Fellow, Bronchoesophagology Association of the Philippines (6) Member, Denton A. Cooley Cardiovascular Society (7) Member, Asian Surgical Association
  • Certifications :
    (1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc. (2) Philippine Board of Surgery
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past Board Member, Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Inc.
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past President, PATACSI, 1997
Jose Luis J. Danguilan, M.D.
Jose Luis J. Danguilan, M.D.
(1998) - Past President
DANGUILAN, Jose Luis

DANGUILAN, Jose Luis

Senior Fellow

  • Special Interest :
    (1) Aortic surgery (2) Trauma surgery (3) Minimally invasive thoracic surgery (4) Lung cancer (5) Esophageal surgery (6) Vascular access surgery (7) Cardiothoracic organ transplantation (8) History of surgery
  • Email Address :
    jdanguilan@gmail.com
  • Clinic Address :
    Rm 1110, Lung Center of the Philippines
  • Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
    Tel. No.: (632) 9246101 to 20 local 318, 319
  • Clinic Address :
    Room 1002, Capitol Medical Center, Quezon Avenue, Quezon City,
  • Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
    Tel. No: 372-3825 loc. 5002
  • Hospital Affiliation :
    (1) Philippine Heart Center (2) NKTI (3) UP – PGH (4) Cardinal Santos Medical Center
  • Medical School :
    University of the Philippines-College of Medicine, 1975
  • Residency Training :
    UP-Philippine General Hospital – General Surgery, 1982
  • TCVS Fellowship Training :
    UP-Philippine General Hospital – TCVS, 1984
  • TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
    Tokyo Women’s Medical College, now University (Cardiothoracic Surgery) / Papworth Hospital, Cambridge, U.K. (Cardiothoracic Organ Transplantation) / Dept. of Thoracic Surgery, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine (Endoscopic Surgery/Lung Transplant)
  • PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
    (1) Fellow, PATACSI (2) Fellow, PCS (3) Fellow, PSVS (4) Founding Member, International Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons (Japan) (5) Member, Philippine Association of Endoscopic Surgeons (6) Member, Asian Society of Transplantation (7) Fellow, PCCP
  • Certifications :
    (1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc., 1986 (2) Philippine Board of Surgery, 1982
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Executive Director, Lung Center of the Philippines
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past President, PATACSI, 1998
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past President, PSVS
Renato A. Villanueva, M.D.
Renato A. Villanueva, M.D.
(1999) - Past President
VILLANUEVA, Renato

VILLANUEVA, Renato

Senior Fellow

  • Email Address :
    rensue1961@yahoo.com.ph
  • Clinic Address :
    Rm 401, MAB, Philippine Heart Center, East Avenue
  • Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
    Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 1pm-3pm; Tuesday & Thursday, 3pm-5pm / Tel. No.: (632) 925 2401 loc. 3401
  • Clinic Address :
  • Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
  • Hospital Affiliation :
    (1) Philippine Heart Center
  • Medical School :
    University of Santo Tomas College of Medicine, 1977
  • Residency Training :
    Veterans Memorial Medical Center, 1983
  • TCVS Fellowship Training :
    Philippine Heart Center, 1986
  • TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
    University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Iowa, USA, 1986
  • PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
    (1) Fellow, PATACSI (2) Fellow, PCS (3) Fellow, PSVS
  • Certifications :
    (1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc. (2) Philippine Board of Surgery
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Chairman, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery & Anesthesia, Philippine Heart Center
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Secretary-Treasurer, Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Inc. 2012-2014
  • Academic/Hospital Position :
    Past President, PATACSI, 1999
Guillermo B. Barroa, Jr., M.D.
Guillermo B. Barroa, Jr., M.D.
(2000) - Past President

Email Address :
gbarroajrmd@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Rm 1110, Lung Center of the Philippines

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No.: (632) 9246101 to 20 local 318, 319

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Lung Center of the Philippines

Medical School :
University of Santo Tomas College Of Medicine, 1979 / Rizal Prov. Medical Center, 1981

Residency Training :
AFP Medical Center, 1985

TCVS Fellowship Training :
Lung Center of the Philippines, 1988

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc.
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Past Chairman, Department of Thoracic & Anesthesia, Lung Center of the Philippines
(2) Past President, PATACSI, 2000

Gerardo S. Manzo, M.D.
Gerardo S. Manzo, M.D.
(2001) - Past President

Email Address :
gsmanzo@phc.gov.ph

Clinic Address :
Rm 413, MAB, Philippine Heart Center, East Avenue

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No.: (632) 9252401 loc. 3643

Clinic Address :
Rm 703, Asian Hospital and Medical Center

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Philippine Heart Center
(2) Asian Hospital and Medical Center
(3) De La Salle Health Institute

Medical School :
De La Salle University, College of Medicine , 1984

Residency Training :
De La Salle University Medical Center, 1990

TCVS Fellowship Training :
Philippine Heart Center, 1993

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
Stanford University Medical Center , 2000

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc., 1993
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery, 1991

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Assistant Director for Medical Services, Philippine Heart Center
(2) Assistant Professor of Surgery, De La Salle University, College of Medicine
(3) Board of Examiner, Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery Inc.
(4) Past President, ATCSA 2016
(5) Past Chairman, Organizing Committee, ATCSA – Philippines 2015
(6) Past Chairman, Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, 2011-2012
(7) Past President, PATACSI 2001

Antonio B. Ramos, M.D.
Antonio B. Ramos, M.D.
(2002) - Past President

Email Address :
abramosmd@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Rm 1104, Lung Center of the Philippines

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No.: (632) 9246101 to 20 local 324, 325

Clinic Address :
Rm 1114, MAB, St. Luke’s Global City

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Lung Center of the Philippines
(2) St. Luke’s Medical Center
(3) St. Luke’s Global City
(4) De Los Santos Medical Center
(5) Veterans Memorial Medical Center

Medical School :
University of the East-Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center ,1984

Residency Training :
UERMMMC – General Surgery, 1989

TCVS Fellowship Training :
Lung Center of the Philippines, 1992

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
Stanford University Medical Center

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS
(3) Fellow, PAMITS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Inc.

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Head, Admin and Ancillary, Lung Center of the Philippines
(2) President, Philippine Association of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgeons Inc., 2020
(3) Guest Examiner, Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, 2019
(4) Past Chairman, Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, 2016
(5) Vice Chairman, Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, 2012-2014
(6) Past President, PATACSI, 2002

Adrian E. Manapat, M.D.
Adrian E. Manapat, M.D.
(2003) - Past President

Email Address :
amanapat@gmail.com

Clinic Address :
Division of TCVS, UP-Philippine General Hospital, Taft Avenue, Manila

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No.: (632) 524 8484

Clinic Address :
Rm 605, MATI, The Medical City

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No.: (632) 634 9176

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Philippine Heart Center
(2) Makati Medical Center
(3) The Medical City
(4) UP – Philippine General Hospital

Medical School :
UP – Philippine General Hospital, College of Medicine , 1984

Residency Training :
UP-Philippine General Hospital – General Surgery, 1990

TCVS Fellowship Training :
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Fellowship, 1994

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Fellowship, 1994

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Inc.
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Chairman, Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery Inc., 2019
(2) Past Chief, Section of TCVS, UP – Philippine General Hospital
(3) Chief, Section of TCVS, Makati Medical Center
(4) Chief, Section of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Medical City
(5) Associate Professor, UP College of Medicine
(6) Past President, PATACSI 2003

Aquileo C. Rico, M.D.
Aquileo C. Rico, M.D.
(2004) - Past President

Email Address :
leocrico@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Rm 510, Medical Arts Bldg., Philippine Heart Center, East Avenue, Diliman, Q.C.

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tuesday & Friday, 1pm-5pm / Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 1pm-5pm by appointment
Tel. No.: (632) 925 2401 loc. 3530

Clinic Address :
Rm 703, Asian Hospital and Medical Center

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm / Saturday, 9am-12nn

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Philippine Heart Center
(2) Capitol Medical Center
(3) Asian Hospital and Medical Center

Medical School :
Lyceum-Northwestern Medical Foundation, 1983

Residency Training :
Rizal Medical Center – General Surgery, 1991

TCVS Fellowship Training :
Philippine Heart Center, 1994

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Inc.
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Chief, Division of Peripheral Vascular Surgery, Philippine Heart Center
(2) Past Chairman, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery & Anesthesia, Philippine Heart Center, 2011-2013
(3) Board Member, Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Inc.
(4) Past President, PATACSI 2004

Eduardo R. Bautista, M.D.
Eduardo R. Bautista, M.D.
(2005) - Past President

Email Address :
edbau2001@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Division of TCVS, UP-Philippine General Hospital, Taft Avenue, Manila

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No.: (632) 524 8484

Clinic Address :
6th Floor, MATI Building, The Medical City, Ortigas Avenue, Pasig City

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No: 634-9176

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Philippine Heart Center
(2) Makati Medical City
(3) Medical City
(4) UP – PGH
(5) Manila Doctors Hospital

Medical School :
Cum Laude, (Pre-med) / University of the Philippines, College of Medicine, 1986

Residency Training :
UP – Philippine General Hospital

TCVS Fellowship Training :
Cleveland Clinic, 1993-1996

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
Cleveland Clinic, 1993-1996

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Inc.

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Chief, Division of TCVS, UP – Pgh
(2) Associate Professor 6, University of the Philippines, College of Medicine
(3) Guest Examiner, Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, 2019
(4) Chief, Cardiac Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, PGH
(5) Past Chairman, Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, 2017
(6) Past President, PATACSI, 2005

Camilo C. Pada, M.D.
Camilo C. Pada, M.D.
(2006) - Past President

Email Address :
cpadatcvs@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Rm 1121, Lung Center of the Philippines

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No.: (632) 9246101 to 20 local 312

Clinic Address :
Rm 416, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tuesday, 9am-11am
Tel. No.: (632) 716-8001 to 20 loc. 6363

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Lung Center of the Philippines
(2) Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital

Medical School :
University of the East-Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, 1982

Residency Training :
UERMMMC – General Surgery, 1988

TCVS Fellowship Training :
Lung Center of the Philippines, 1991

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Inc.
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) OIC-Chairman, Department of Surgery & Anesthesia, Lung Center of the Philippines
(2) Training Officer, Department of Surgery & Anesthesia, Lung Center of the Philippines
(3) Head, SICU- Dept. of Surgery and Anesthesia
(4) Head, Committee on Research- OLLH 2006-2008
(5) Past Chairman, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital
(6) Past President, PATACSI 2006

Christopher C. Cheng, M.D.
Christopher C. Cheng, M.D.
(2007) - Past President

Email Address :
chriscchengmd@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Rm 506 Medical Arts Building, Philippine Heart Center

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No: (632) 925-2401 loc. 3526

Clinic Address :
Rm 903 MATI Building, Medical City

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No.: (632) 635-6789

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Philippine Heart Center
(2) The Medical City
(3) UST Hospital

Medical School :
University of Santo Tomas, College of Medicine, 1989

Residency Training :
University of Santo Tomas Hospital, 1995

TCVS Fellowship Training :
Philippine Heart Center, 1999

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS
(3) Fellow, FAVSI
(4) Fellow, PHA

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Inc.
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Quality Assurance Officer, Division of Cardiovascular Research, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia, Philippine Heart Center
(2) Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Research, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia, Philippine Heart Center
(3) Past President, PATACSI, 2007
(4) Past President, FAVSI, 2013

Dennis R. Hernandez, M.D.
Dennis R. Hernandez, M.D.
(2008) - Past President

Email Address :

Clinic Address :

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :

Hospital Affiliation :

Medical School :
University of the Philippines, College of Medicine, 1984

Residency Training :
UP-Philippine General Hospital – General Surgery, 1991

TCVS Fellowship Training :
UP-Philippine General Hospital – TCVS, 1993

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
Cleveland Clinic

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Inc.
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Past President, PATACSI 2008

Felixberto S. Lukban, M.D.
Felixberto S. Lukban, M.D.
(2009) - Past President

Email Address :
fcalukban@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Division of TCVS, UP-Philippine General Hospital, Taft Avenue, Manila

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No.: (632) 524 8484

Clinic Address :
Room 1017, Medical Arts Building, St. Luke’s Medical Center – Global City

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No.: (632) 789 7700

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Philippine Heart Center
(2) Manila Doctors’ Hospital
(3) The Medical City (4) Philippine Children’s Medical Center

Medical School :
University of the Philippines, College of Medicine, 1990

Residency Training :
UP-Philippine General Hospital – General Surgery, 1995

TCVS Fellowship Training :
UP-Philippine General Hospital – TCVS, 1997

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
Texas Heart Institute – CV Surgery, 2002

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Inc.
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Coordinator for Public affairs, UP – Philippine General Hospital
(2) Past President, PATACSI, 2009
(3) Chairman, Credentials Committee, PBTCVS
(4) Board of Examiner, PBTCVS

Samuel T. Andin, M.D.
Samuel T. Andin, M.D.
(2010) - Past President

Email Address :
docandin@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Rm 618, MAB, Philippine Heart Center, East Avenue

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No.: (02) 9252401

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Philippine Heart Center

Medical School :
FEU-NRMF Institute of Medicine, 1988

Residency Training :
Quezon City Gen. Hosp., 1995

TCVS Fellowship Training :
Philippine Heart Center

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Inc.
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Past President, PATACSI 2010

Pio V. Purino, Jr., M.D.
Pio V. Purino, Jr., M.D.
(2011) - Past President

Email Address :
docpiopurino@gmail.com

Clinic Address :
Room 508, Philippine Heart Center

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Monday, 10am-1pm / Tuesday & Thursday, 11am-1pm
Wednesday & Friday, 12nn-2pm / Saturday, 9am-11am /
Tel. No.: (632) 925 2401 loc. 3528

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Asian Hospital and Medical Center
(2) University of Santo Tomas Hospital
(3) Philippine Heart Center

Medical School :
University of Santo TomasHospital, 1993

Residency Training :
University of Santo TomasHospital – General Surgery, 1997

TCVS Fellowship Training :
Philippine Heart Center, 2004

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc.
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Chief, Section of TCVS, University of Santo Tomas Hospitall
(2) Past Training Officer, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Philippine Heart Center
(3) Past President, PATACSI, 2010

Edmund E. Villaroman, M.D.
Edmund E. Villaroman, M.D.
(2012) - Past President

Email Address :
edmundvillaroman@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Rm 1101, Lung Center of the Philippines

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No.: (632) 9246101 to 20 local 291, 292

Clinic Address :
Rm 634, St. Luke’s Medical Center – Quezon City

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No.: (632) 723 0101 loc. 5610

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Lung Center of the Philippines
(2) St. Luke’s Medical Center
(3) University of Santo Tomas Hospital
(4) Dr. Yanga’s Hospital, Poblacion, Bulacan

Medical School :
University of Santo Tomas College Of Medicine, 1995

Residency Training :
University of Santo Tomas Hospital, 2000

TCVS Fellowship Training :
Lung Center of the Philippines, 2004

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc.
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Board of Examiner, PBTCVS
(2) Past President, PATACSI 2012

Leandro C. Dimayuga, M.D.
Leandro C. Dimayuga, M.D.
(2013) - Past President

Email Address :
drlcdimayuga@yahoo.com.ph

Clinic Address :
San Pablo Colleges Medical Center, San Pablo City

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel. No: (049) 562-0726

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) San Pablo Doctors Hospital, San Pablo City
(2) Daniel Mercado Medical Center, Tanauan City, Batangas
(3) Lucena United Doctors Hospital, Lucena City

Medical School :
University of Santo Tomas College Of Medicine, 1988

Residency Training :
Manila Doctors Hospital, 1995

TCVS Fellowship Training :
UP-Philippine General Hospital – TCVS, 1997

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
Clinical Research Training, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, New York, USA

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS
(3) Fellow, PSGS
(4) Fellow, PSVS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc., 2000
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery, 1995

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Vice Chairman, PBTCVS
(2) Secretary-Treasurer, PBTCVS 2017
(3) Immediate Past President, PATACSI 2013
(4) Board of Governors, PCS, 2014

Emmanuel C. San Pedro, M.D.
Emmanuel C. San Pedro, M.D.
(2014) - Past President

Email Address :
noelsanpedro35@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Rm 1618, MATI Bldg., The Medical City

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Monday & Wednesday, 12nn-2pm / Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday, 2pm-4pm – by appointment
Tel. No.: (632) 988-1000 loc. 5229, 7060103

Clinic Address :
Rm 510, Philippine Heart Center, East Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Monday – Friday – by appointment
Tel. No.: (632) 925 2401 loc. 3530

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Philippine Heart Center
(2) The Medical City
(3) Quirino Memorial Medical Center

Medical School :
University of Santo Tomas College of Medicine, 1993

Residency Training :
UP-Philippine General Hospital – General Surgery, 1998

TCVS Fellowship Training :
UP-Philippine General Hospital – TCVS, 2001

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc.
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Past President, PATACSI 2014
(2) Professor, San Beda College of Medicine
(3) Guest Examiner, PBTCVS

Gisel T. Catalan, M.D.
Gisel T. Catalan, M.D.
(2015) - Past President

Email Address :
giselc@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Rm 606, MAB, Philippine Heart Center, East Avenue

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
every Monday 1pm – 3pm
Tel. No.: (632) 9252401 loc. 3606

Clinic Address :
Rm 703, Asian Hospital and Medical Center

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
every Monday, 9am – 5pm
Tel. No.: 511-1328

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Philippine Heart Center
(2) UP – Philippine General Hospital

Medical School :
University of the Philippines, 1989

Residency Training :
UP-Philippine General Hospital – General Surgery, 1994

TCVS Fellowship Training :
Philippine Heart Center, 1998

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc.
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery

Academic/Hospital Position :
(1) Clinical Associate Professor, University of the Philippines, College of Medicine
(2) Secretary-Treasurer, PBTCVS (3) Past President, PATACSI 2015

Michael Martin C. Baccay, M.D.
Michael Martin C. Baccay, M.D.
(2016) - Past President

Email Address :
docmikebac@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Mariano Marcos Memorial Hospital and Medical Center 2 del Pilar St. Vigan City, Ilocos Sur

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :

Clinic Address :
Ilocos Sur Cooperative Medical Mission Group Hospital, Jose Singson Street, Vigan City, 2700, Ilocos Sur

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tel No.: (077) 722 1509

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Lung Center of the Philippines
(2) Mariano Marcos Memorial Hospital and Medical Center, Batac,Ilocos Norte
(3) Laoag City General Hospital Gov. Roque Ablan Memorial Hospital, Laoag City, Ilocos Norte
(4) Karmelli Hospital, Laoag City, Ilocos Norte
(5) Black Nazarene Specialty Hospital, San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte
(6) Sto. Cristo Milagroso Hospital, Sinait, Ilocos Sur
(7) Ilocos Sur Cooperative Medical Missions Group and Hospital, Vigan, Ilocos Sur
(8) Metro Vigan Cooperative Hospital, Bantay, Ilocos Sur
(9) St. James Hospital, Vigan, Ilocos Sur
(10) Vigan Polyclinic, Vigan, Ilocos Sur

Medical School :
University of the East-Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center ,1996

Residency Training :
UP-Philippine General Hospital – General Surgery, 2002

TCVS Fellowship Training :
UP-Philippine General Hospital – TCVS, 2005

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS
(3) Fellow, PSVS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc., 2006
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery, 2003

Lara F. Lapeña-Kare, M.D.
Lara F. Lapeña-Kare, M.D.
(2017) - Past President

Email Address :
laraflmd@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Rm 540, University of Santo Tomas Hospital

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :

Clinic Address :
Rm 1224, De La Salle Health Sciences Institute

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Philippine Heart Center
(2) Capitol Medical Center
(3) Ospital ng Makati

Medical School :
University of Santo Tomas College of Medicine, 1996

Residency Training :
University of Santo Tomas Hospital, 2002

TCVS Fellowship Training :
University of Santo Tomas Hospital, 2005

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc.
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Past President, PATACSI 2017

Avenilo L. Aventura, Jr., M.D.
Avenilo L. Aventura, Jr., M.D.
(2018) - Past President

Email Address :
avenilo_aventura@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Rm 406-B, 4th Floor, MAB, Philippine Heart Center

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tues. &Thurs. 2pm – 4pm by appt.
Tel. No.: (632) 9252401 loc. 3406

Clinic Address :
Rm 703, Asian Hospital and Medical Center

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
every Thursday, 9am – 5pm
Tel. No.: 511-1328

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) Philippine Heart Center
(2) Asian Hospital and Medical Center
(3) The Medical City

Medical School :
University of Santo Tomas B.S. 1990

Residency Training :
Santo Tomas University Hosp. Gen. Surgery, 1999

TCVS Fellowship Training :
Philippine Heart Center Cardiovascular Surg, 2002

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
UCSD Cardiothoracic surgery, 2008

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI
(2) Fellow, PCS

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Inc.
(2) Philippine Board of Surgery

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Past President, PATACSI, 2018

Karyn P. Luna, M.D.
Karyn P. Luna, M.D.
(2019) - Past President

Email Address :
kpascoluna@yahoo.com

Clinic Address :
Rm 618, MAB, Philippine Heart Center, East Avenue

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Monday, 8am-10am
Tel. No.: (632) 9252401 loc. 3632

Clinic Address :
Rm 703, Asian Hospital and Medical Center

Clinic Schedule & Contact No. :
Tuesday, 9am-5pm
Tel. No.: (632) 511-1328

Hospital Affiliation :
(1) The Medical City
(2) Philippine Heart Center
(3) St. Luke’s Medical Center – Q.C.
(4) Far Eastern Medical Center

Medical School :
FEU-NRMF Institute of Medicine, 1994

Residency Training :
Rizal Medical Center – General Surgery, 2001

TCVS Fellowship Training :
Philippine Heart Center, 2005

TCVS Foreign Fellowship Training :
Guy’s and St. Thomas, NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom, 2010

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP :
(1) Fellow, PATACSI

Certifications :
(1) Philippine Board of Thoracic, Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Inc.

Academic / Hospital Position :
(1) Past President, PATACSI 2019
(2) Past Training Officer, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia, PHC