Vicki Belo Cosmetic Surgery 101

April 22, 2008

Vicki Belo Beauty 101 tv show: Claudine Barretto episode. It featured Claudine Barretto undergoing several aesthetic procedure including breast reduction (o di ba!). It also features Raquel Pempengco, Charice Pempengco’s mom who underwent liposuction. Dr. Vicki Belo, is a renowned cosmetic surgeon in the Philippines. She is famous for having performed dermatological services on high-profile members of the Philippine showbiz. Belo is the Medical Director of the Belo Medical Group. The Group owns and operates six medical clinics.

Vicki Belo is not a member of the Philippine Dermatological Society because she did not train in dermatology locally and passed the local dermatological exam. Nevertheless, she is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology however, the American Academy of Dermatology is not the certifying body for dermatology and one can only be called a dermatologist after being Board Certified by the American Board of Dermatology. Belo is a former aerobics and group fitness trainer. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of the Philippines, Diliman in 1978. She then attended the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery and graduated with a Doctor of Medicine degree in 1985. She obtained a Diploma in Dermatology from the Institute of Dermatology in Bangkok, Thailand, in 1990.

I wonder how is the pricing of a hair transplant procedure is in Vicki Belo?!LOL..