Benigno A. Agbayani Jr., MD, FPOA

Benigno A. Agbayani Jr., M.D.

Dr. Benigno A. Agbayani  Jr.   obtained a Bachelors of Science in Biology from the University of the  Philippines in 1986 and a Medical degree from the University of the  Philippines  in 1991. He completed his residency in Orthopedics from the Philippine General Hospital in 1996 and gained a two year accredited fellowship in Arthroscopy and Joint Reconstruction from the  Flinders University in  Adelaide, Australia in 1998.
 
He is the Co-Founder of Advanced Orthopedics for Joint Replacement and currently the Chairman of the Department of Orthopedics of  Manila   Doctors   Hospital. His other professional affiliations include the Philippine Orthopedic Association, the Philippine Hip and Knee Society, the Philippine Shoulder Society, the Philippine Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine and the Asia Pacific Arthroplasty Society. He is an active Orthopedic consultant at the  Manila   Doctors   Hospital , and a visiting consultant at  Cardinal   Santos   Medical   Center and at the Medical Center Manila.
 
Dr. Agbayani was President for the Philippine Shoulder Society from 2005-2007, President of the Philippine Hip and Knee Society from 2013 to 2014, President of Sportsmed Inc. 2001-2005 and was an Associate Clinical Professor in Orthopedics, Adult Section, Arthroplasty and Sports Injury at the University of the Philippines College of Medicine and Philippine General Hospital from 2001 to 2007.

His advocacies include increasing awareness to health topics like osteoarthritis, osteoporosis and tackling health issues such as the health hazards of sugar, false advertising in the medical field and the benefits of exercise and sports. 
 
Dr. Agbayani is a talented painter, an avid photographer, enjoys traveling and good food, often reads Philosophy, History, Fiction and Science and listens to all kinds of music even while operating.

 

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