The Cardinal Santos Medical Center’s (CSMC) Department of Ophthalmology is one of the country’s top institutions in eye care. Boasting of 82 consultant ophthalmologists, many of which are leaders in the academe, officers of the Philippine Board of Ophthalmology, and recipients of international research awards, the department offers comprehensive eye care.

Under its auspices are an outpatient department for patients with eye complaints and a dedicated ophthalmic operating room.


The Department of Ophthalmology is an accredited training institution by the Philippine Board of Ophthalmology with an excellent passing record. Its trainees participate in several outreach programs, including regular out-patient clinic in Bacood, Sta. Mesa, Manila.