Residency Application
Accredited by PDS

The Skin and Cancer Foundation, Inc. (SCFI) is one of the eleven residency training institutions accredited by the Philippine Dermatological Society (PDS). It is the second residency training program to be approved by the PDS. The PDS, in turn, is the only specialty society for Dermatology accredited by the Philippine Medical Association (PMA) and the Philippine College of Physicians (PCP).




  • Free consultations, medicines and services
    1. The residents see patients at the Dermatology-OPD where they are made to describe, diagnose, give differential diagnoses, approaches to management and therapy of common as wells as more serious, life-threatening diseases under the direct supervision of their consultants.
    2. Medicines that are available are given to patients for free.
    3. Procedures such as EDC, shave, elliptical, scissor excisions, intralesional steroid injections are done for free under the direct supervision of their consultants.
    4. Skin punch biopsies are done with only a minimum fee asked to take care of the processing of specimen
  • Phototherapy with UVA and UVB
  • Patch-testing
  • Q-switched Nd:YAG laser for pigment/ tattoo removal