Department of Medicine, Makati Medical Center

The Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism of Makati Medical Center was established to provide the highest standard of medical care to our countrymen, through maintenance of a competent, ethical, dedicated and community-oriented medical staff, periodic assessment and improvement of the accredited training program, active research development, and maintenance of alliances with other institutions.

The Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism started in the year 1983. Dr. Augusto D. Litonjua, the “Father of Endocrinology”, served as its founder and the first Section Chief. Under Dr. Litonjua’s guidance, the section has produced 20 graduates. In 2005, Dr. Josephine Carlos-Raboca took ,over the position until 2010. Dr. Thelma D. Crisostomo was then appointed Chief of Section up to 2017. From 1983 up to present, the section has produced 52 graduates. Currently, six endocrine fellows are in training – 3 senior fellows and 3 first year fellows.

Jimmy B. Aragon, MD, FPCP, FPSEDM

Carolyn N. Montano, MD, FPCP, FPSEDM

Second Year Fellows
a. Lyza Camille P. Gadong
b. Daphne Gayle P. Galang
c. Katrina R. Rodriguez-Asuncion
First Year Fellows
a. Ednalyn D. Aviles
b. Lisa Angelica Evangelista
c. Aivind Gabrielle Santiago

Section of Endocrinology
Makati Medical Center
7th floor Tower 2
8888-999 local 3240

Chief of Section
Jimmy B. Aragon, MD, FPCP, FPSEDM

Training Officer
Carolyn Narvacan-Montano, MD, FPCP, FPSEDM

Consultant Staff
May Ortiz-Sison, MD, FPCP, FPSEDM
Gia D. Wassmer, MD, FPCP, FPSEDM
Thelma D. Crisostomo, MD, FPCP, FPSEDM
Jimmy B. Aragon, MD, FPCP, FPSEDM
Carolyn Narvacan-Montano,MD, FPCP, FPSEDM
Maria Jocelyn Capuli-Isidro, MD, FPCP, FPSEDM
Maria Leonora D. Capellan, MD, FPCP, FPSEDM
Nerissa S. Ang-Golangco, MD, FPCP,FPSEDM
Monica Therese C. Cabral, M.D.., FPCP, FPSEDM
Ma. Cecilia G. Gonzales, M.D., FPCP, FPSEDM
Ma. Princess L. Kanapi, M.D., FPCP, FPSEDM
Odessa Tolentino-Wilson, M.D., FPCP, FPSEDM

Augusto D. Litonjua, MD, FPCP, FPSEDM