The Cagayan de Oro Medical Center has been catering to the numerous medical needs of the city’s locals for more than 30 years. Over the years, this significant Kagay-anon health care facility has earned its mark in the city’s history. During the course of its operation, the Cagayan de Oro Medical Center has evolved from its humble beginnings into becoming one of the city’s most relevant medical institutions.
The medical facility was established with the goal to provide the best health care services in the city. The Cagayan de Oro Medical Center was founded by a group of optimistic medical practitioners. Dr. Zenaida Floreindo, along with six other skillful physicians, decided to pool their knowledge and expertise together in order to establish what is now known as the Cagayan de Oro Medical Center.
Dr. Zenaida Floreindo’s team of medical experts was composed of a pediatrician, Dr. Pedro Abalos; a pathologist, Dr. Jose Gaerlan; an eye, ear and nose specialist, Dr. Santiago Mercado II; an internist, Dr. Pete Mende; and finally, a surgeon, Dr. Roberto “Bob” Nery.
Today, the medical institution provides a wide range of topnotch health care services to numerous people all over Cagayan de Oro, as well as to the people in its nearby provinces. Being an OB-Gyne and obstetrician herself, Dr. Zenaida Floreindo’s established medical institution provides one of the city’s best women’s health care services.
For decades now, the institution’s team of seasoned obstetrician/gynecologists is known to provide excellent medical services in the various areas of childbirth and pregnancy. Apart from this, they are also known for helping cure numerous Kagay-anon women’s disorders concerning the reproductive system.
The Cagayan de Oro Medical Center is equipped with various modern medical facilities allowing them to deliver excellent Obstetrical and Gynecological services to different Kagay-anon women from all walks of life. This notable medical institute is capable of providing a range of services including prenatal care, quality preventative care, Pap-test screening, family planning services, as well as several medical services related to sexually transmitted diseases.
Additionally, the Cagayan de Oro Medical Center’s OB-Gyne department also covers a variety of important sub-specialties within this particular field of medicine. The medical institution’s team of gynecologists and obstetricians are known to deal with several important medical stuff such as adolescent gynecology, cancer, endocrinology, counseling, as well as other health services related to women.
According to Dr. Zenaida Floreindo Diawatan, who currently serves as the head of the Cagayan de Oro Medical Center’s Obstetrical and Gynecological Services, “Our department practically provides almost all health care services for the whole being of a woman. It basically is a wellness center for women.” She also adds, “From pregnancy, childbirth, adolescent problems to menopausal period, COMC’s Ob-Gyne department has come a long way in terms of addressing the health concerns of women in the community.”
Dr. Zenaida Floreindo Diawatan specializes in medical cases involving women’s endocrinology, infertility and menopause. Throughout the entire Cagayan de Oro City, Dr. Diawatan remains as one of the very few doctors to offer artificial insemination services.
-by Mara Tismo-
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