Speakers - Symposium

Konrad P. Aguila, MD

  • Specialty: ENT-HNS
  • Sub-Specialty: Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery
  • Vice-Chairman, Jose R. Reyes Memorial Medical Center
  • Vice-President, Philippine Society for Cosmetic Surgery
  • Chairman, Philippine Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (PAFPRS)

Maria Natividad A. Almazan, MD

  • Specialty: Otolaryngology
  • Sub-Specialty: Otology
  • Medical Specialist 3, East Avenue Medical Center
  • Head, Research and Development Office, Manila Central University Hospital
  • Secretary, Philippine Board of Otolaryngology-HNS
  • Past President, Philippine Society of Otolaryngology-HNS

Irlan C. Altura, MD

  • Specialty: Ent-Hns
  • Sub-Specialty: Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Consultant, Dept. Of Orl-Hns, Ilocos Training And Regional Medical Center

Helena Michelle N. Casipit, MD

  • Specialty: Ent-Hns
  • Sub-Specialty: Pediatric Ent
  • Consultant, Biñan Doctors Hospital; Unihealth Southwoods Hospital & Medical Center

Jimmy V. Chang, MD

  • Specialty: Ent-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Sleep Medicine And Surgery
  • Center Head, St. Luke’s Medical Center
  • Vice Chair, Dept. Of Ent, The Medical City South Luzon, Sta. Rosa Laguna
  • Chair, Philippine Academy Of Sleep Surgery (Pass)

Ryan U. Chua, MD

  • Specialty: Ent-Hns
  • Sub-Specialty: Rhinology And Skull Base Surgery
  • Residency Coordinator, University Of Santo Tomas Hospital
  • Rhinology Section Head, Dept. Of Ent-Hns, University Of Santo Tomas Hospital
  • Member, Philippine Academy Of Rhinology

Joselito F. David, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Craniomaxillofacial Surgery
  • Ceo, Head And Neck Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship Program Foundation, Inc.
  • Co-Director, Head And Neck Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship Program; Craniomaxillofacial Trauma Surgery Fellowship Program
  • Head, Section Of Head And Neck Reconstructive Microsurgery, Dept. Of Orl-Hns, Santo Tomas University Hospital
  • Consultant, Section Of Craniomaxillofacial Trauma Surgery, Dept. Of Orl-Hns, East Avenue Medical Center

Virgilio R. De Gracia, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Chairman, Dept. Of Orl-Hns, Manila Doctors Hospital
  • Director, Philippine Board Of Otolaryngology-Hns
  • Associate Professor, Dept. Of Orl-Hns, Uermmmci

Isaac Cesar S. De Guzman, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Consultant, Dept. Of Orl-Hns, De La Salle University Medical Center

Enrico Micael G. Donato, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Craniomaxillofacial Surgery
  • Assistant Professor, Manila Central University, College Of Medicine
  • Head Of Section Maxillofacial Reconstructive Surgery, Dept. Of Orl-Hns, Manila Central University
  • Head, Ent Center, Capitol Medical Center
  • Director, Otorhinologic Maxillofacial Center, East Avenue Medical Center
  • Head Of Section Of Maxillofacial Trauma Surgery, Dept. Of Orl-Hns, East Avenue Medical Center
  • Chairman, Philippine Academy Of Craniomaxillofacial Surgery (Pacmfs)
  • Active Consultant, Dept. Of Orl-Hns, Manila Central University; Veterans Memorial Medical Center
  • Past Chairman, Aocmf Philippines

Anne Marie V. Espiritu, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Orl Allergy & Clinical Immunology, Rhinology
  • Consultant & Officer, Manila Doctors Hospital
  • Consultant And Chairman, The Medical City South Luzon
  • Chair, Philippine Academy Of Orl Allergy And Clinical Immunology (Paorlaci)

January E. Gelera, MD

  • Specialty: Orl-Hns
  • Sub-Specialty: Rhinology
  • Active Consultant, Training Officer & Section Chief Rhinology, Amang Rodriguez Memorial Medical Center
  • Active Consultant, World Citi Medical Center
  • Visiting Consultant, University Of Santo Tomas Hospital; Afp Medical Center
  • International Travel Scholarship Recipient, North American Skull Base Surgery (2019)

Elliott Kozin, MD (USA)

  • Otologist/Neurotologist
  • Consultant, Department Of Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School & Massachusetts Eye And Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts, Usa
  • Clinical And Research Interests: Traumatic Brain Injury, Auditory Neuroprosthetics, And Endoscopic Ear Surgery

Jose Florencio F. Lapeña, Jr., MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery; 

    Medical Education And Mentoring

  • Sub-Specialty: Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, Cleft And Craniofacial Plastic Surgery, Medical Writing, Editing, And Peer Review
  • Full Professor 12 And Attending Otolaryngologist, University Of The Philippines Manila-Philippine General Hospital
  • Up Scientist Iii, University Of The Philippines System
  • Editor-In-Chief, Philippine Journal Of Otolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • National Journal Selection Committee Chair, Philippine Council For Health Research And Development, Department Of Science And Technology
  • International Corresponding Editor, Singapore Medical Journal
  • Charter President, Philippine Association Of Medical Journal Editors, Inc. (Pamje)
  • Star Reviewer Emeritus (Star Reviewer 2015-2019), American Academy Of Otolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery Foundation

Jehan Grace B. Maglaya, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Craniomaxillofacial Surgery
  • Assistant Professor, Uermmmci
  • Visiting Consultant, East Avenue Medical Center
  • National Faculty, Aocmf

Veronica F. Magnaye, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Ceo, Icohns (The 1St And Only Ent-Hns Ambulatory Diagnostic And Surgical Center In Mindanao In Davao City)
  • Assistant Medical Director, San Pedro Hospital, Davao City
  • Visiting Consultant, Davao Doctors Hospital, Brokenshire Integrated Health Ministries, Inc., And Metro Davao Medical And Research Center

Rey G. Malahito, MD

  • Specialty: Orl-Hns
  • Sub-Specialty: Head And Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Medical Specialist Iii (Part-Time), Quirino Memorial Medical Center
  • Visiting Consultant, Amang Rodriguez Memorial Medical Center
  • Active Staff, Marikina Valley Medical Center, Commonwealth Hospital & Medical Center, Marikina Doctors’ Hospital & Medical Center
  • Vice-Chair, Academy For Head And Neck Oncology Of The Philippines (Ahnop) 

Janice M. Mangahas, MD

  • Specialty: Orl-Hns
  • Sub-Specialty: Laryngology
  • Assistant Chair, Dept. Of Orl-Hns, Jose B. Lingad Memorial Regional Hospital
  • Consultant, Mother Teresa Of Calcutta Medical Center; Our Lady Of Mt. Carmel Medical Center; Sacred Heart Medical Center; Bataan Peninsula Medical Center; Angeles Medical Center; Clinica Henson

Dennis Cristobal S. Mangoba, MD

  • Specialty: Otolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Active Consultant, The Medical City Clark; Graman Medical Hospital; Pampanga Premier Medical Center
  • Visiting Consultant, The Medical City Ortigas; Manila Doctors Hospital; Capitol Medical Center
  • Vice-President, Central Luzon Chapter

Michael V. Medina, MD

  • Associate Staff, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Otolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Assistant Professor, Department Of Otolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery, University Of Florida
  • Member, American Academy Of Otolaryngology-HNS
  • Member, Florida Society Of Otolaryngology-HNS

Charles M. Mendez, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Resident Physician, Dept. Of Orl-HNS, Makati Medical Center
  • President, Philippine Residents Of Otolaryngology-HNS

Norman N. Mendoza, MD

  • Specialty: Ent-HNS
  • Sub-Specialty: Rhinology
  • Consultant, Dept. Of Ent-HNS, The Medical City
  • Past Vice-Chair, Philippine Academy Of Rhinology
  • Past Board Of Trustee, Philippine Society Of Otolaryngology-HNS

Francis Jay F. Nacino

  • Specialty: Wealth Management
  • First Vice-President, Bdo Private Bank
  • Top Relationship Manager, 3Rd Place (2017), Banco De Oro

Cox Tan Ngo

  • President And Ceo Of Clinical Sleep Solutions, Inc. In Canada And Quality Sleep Enterprise Inc. In The Philippines
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist, Northeastern University
  • Ceo Of Ar Medical Technologies (Local Start-Up Company Dedicated To The Research And Development Of New Medical Technologies In The Field Of Sleep Medicine)

Carlo Paolo M. Pagalilauan, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Laryngology And Voice Surgery
  • Medical Specialist Ii, Baguio General Hospital & Medical Center
  • Member, Philippine Academy Of Laryngobronchoesophagology & Phoniatrics (PALP)

Lesley Anne Perez

  • Executive Financial Advisor, Axa Philippines
  • Business And Recruitment Consultant For Various Companies In The Marketing And Bpo Industries
  • Consistent Member, Million Dollar Round Table (Mdrt.Org)

Paula Luz C. Santos, MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Medical Specialist Ii, Southern Philippines Medical Center
  • Visiting Consultant, Midsayap Diagnostic Center & Hospital, Inc.
  • Part-Time Teacher, Davao Medical School Foundation, Inc. & Brokenshire 

Dewet Swanepoel, MD (South Africa)

  • Executive Financial Advisor, Axa Philippines
  • Business And Recruitment Consultant For Various Companies In The Marketing And Bpo Industries
  • Consistent Member, Million Dollar Round Table (Mdrt.Org)

Jae-Jin Song, MD (Korea)

  • Professor, Department Of Orl-HNS, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seongnam, Korea
  • Member, Association For Research In Otolaryngology
  • Member, Society Of Otorhinolaryngology-Head Neck Surgery
  • Member, Korean Medical Association

Tripat Deep Singh, MD (India)

  • Specialty: Sleep Medicine
  • International Sleep Specialist (World Sleep Federation Program) And Sleep Technology As Registered Polysomnography Technologist (Rpsgt) & Registered Sleep Technologist (Rst)
  • Clinical Manager, Sleep Healthcare Asean Philips Electronics Singapore
  • Faculty, National Sleep Medicine Course And National Sleep Technology Course In India
  • Associate Editor, American Academy Of Sleep Technology (Aast) Book
  • Editorial Board, “Sleep And Vigilance” Journal And Journal Of Neurotology-Indonesian Neurology Society

Cesar V. Villafuerte, Jr., MD

  • Specialty: Otorhinolaryngology-Head And Neck Surgery
  • Sub-Specialty: Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Associate Professor, Head Section Of Craniomaxillofacial Plastic And Restorative Surgery, Dept. Of Orl-HNS, Upcm-Philippine General Hospital
  • Professor, Feu-Nrmf, Dept. Of Orl-HNS, Head Of Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Active Consultant, Dept. Of Orl-HNS, Manila Doctors Hospital; The Medical City
  • Past President, Philippine Society Of Otolaryngology-HNS
  • Past President, Philippine Board Of Otolaryngology-HNS