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20 years of experience in ART

Kato Repro Biotech Center (KRBC) is a state of the art facility backed by evidence based protocols and techniques, superior technology and 18 years of experience in assisted reproductive technology (ART) by the Kato Ladies Clinic (KLC) in TOWAKO group in Japan. We also are collaborating with New Hope Fertility Center in New York and Life IVF Center in California. Our patient’s interest will always be our priority.

Rudie Frederick B. Mendiola, MD, FPOGS, FPSREI, FPSGE

Rudie Frederick B. Mendiola
Rudie Frederick B. Mendiola, MD, FPOGS, FPSREI, FPSGE, is the medical director of KRBC. He is the first Filipino who trained under Dr. Osamu Kato, who has the largest Natural Cycle and Minimal Stimulation IVF Program in the World. In the past 2 years an average of 22,400 cycles per year were completed. It was in his clinic where vitrification was developed. He is currently the only REI practicing Natural and Minimal Stimulation IVF in the country.

Dr. Mendiola obtained his medical degree from the College of Medicine and Surgery of the University of Santo Tomas (1996) and completed his residency in Dr. Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital, the Philippines busiest maternity hospital in 2002. He had his fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology, Infertility, Menopause and Gynecologic Endoscopy at the Philippine General Hospital (2003-2004). He underwent hands-on training in ovum pick-up and embryo transfer at IVF Van Hanh, in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam under Dr. Lan and Dr. Tuong (2009). He completed his training in assisted reproductive techniques under Dr. Osamu Kato in Japan in 2011.

Currently, Dr. Mendiola is the Vice-President of the Philippine Society of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. He has delivered numerous lectures on reproductive endocrinology and infertility, gynecologic endocscopy and assisted reproductive technology in conventions, seminars, workshops and postgraduate courses.
Medical Director / Physician
1996: Graduated from University of Santo Tomas, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery
2002: Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology from Dr. Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital
2004: Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology, Infertility and Menopause from University of the Philippines - Philippine General Hospital
2009-2011: Chief, Section of Gynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Dr. Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital
2012: Medical Director, Kato Repro Biotech Center
 
Licenses and Qualifications
1996: Medical Doctor
2011: Auditor, Philippine Society of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
2011-present: Board member, Philippine Society of Gynecologic Endoscopy
 Fellow of the Philippine Obstetrical and Gynecological Society

Gayla V. Perillo, MD, FPOGS, FPSUOG

Gayla V. Perillo
Gayla V. Perillo, MD, FPOGS, FPSUOG is a board certified obstetrician gynecologist and a board certified OB GYN sonologist. She obtained her medical degree in the UST Faculty of Medicine and Surgery and finished her residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital. She later completed her fellowship training in Obstetrics and Gynecologic Ultrasound in Cardinal Santos Medical Center. She was chosen to be part of the first team of Filipinos who trained in Kato Ladies Clinic in Tokyo, Japan to learn about Natural Cycle In Vitro Fertilization and Minimal Stimulation In Vitro Fertilization using transvaginal ultrasound guided procedures. She finished her Master’s Course in Regenerative Medicine in the University of Utrecht last 2013. Currently she is taking her Masters in Molecular Medicine at the St. Luke’s College of Medicine.
Physician
2001: Graduated from the University of Santo Tomas, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery,
 Doctor of Medicine
2004-2009: Residency Training in Obstetrics and Gynecology from Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital
2010-2011: Fellowship Training in Obstetrics and Gynecologic Ultrasound in Cardinal Santos Medical Center
2012-present: Obstetrician Gynecologist/ OBGYN Sonologist Kato Repro Biotech Center
 
Licenses and Qualifications
2003: Medical Doctor
2009-present: Member, Philippine Medical Association
 Member, San Juan Medical Society
2010: Diplomate of the Philippine Obstetrics and Gynecological Society
2012-present: Fellow of the Philippine Obstetrics and Gynecological Society
2012-present: Fellow of the Philippine Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecological Society

Ednalyn T. Ong-Jao, MD, FPOGS, FPSREI, FPSGE

Ednalyn T. Ong-Jao
Ednalyn T. Ong-Jao, MD, FPOGS, FPSREI, FPSGE is the youngest IVF (in vitro fertilization) practitioner in the country at present. This distinction is her driving force to excel and become distinguished in this prestigious field. She has been mentored and trained by the Infertility Specialists of Kato Ladies Clinic in Shinjuku, Japan. Her hands-on training included gynecologic ultrasound, ovum pick-up, embryo transfer, hydrosalpinx aspiration, TESE (testicular sperm extraction) and other infertility management related procedures.

Dr. Ong-Jao obtained her medical degree from the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery in 2004 where she graduated with honors (cum laude). She finished her Residency Training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of the Philippines - Philippine General Hospital in 2009. She then immediately pursued her Fellowship Training in Reproductive Endocrinology, Infertility and Menopause in the same institution. As part of her fellowship training, she was exposed to the different IVF centers in the Philippines.

Dr. Ong-Jao is a board certified fellow of the Philippine Obstetrical and Gynecological Society (POGS), the Philippine Society of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (PSREI) and the Philippine Society of Gynecologic Endoscopy (PSGE). She is currently taking her Master’s Degree in Hospital Administration in the University of the Philippines Manila.


Special Advisers

Osamu Kato, M.D.  John Zhang, M.D., M.SC., PH.D., H.C.L.D.  Frank D. Yelian, M.D., Ph.D.
Keiichi Kato, M.D.
Kato Ladies Clinic (Tokyo)
http://www.towako-kato.com/
  John Zhang, M.D., M.SC.,PH.D., H.C.L.D.
New Hope Fertility Center (New York)
http://www.newhopefertility.com/
  Frank D. Yelian, M.D., Ph.D.
Life IVF Center (California)
http://www.lifeivfcenter.com/

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