Southern Philippines Medical Center

Address: J.P. Laurel St., Bajada, Davao City

Telephone Number: (082) 227-2731 local 4137 

TeleFax: (082) 224-0339 

 E-mail Address: spmcorthopedics@gmail.com

Consultant Staff

Active Consultants

NAME 

SUBSPECIALTY 

FELLOWSHIPS

NOEL REX P. PEÑARANDA, MD,  FPOA 

Chairman

ORTHOPEDIC ONCOLOGY 

Fellowship in  

Musculoskeletal Oncology,  Chiba Cancer Center, Chiba,  Japan, 2003, under Dr.  

Shinichiro Tatezaki 

Fellowship in  

Musculoskeletal Oncology,  Cancer Institute Hospital,  Otsuka, Japan, 2003 under Dr.  Noriyoshi Kawaguchi 

Clinical Observership, St. Jude  Children’s Research Hospital,  Memphis, TN USA, 2010,  under Dr. Michael Neel and  Dr. Bhaskar Rao

ROLANDO JUNIOR L. TORRES,  MD, FPOA 

Training Officer 

Section Head, Adult Service

ARTHOPLASTY 

SPORTS MEDICINE and  

ARTHROSCOPY

Clinical Fellowship In Hip and  Knee Arthroplasty. Ghurki  Trust and Teaching Hospital.  Lahore, Pakistan. January-July  2016 

Clinical Fellowship In Sports  Medicine and Arthroscopy.  Institute of Sports Medicine,  

Kameda Medical Center,  Kamogawa City, Chiba-ken,  Japan. July – December 2016 

Clinical Fellowship in Sports  Medicine and Arthroscopy.  The University of Hong Kong Queen Mary Hospital. Hong  

Kong, SAR China. January  2017-July 2017 

   

HILARIO M. DIAZ, MD, FPOA SPORI Institute Head

SPORTS MEDICINE 

ARTHROPLASTY 

ILIZAROV METHOD

Trauma and Research  

Fellowship; Sports  

Arthroplasty, Foot & Ankle University of Cincinnati  

Medical Center, 1998 

Fellowship in Advance  

Method of Ilizarov 

Lecco Italy, 1999 

Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur  Osteosenthesefragen (AO)  course on Basic Principles of  Fracture Fixation 

Davos, Switzerland, Dec, 2002

RICHARD JOHN C. PECSON, MD,  FPOA

  

GILBERT E. CAUILAN, MD, FPOA Section Head, Spine Service

SPINE SURGERY 

Spine Surgery Fellowship  Orthopaedics and Arthritic  Institute Sunnybrook and  Women’s Hospital University  of Toronto, Canada, 2000 

Spine Surgery Fellowship  Royal Adelaide Hospital  

Adelaide, Australia, 2002 

Spine Surgery Fellowship  Center for Spine Excellence  Holy Spirit Hospital  

Brisbane,Queensland  

Australia, 2002 

AO Spine Fellowship 

Queen Mary Hospital & 

Duchess of Kent Childrens Hospital, Hongkong 2008

JOSE MIGUEL G. PAGSALIGAN,  MD, FPOA

HAND AND MICROVASCULAR  SURGERY

Hand and Microvascular  Surgery Fellowship 

Ogori Dai-ichi General  

Hospital under Dr. Kazutero  Doi, Yamaguchi, Japan, 2002 

Hand and Microvascular  Surgery Fellowship 

Ogori Dai-ichi General  

Hospital, Yamaguchi, Japan,  July 2004-June 2005

ANTHONY ALBERTO C.  

ANGALA, MD, FPOA 

Section Head, Sports Section

SPORTS MEDICINE 

ARTHROSCOPIC SURGERY

Fellowship in Sports  

Medicine, Arthroscopic  

Surgery and Cartilage  

Transplant 

Technical University of  

Munich,Germany, 2000

JEREMIAH R. MORALES,  

MD, FPOA

SPINE SURGERY 

Department of Orthopedic  and Spine Surgery, Ghurki  Trust and Teaching Hospital,  Pakistan,  

November 2010-May 2011

REMO-TITO A. AGUILAR,  

MD, FPOA

  

PAOLO ALAN B. TABAR, 

MD, FPOA

SHOULDER & ELBOW SURGERY  AND SPORTS MEDICINE

Clinical and Research Fellow  of Shoulder Surgery and  Biomechanics 

Nobuhara Hospital and  

Institute of  

Biomechanics. 2012 

Tatsuno-Shi, Hyogo, Japan 

Clinical and Research Fellow  of Shoulder, Elbow Surgery &  Sports Medicine 

CM Chungmu General  

Hospital. 2013-2014 

Seoul, South Korea

ROBERTO A. DENIEGA, 

MD, FPOA 

Section Head, Hand Service

HAND AND MICROVASCULAR  SURGERY

Post Residency Fellow in  Orthopedic Hand Surgery July 1, 1995- June 30, 1996

MA. RAMONA B. REYES, MD,  FPOA

SPINE SURGERY 

Clinical Spine Fellowship National University Hospital,  Singapore, May 2014- May  2015

FIDELIS MARI L. AMPARO, MD,  FPOA 

Section Head, Pediatrics Service

PEDIATRIC ORTHOPEDICS 

Primary Childrens Medical  Center, 

University of Utah, USA 2002

RICHIE A. SORILLA, MD, FPOA

SPINE SURGERY 

AO TRAUMA:  

PELVIS and ACETABULUM  SURGERY

Ghurki Trust Teaching  

Hospital, Lahore, Pakistan February-August 2016 

RWTH Aachen University,  Aachen, Germany 

March-April 2017

NAME 

SUBSPECIALTY 

FELLOWSHIPS

KRISTOFFER ROLAND U. ROA, MD,  FPOA 

Section Head, Complex Trauma

PELVIS and ACETABULUM  SURGERY 

HIP AND KNEE SURGERY 

Orthopedic Trauma  

Fellowship. Siriraj Hospital,  Mahidol University, Bangkok,  Thailand. January 4-June 30,  2017 

Clinical Fellowship in Adult  Joint Reconstruction, Seoul  National University Hospital,  Seoul Korea. October 18, 2017  – April 12, 2018

JOHN B. LACORDA, MD, FPOA

FOOT AND ANKLE  

SURGERY

Clinical Fellowship and  

Observership in Foot and  Ankle Surgery, University of  Alabama Hospital, Birmingham,  USA, January – April 2018 

Clinical Fellowship in Foot and  Ankle Surgery 

Konkuk University Medical  Center 

Seoul, South Korea 

July to December 31, 2019 

ALLAN RODOLFO P. HERRERA, JR,  MD, FPOA

ADULT and HIP  

PRESERVATION SURGERY SPINE SURGERY

Clinical Fellowship in  Arthroplasty and Paediatrics  and Adult Hip Preservation  Surgery 

Ghurki Trust and Teaching  Hospital. Lahore, Pakistan May 17, 2017 to October 18,  2017 

Fellowship in Spine Surgery Ghurki Trust and Teaching  Hospital. Lahore, Pakistan January 31-July 17, 2018

Visiting Consultants

NAME 

SUBSPECIALTY 

FELLOWSHIPS

HENRY Y. CHUA, MD, FPOA

  

ESPIRIDION R. REYES, MD, FPOA

PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS 

Orthopaedics and  

Traumatology 

New Addenbrooks Hosp.  

Cambridge, U.K. 1981 

Pediatric Orthopaedics 

Children’s Hosp and Med  Center, Seattle, Washington,  USA, 1989 

Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur  

Osteosenthesefragen (AO)  Course on Basic Principles of  Fracture Fixation 

Davos, Switzerland, Dec, 2000

ELSA N. CALVEZ, MD, FPOA 

ARTHROPLASTY 

PEDIATRIC ORTHOPEDICS

Fellowship in Hip and Knee  Arthroplasty 

Gustilo Clinic and Ambulatory  Surgery Center, Negros  Occidental, January to July 2017 

Pediatric Orthopedics  Fellowship 

Queen Elizabeth Hospital,  Kowloon, Hongkong 

March 1- June 30, 2019

TOTAL NUMBER OF  

CONSULTANTS

20