Doctor of Medicine, B.S. Pharmacy, Medical Intership, Master of Hospital Administration
23 Years Experience
Only several surgeons in the Philippines have accomplished to be a double-board certified surgeon – one thing that Dr. Richard Cabotage possess. Apart from passing various licensure, written, oral examinations, international certifications and Diplomate examinations, his multifaceted skills and area of expertise in Plastic, Cosmetic and General surgery allows Dr. Cabotage to excel among others. He is an expert in a variety of cosmetic procedures including liposuction, rhinoplasty, blepharoplasty, breast and buttocks augmentation, facial rejuvenation, and cleft lip and cleft palate reconstruction to name a few. He is extremely keen with details and performs thorough and very meticulous procedures, giving first-rate results. His personal favorite is rhinoplasty, being one of the pioneers and experts of cartilage rhinoplasty in the Philippines. As a professional, he is also socially responsible and he is a prominent advocate of the FREE Cleft lip and Palate Surgery of the Philippine Band of Mercy and Operation Smile. He is a BS Pharmacy graduate of University of Santo Tomas, where he also pursued Doctor of Medicine (UST Faculty of Medicine and Surgery). He is a Diplomate of the Philippine Board of Surgery, a Diplomate and Fellow of the Philippine Association of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgeons (PAPRAS). He is also currently pursuing Masters in Hospital Administration. Despite of his outstanding knowledge and practices, he persistently attends different seminars and workshops in Asia and the U.S.A. to continuously develop his excellence. Dr. Richard Cabotage strives for perfection – to improve his patients’ self-image and positive outlook in life. His eye for aesthetic distinctions, global-competitive skills and experience, and empathetic principles makes him one of the most trusted and sought-after Plastic surgeons in the Philippines.