Faculty

Dean :  Marissa Hizon-Virgines, DDM, MPH

  • Master in Public Health
    Adventist University of the Philippines, 2004
  • Preceptorship Program in Orthodontics, 1997
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine
    ManilaCentral University, 1987

Department Chair: Darryl O. Picar, DDM, MPH

  • Master in Public Health
    Adventist University of the Philippines, 2009
  • Externship Training in Implant Dentistry
    Alpha Bio Dental Implantology Center, 2005
  • Preceptorship in Orthodontics
    Loh’s Advanced Orthodontics, 2005
  • Post-Graduate Basic Course in Periodontics
    Philippine Post-Graduate Studies and Training, 2004
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine
    ManilaCentral University, 1999

Clinical Coordinator : Mylene Mendoza-Tiongco, DDM, MAEd

  • Master of Arts in Education, Major in Health Science Education
    University of Perpetual Help System Laguna, 2003
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine
    University of the East, 1994

FACULTY:

Cornelio C. Aba, DDM

  • Clinical Training Program in Advanced Restorative Dentistry
    Loma Linda University, 2003
  • Diploma in Dental Public Health
    University of the Philippines, 1981
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine
    Manila Central University, 1971

Demuel Dee L. Berto, MD

  • Master in Public Health, in Progress
    Adventist University of the Philippines
  • Doctor of Medicine
    University of the East, 2003

Walter B. del Rosario, DDM, MAEd

  • Master of Arts in Education, Major in Health Sciences Education
    University of Perpetual Help System Laguna, 2007
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine
    De Ocampo Memorial Colleges, 1983

Deborah Cynthia T. Gatchalian, DDM

  • Master in Public Health, in Progress
    Adventist University of the Philippines
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine
    CentroEscolar University, 1984

Arvin B. Laguna, DDM, MAEd

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Major in Educational Management Candidate
    University of Perpetual Help Rizal
  • Master of Arts in Education, Major in Educational Management
    University of Perpetual Help Rizal, 2007
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine
    University of the Philippines, 1997

Vicky C. Mergal, PhD

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Major in Biological Sciences
    University of Santo Tomas, 2002
  • Master of Science in Biology
    Adventist University of the Philippines, 1997
  • Bachelor of Science in Education
    Mountain View College, 1981

Maria Lourdes Peñaranda-Morales, DDM

  • Master of Arts in Educational Administration Candidate
    University of Perpetual Help System Rizal
  • Cert. in Endodontics and Occupational Dentistry
    JohnF. Cotton Hospital, 1993
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine
    University of the Philippines, 1991

Walter R. Suarez, DDM, MPH

  • Master in Public Health
    University of the Philippines, 1999
  • Post-Graduate Comprehensive Training in Orthodontics
    Center for Orthodontic Training Seminars, 2002
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine
    ManilaCentral University, 1997

Uriel L. Zarsaga, DDM

  • Master in Public Health, in Progress
    University of the Philippines
  • Doctor of Dental Medicine
    Adventist University of the Philippines, 2007