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Raul S. Tolentino, Jr.

MD, DPBO

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The Eye Laser Center @ Brokenshire
G/F, Brokenshire Integrated Health Ministries, Inc. Hospital
Madapo Hills, Davao City
Phone (082) 225-1933; (082) 224-2362; (082) 305-3170

Education

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B.S. Biology (1985)
University of the Philippines
Diliman, Quezon City

Doctor of Medicine (1991)
University of the Philippines
Manila

Residency in Ophthalmology (1992-1994)
Philippine General Hospital
Manila

Membership

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Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology
Brokenshire Integrated Health Ministries, Inc. Hospital

Chief Opthalmologist, The Eye Laser Center @ Brokenshire

Diplomate, Philippine Board of Ophthalmology

Director, (1998-1999)
University of the Philippines Alumni Association, Davao

Director, (1999-2000)
University of the Philippines Alumni Association, Davao

Member, Philippine Academy of Ophthalmology

Member, American Academy of Ophthalmology

Member, American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery

Member, (1996-present)
Internet Ophthalmological Society

Member, (1991)
Pi Sigma Biological Honor Society

Member, Philippine Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery

Member, Southern Mindanao Society of Ophthalmology

Member, (1986-present)
Mu Sigma Phi Fraternity, UP College of Medicine

Life member, (1995)
Philippine Medical Association

Member, (1995-present)
Rotary Club of East Davao

Awards and Achievements

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• The Residents Basic Research Forum is an annual contest held among all Ophthalmology resident physicians of the different teaching hospitals during the Annual Meeting of the Philippine Society of Ophthalmology. The panel of judges is chosen from different institutions.

• Garnered a first year Medicine average of 1.29

• The academic requirement for entry into the Pi Sigma Biological Honor Society include a grade average of better than 2.0

• 2nd Place, Residents Basic Research Forum, (Dec. 1994)
Annual Meeting, Philippine Society of Ophthalmology, Manila

• University Scholar, (1986-1987)
University of the Philippine, College of Medicine

• College Scholar, 2nd Semester, (1983-84)
BS Biology, University of the Philippines, College of Science

• Graduated 11th in a class of 155, (April 1991)
University of the Philippines College of Medicine

• Pi Sigma Biological Honor Society, Inductee, (1991)

• 2nd Honorable Mention, Davao City High School, (1981)

• 2nd Runner-up, Open class, Jetski Competition, (July 22-23, 2000)
1st Davao Motorsports Festival, Davao City

• 2nd Runner-up, 785 runabout class, (July 22-23, 2000)
Jetski Competition, 1st Davao Motorsports Festival, Davao City

• Champion, Open/Modified Division, (Dec. 19, 2004)
Steel Challenge, Marbel Shooting Range

• Champion, Modified Division, (Dec. 19, 2004)
Steel Challenge, Marbel Shooting Range

• 1st Runner Up, Single stack, Standard Division

• 4th Runner Up, (March 2005)
1st PDEA National Level 3 Shooting Competition, Modified Division Davao City

• 1st Runner Up, (March 2005)
Standard Division, Level 2 Shooting Competition, Kidapawan

• 1st Runner-up, Rifle, Open Division, (Nov. 2004)
Brigade Commanders Cup, Army Headquarters
Carmen, North Cotabato

• Champion, Modified Division, (Jan. 2005)
Level 1 Shooting Competition, Davao City

• 2nd Runner-up, Pistol, Modified Division, (Nov. 2004)
Carmen, North Cotabato

• 2nd Runner-up, Modified Division, (Nov. 25-26, 2000)
1st Guardians Brotherhood Invitational Shootfest, Davao City

• 1st Runner-up, Modified Division, (Oct. 21-22, 2000)
Inter-Club Fellowship Shooting Competition, Davao City

• Champion, Modified Division, (May 14-17, 1999)
Ist Cotabato Provincial Directors Challenge Invitational Shooting Competition, Kidapawan City

• Champion, (Feb. 20-21, 1999)
Beginners Luck Shooting Competition I

• Champion, (March 27-28, 1999)
Beginners Luck Shooting Competition II

• 1st Runner-up, Modified Division, (Aug. 7-8, 1999)
Kadayawan Invitational Shooting Competition, Davao City

• 4th Runner up, Modified Division, (April 14-17, 1999)
1st Mayor Ben C. De Guzman Invitational Shooting Competition
Davao City

• 6th Runner up, Modified Division, (May 5-8, 1999)
1st Mayor Ouano's Cup Nat'l. Level 3 Shooting Competition
Mandaue, Cebu City

Licensure

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Medical Licensure Exam, Philippine Board of Medicine, (Aug. 1991)

US Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates Certification, (July 1991)

Publications

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The Production of Experimental Autoimmune Uveitis (EAU) and Anterior Chamber Associated Immune Deviation (ACAID) by the Introduction of Bacillus-Calmette-Guerin (BCG) Vaccine in Rabbits' Eyes (2nd place, Residents Basic Research Forum, Annual Meeting of the Philippine Society of Ophthalmology, Manila, Dec. 1994)

Retrospective Study on Schwannomas / Neurilemomas, (1981 to 1993)

Updates on the Role of Retinal Pigment Epithelial Cells in Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy

Nevus of Ota with Secondary Open Angle Glaucoma:A Case Report

Bionormalizer in Orbital Tumors (co-authored with Dr. Roberto Tan) (Presented at the Asian Pacific Ophthalmology Association, Hong Kong, March, 1995)

Comparison of Post-op Visual Acuity between Topical and Local Anesthesia during Temporal Clear Corneal Phacoemulsification (presented at the 1996 Annual Meeting of the Philippine Academy of Ophthalmology, Philippine International Convention Center, Dec. 2, 1996)

Comparison between Astigmatic Keratotomy Done Concurrently and 3-4 weeks post-Phacoemulsification (presented at the 1996 Annual Meeting of the Philippine Academy of Ophthalmology, Philippine International Convention Center, Dec. 2, 1996)

Corneal Topographic Changes of Tunneled and Non-tunneled 10mm ECCE Incisions (co-author:Napoleon Basoc MD, 1996)

Capsulorhexis under Air: A Safe, Simple Method for White Mature and Hypermature Cataracts

Lectures

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Lecturer, "Difficult Cases in Phacoemulsification" conducted by the Philippine General Hospital Ophthalmology Residency Alumni Association (PGH-ORAA), held at the Sentro Ofthalomogica Jose Rizal building, Philippine General Hospital, (April 30, 2005)

Lecturer, "Phacoemulsification:Machine Settings" conducted by the Philippine General Hospital Ophthalmology Residency Alumni Association (PGH-ORAA), held at the Sentro Ofthalomogica Jose Rizal building, Philippine General Hospital, (April 30, 2005)

Commencement Speaker during the Graduation Rites of the Davao City National High School, held at the UM Matina Gym, (April 2005)

Clinical Preceptor for Optometry Interns. Davao Doctors College of Optometry, (2003-present)

Live (Actual) Surgery Demonstration, "Current Method of Cataract Extraction by Phacoemulsification using the ALCON Infinity System", Cebu Society of Ophthalmology Post Graduate Ophthalmology Subspecialty Course, Cebu Doctors' Hospital, Cebu, (January 15-17, 2005)

Lecturer, "Laser Assisted In Situ Keratomileusis (LASIK)", Mindanao CPE Seminar conducted by the Integrated Philippine Association of Optometrists, Inc, (November 2004), Hotel Galleria, Duterte St., Davao City.

Lecturer, "Phacoemulsification", 1st Quarterly Lecture Series, conducted by the Philippine Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, EDSA Shangrila Hotel Grand Ballroom, (March 2004)

Lecturer, "Phacoemulsification", 3rd Quarterly Lecture Series, conducted by the Philippine Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery and Cebu Society of Ophthalmology, Waterfront Hotel
Lahug, Cebu, (Sept. 19-20, 2003)

Lecturer, "First Phacoemulsification Forum", conducted by the Southern Mindanao Society of Ophthalmology, (July 2003) at the Conference Room, Davao Medical Center, Davao City

Lecturer, "Beginners Guide TO LASIK", conducted by the Southern Mindanao Society of Ophthalmology, (Aug. 2003) at the Conference Room, Brokenshire Hospital, Davao City

Lecturer, "Diabetes and the Eye ", Mindanao CPE Seminar conducted by the Integrated Philippine Association of Optometrists, Inc. (Jan. 25, 2003), Sunburst Fried Chicken Conference Room, Tiongko Ave, Davao City

Lecturer, "Difficult Cases in Phacoemulsification", conducted by the Philippine Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery, Waterfront Hotel, Lahug, Cebu City, (Nov. 10, 2002)

Lecturer, "Corneal Topography", Refractive Surgery Course conducted by the Makati Eye Laser Center, Nov. 9, 2001, PAMCOR Conference Room, PAMCOR bldg, Pasong Tamo, Makati City

Lecturer, Department of EENT, Davao Medical School Foundation, (1996-present)

Lecturer, "Diabetes and the Eye ", Inter-Chapter Seminar conducted by the Integrated Philippine Association of Optometrists, Inc. (Sept. 2001), Davao Doctors College Auditorium, Davao City

Lecturer, "The Latest in Cataract Surgery, Its Indications and Post-operative Care", Inter-Chapter Seminar conducted by the Integrated Association of Optometrists, Inc. (Sept. 12, 1999), Davao Doctors College Auditorium, Davao City

Lecturer, "Occupational Ophthalmology", Post Graduate Course in Occupational Health & Safety, conducted by the Philippine College of Occupational Medicine, Southern Mindanao chapter, (Oct. 11, 1996), Brokenshire Hospital, Davao City

Session Chairman, Free Paper Presentations, 1996 Annual Meeting of the Philippine Academy of Ophthalmology, held at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC), (Dec. 2, 1996)

Lecturer on Phacoemulsification, conducted at the Conference Room, Paragon Tower, Manila, (Aug. 1996)

Wet lab instructor on Phacoemulsification, conducted during the Philippine Society of Ophthalmology Midyear Meeting, held at the Eye Referral Center, Manila, (May 1995)

Gave several live surgery demonstrations of the STORZ PROTEGE phacoemulsification machine (January 1995- March 1995)

Gave several live Phacoemulsification Cataract Demo Surgeries Under Topical Anesthesia for the Maharlika Charity Foundation on February (May and July 1996)

Conventions and Seminars Attended

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Annual Meeting, (May 20-24, 2000)
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Boston Massachusettes, USA

Annual Meeting, (Nov. 2000)
Philippine Academy of Ophthalmology, Manila

Annual Meeting, (Dec. 1999)
Philippine Academy of Ophthalmology, Manila

Annual Meeting, (Oct. 1997)
American Academy of Ophthalmology
Moscone Center, San Francisco, California, USA

Symposium on Cataract, IOL & Refractive Surgery, (1997)
American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
Boston, Massachusettes, USA

Annual Meeting, (Oct. 27-30, 1996)
American Academy of Ophthalmology
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Symposium on Cataract, IOL & Refractive Surgery, (June 1-5, 1996)
American Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
Seattle, Washington, USA

Seminar on Advanced LASIK Techniques, (June 2, 1996)
ASCRS Symposium on Cataract, IOL & Refractive Surgery
Conducted by Dr. Burjor Banaji, Seattle, Washington

Annual Meeting, (Oct. 29-Nov. 2, 1995)
American Academy of Ophthalmology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Advanced Course, , (Nov. 1, 1995)
Phacoemulsifier & Implant Surgeon
Conducted by Drs. Charles Kellman, Howard Fine et al.
American Academy of Ophthalmology, Annual Meeting
Atlanta Georgia, USA

Seminar on Laser In Situ Keratomileusis, (Oct. 31, 1995)
Conducted by Dr. Stephen Slade
American Academy of Ophthalmology, Annual Meeting
Atlanta, Georgia

Seminar on Clear Cornea Cataract Surgery & Topical Anesthesia (Oct. 30, 1995)
Conducted by Drs. Howard Fine and Harry Grabow
American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting
Atlanta, Georgia

Excimer Refractive Laser Surgery Course, (Sept. 1995)
Conducted by Dr. Ken Moedel
American Eye Correction Center, Medical City, Mandaluyong City

Annual Meeting, (March 1995)
Asian-Pacific Association of Opthalmology, Hong Kong

Advanced Phacoemulsification Course, (March 4, 1995)
Conducted by William Maloney MD, Hong Kong

Midyear Meeting, (May 1996)
Philippine Society of Ophthalmology, Manila

Midyear Meeting, (May 1995)
Wet Lab Instructor on Phacoemulsification
Philippine Society of Ophthalmology, Manila

Annual Meeting, (Dec. 1995)
Philippine Society of Ophthalmology, Manila

Midyear Meeting, (May 1995)
Philippine Society of Ophthalmology, Manila

Annual Meeting, (Dec. 1994)
Philippine Society of Ophthalmology, Manila

Midyear Meeting, (May 1994)
Philippine Society of Ophthalmology, Manila

Annual Meeting, (Dec. 1993)
Philippine Society of Ophthalmology, Manila

Annual Meeting, (Dec. 1992)
Philippine Society of Ophthalmology, Manila

Midyear Meeting, (May 1992)
Philippine Society of Ophthalmology, Manila

Other Activities

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Free Clinics conducted by the Mu Sigma Phi Fraternity, (1986-1991)

Free Clinics conducted by the Kiwanis Club of Davao, (1989-1995)

Free Clinic conducted by the Rotary Club of East Davao, (Sept. 1995)

Free Clinics conducted by the Maharlika Charity Foundation

Free Clinics conducted by the Mabuhay Deseret Foundation

Saxophonist, Take 4 Band (Davao) presently playing at the Venue
Summit Bar (Mandaya Hotel), Pacific Harbor, Jack's Ridge

Owner, Googles Bar, Rizal Promenade, Davao City

Partner, Cell Shack Cellular Phone Store, Gaisano Mall

Partner, Scents Per Scent Perfume Store, Gaisano Mall

Member, Davao Agila Riders Motorcyle Association

Member, Davao Team, Philippine Practical Shooting Association

Director, Jet Sports Association of Davao (JSAD)

Saxophonist, Seventh Heaven Band (Davao)

Saxophonist / Keyboardist, MU Band, (1986-1995)
University of the Philippines, College of Medicine

 
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