Obstetrics and Gynecology is a branch of medicine that seeks to understand the process of reproduction and parturition, the whole spectrum of development of human beings in utero, the behavior of the female in the health and disease, in all phases of life, from childhood through active reproductive life to menopause. It seeks to uphold the dignity of women by addressing their special concerns guided by ethicomoral and legal principles.
The OB-Gyne department of CLMMRH has worked and applied for Service Accreditation last 1991 and was granted Level II-A status from January 1, 1993 up to December 31, 1995. The department again worked and applied for Residency training program accreditation and was granted from January 1995 up to the present.
All of these endeavors were under the chairmanship of Dr. Heidi L. Villarosa FPOGS. At present, the chairman of Department is Dr. Luz F. Altarejos FPOGS.
To nurture value of supervise training, research, continuing education and service to the highest quality to all Filipinos.
To develop competent, ethical, and compassionate Obstetrician and Gynecologist in order to give the highest standard of obstetrical and gynecological care to all Filipinos especially the disadvantage.