Situated within the Emergency Room, our Animal Bite Center stands as a dedicated and compassionate hub for comprehensive care in the aftermath of animal exposure (bite, scratch, lick). Committed to providing prompt and expert medical attention, our specialized center ensures the health and well-being of individuals who have experienced bites from various animals.
At the core of our Animal Bite Center is a team of highly skilled and experienced healthcare professionals, including emergency physicians, infectious disease specialists, and trauma surgeons. This adept team is trained to assess and treat a broad spectrum of animal bites, ranging from minor incidents to more severe cases.
We are open 24/7 to provide continuous care and support for your needs.
Pre-exposure prophylaxis involves a series of vaccinations administered to individuals who are at an increased risk of exposure to rabies. This proactive approach helps build immunity before potential contact with the virus, offering a protective shield against rabies infection.
Post-exposure prophylaxis is a critical intervention for individuals who have been bitten or scratched by an animal, especially if the animal’s rabies status is uncertain. PEP involves a series of rabies vaccinations to prevent the onset of the disease after potential exposure. Our Animal Bite Center provides prompt assessment and administration of PEP to mitigate the risk of rabies transmission.
Rabies Immunoglobulin (RIG) is a crucial component in the management of rabies exposure. It provides immediate passive immunity by supplying antibodies to neutralize the virus. Within this category, we offer two types:
10 Wilson, Greenhills West, San Juan, Metro Manila 1502
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