DSC6549 copySPMC Dermatology Doctors, Consultants and ResidentsThe Department of Dermatology was established in February of 1998 subsequent to being granted a department status. In 1996, Dermatology was a section under the Department of Internal Medicine, with its training program originally accredited by the Philippine Society of Cutaneous Medicine.

The SPMC Dermatology Residency Program is a three-year residency training program. It was accredited in 2008 by the Philippine Dermatological Society, and it takes pride in being the only Dermatology training program outside of Metro Manila.


A premier service-oriented dermatology and research center.


  • To render excellent, accessible, and affordable dermatological services.
  • To train competent, compassionate and ethical dermatologists and attain excellence through outstanding education and programs.
  • To conduct quality medical studies and researches.
  • To be able to transcend economic, socio-cultural and political barriers together with the Philippine Dermatological Society and other organizations.