Philippine Dermatology Society Laser Surgery Subspecialty Core Group
2020 – 2021 OFFICERS & MEMBERS
The PDS Laser Surgery Subspecialty Group aims to be the respected leader in laser surgery in the Philippines by pursuing exceptional patient care and expertise in dermatologic laser, light and energy-based devices
To observe the highest ethical professional standards and promote knowledge through training, research and information dissemination.
Excellence Professionalism Integrity
OBJECTIVES OF THE LASER SURGERY SUBSPECIALTY GROUP (2021-2022)
General Objective To strengthen the practice of laser surgery among PDS members in the Philippines Specific Objectives:
To document the current status of dermatologic laser surgery in the Philippines
To assist the training institutions and regional chapters in developing short-term and long-term plans, programs or modules on laser training, specific to their needs of the centers.
To encourage residents/consultants to conduct research and encourage publications relevant to their practice of laser surgery.
To propagate the awareness of the availability of lasers in the Philippines, locally and internationally, for public education/accessibility and medical tourism.
To provide laser practitioners and interested dermatologists with a regular venue for continued learning, to be able to keep abreast with the latest developments in the international arena
To promote the ethical practice of Laser Surgery, in accordance with the general and specific guidelines of the Philippine Dermatological Society
To foster camaraderie among the members of the Laser Subspecialty Group