Who we are

The PHILIPPINE JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY (PJO) is the official journal of the Philippine Academy of Ophthalmology. It aims to provide a venue for exchange of ideas and information among ophthalmologists and other physicians. It publishes peer-reviewed reports of original clinical and laboratory investigations, epidemiological studies done in the Philippines and other countries, major reviews of specific topics, evaluation of diagnostic and surgical techniques, treatment methods, latest updates and controversial issues in ophthalmology.

Initially published quarterly, the very first issue was dated January – March 1969 and entered as third-class mail at the Manila Post Office on February 13, 1969.

Journal International Standard Serial Number:
PHISSN 0031-7659

MISSION: To provide up-to-date medical and scientific information on ophthalmology.

VISION: The Philippine Journal of Ophthalmology is a peer-reviewed journal that provides a venue of exchange of medical and scientific information related to ophthalmology and visual sciences.

 

Philippine Journal of Ophthalmology
c/o Philippine Academy of Ophthalmology
Unit 815 Medical Plaza Makati , Amorsolo Street
corner De la Rosa Street Makati City, Philippines 1229
Telephone Number: +632-8813-5324; +632- 8813-5318
Email Address: pao_pjo2007@yahoo.com.ph; secretariat@pao.org.ph

 

Editorial Team

Editor-in-Chief
Franz Marie O. Cruz, MD, DPBO, FPAO
University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital
Manila, Philippines
Peregrine Eye and Laser Institute, Makati City, Philippines
St. Luke’s Medical Center, Quezon City, Philippines

Managing Editor
Charisse Ann S. Tanlapco, MD, DPBO, FPAO
Ilocos Training and Regional Medical Center
San Fernando, La Union, Philippines
Region 1 Medical Center, Dagupan City Pangasinan, Philippines
The Medical City Pangasinan, Dagupan City, Pangasinan

Editorial Board
John Mark S. de Leon, MD, DPBO
East Avenue Medical Center, Quezon City, Philippines
Cardinal Santos Medical Center, San Juan City, Philippines

Manuel Benjamin B. Ibañez IV, MD, DPBO
Makati Medical Center, Makati City, Philippines
Bataan General Hospital and Medical Center, Bataan, Philippines
East Avenue Medical Center, Quezon City, Philippines
Ospital ng Maynila Medical Center, Manila, Philippines
Medical Center Taguig, Taguig, Philippines

Aubhugn Labiano, MD, DPBO
Manila Central University – Filemon D. Tanchoco
Medical Foundation Hospital, Caloocan City, Philippines

Keshia Lourdes L. Duyongco-Lenon, MD-MBA, DPBO
The Medical City Hospital, Pasig City, Philippines

Neil Gregory L. Onghanseng, MD, DPBO
De Los Santos Medical Center, Quezon City, Philippines
East Avenue Medical Center, Quezon City, Philippines
Makati Medical Center, Makati City, Philippines
Rizal Medical Center, Pasig City, Philippines

Felice Katrina T. Ranche, MD
University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital
Manila, Philippines
Diliman Doctors Hospital, Quezon City, Philippines
Calamba Medical Center, Laguna, Philippines

Alex S. Sua, MD, DPBO, FPAO, FPCS
University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines
Cardinal Santos Medical Center, San Juan City, Philippines

Kristine Corpus Velasquez, MD, DPBO, FPAO
St. Luke’s Medical Center, Quezon City, Philippines
Cardinal Santos Medical Center, San Juan City, Philippines
Clinica Tamesis Eye Center, Manila, Philippines

Special Editors for this Issue:
Patricia M. Khu, MD, MS
Philippine Eye Research Institute-University of the Philippines
Manila, Philippines
Cardinal Santos Medical Center, San Juan City Metro Manila, Philippines
Premiere Eye Referral Center, Manila, Philippines
Philippine Glaucoma Society

John Mark S. de Leon, MD, DPBO
East Avenue Medical Center, Quezon City, Philippines
Philippine Glaucoma Society
Cardinal Santos Medical Center, San Juan City, Philippines