St. Michael Hospital - Pediatrician
Dr. Lorela Cortez, holds a doctor degree from University of Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila Intramuros. Manila city, Philippines, and holds postgraduate internships at Manila Medical Center. She has more than 10 years' professional experience as a pediatrician.
Dr. Lorela is a member of the Philippine Medical Assocaita- tion.Las Pinas Medical Organization. Fetlowmen Medical Alliance Service (MARSF) and Mu Upsilon Sigma's Fellowship of Girls. She is a well-known pediatrician and leading pediatrics subject leader, especially for her good communication skills and teamwork spirit.
She is proficient with newborns which includes well babies' immunization, management neonatal infections and promotion of breastfeeding. She is adept in the diagnosis and treatment of common diseases of children and adolescents (newborn to 18 years old) such as respiratory diseases, gastrointestinal problems, immunologic conditions and other infections in the pediatric age. She performs a complete physical exam to evaluate the child's growth and developmental milestones. She provides preventive medicine education to parents to avoid and avert diseases of children such as proper nutrition, child's safety and fitness needs which makes it a proactive approach to patient care