The Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology received its initial accreditation for service in 1971 from the Philippine Obstetrical and Gynecological Society. This department gained its full accreditation in 1984. It has a 4-year documented graduated and progressive residency training, with each year level designed according to the standards set by the Philippine Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 

The SPMC Mycobacteriology Laboratory, an important section of the Department of Pathology, has been operating since July 18, 2014. Its services are coursed through the Health Services and Specialty Clinic (also known as SPMC Industrial Clinic), as with other laboratory services.


The Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology of Southern Philippines Medical Center, with its highly competent staff who values life, service and excellence in training and research as an integral part of patient care, will achieve the recognition as the center of excellence on women’s reproductive health and rights in Asia.


We commit to promote our institution as the center of choice for all women seeking health, and the training center of choice for healthcare providers in the field of obstetrics & gynecology.

We commit to provide all women our expertise in the practice of obstetrics &gynecology thru woman-friendly healthcare services and programs that address their needs in reproductive health and rights.

We commit to conduct researches in obstetrics & gynecology that will be relevant in the management of our patients.

We commit to produce competent and compassionate obstetrician gynecologists who are ready to respond to the societal and health needs of women and their families in the community where they work and live.