Vascular Doppler Ultrasound (October 15, 2015)
Date Posted: 10/14/2015

Joint Annual Convention (October 15 - 17, 2015) goes online!
Date Posted: 8/4/2015

Recommended Ultrasound Protocols

  Ultrasound of the Ankle Joint
    Multiple longitudinal and transverse scan of the ankle joint shows:

  • The Achilles tendon shows normal fibrillar pattern in the parenchyma.
  • The musculo-tendon junction is unremarkable.
  • The peroneus brevis and longus is intact.
  • The posterior tibialis tendon is not disrupted.
  • Essentialy negative ultrasound study of the ankle joint.
  Ultrasound of the Knee
    Multiple longitudinal and transverse scan of the knee joint shows:
  • There are normal fibrillary patterns noted on the patellar and quadriceps tendon.
  • The medial and lateral collateral ligaments are intact.
  • The visualized portions of the medial meniscus shows normal echogenic pattern.
  • Essentialy negative ultrasound study of the knee.
  Ultrasound of the Shoulder
    Multiple longitudinal and transverse scan of the shoulder shows::
  • The biceps tendon is within the bicipital groove.
  • There is good fibrillary echogenic pattern noted in the biceps tendon.
  • The subscapular tendon is intact.
  • The supraspinatus and infraspinatus has normal echogenic pattern.
  • Dynamic study shows no impongement on the acromio-clavicular area.
  • The acromio-clavicular joints are unremarkable.
  • Essentialy negative ultrasound study of the shoulder.

USP inductees with FPCR status

CANDIDATES FOR INDUCTION AS NEW FELLOWS OF THE ULTRASOUND SOCIETY OF THE PHILIPPINES, 2014 (to be inducted on Oct 10, 2014 during the Joint Induction Ceremony)

1. ARAGON, Giovanni Ruben B.
2. BACALSO, Mary Nel B. 
3. CARLOS-DEPAYNOS, Christine C. 
4. DE VENECIA, Roger S. 
5. FARINAS, Karol Pauline M. 
6. GO, Jenkin L. 
7. ISIDRO, Erwin S. 
8. JAVIER, Xanthe Marie G. 
9. JERUSALEM, Sthennette S. 
10. LUMIQUED, Jaime Jr. O. 
11. MILO, Abigail M. 
12. RAZON, Tamara Louise J. 
13. SYTHAY, Margaret P. 

Board of Director is now open for nomination
September 30, 2014


The Ultrasound Society of the Philippines wishes to announce that the position for Board of Director is now open for nomination.

You may submit your nomination by calling PCR secretariat or directly through Dr. Lino Santiago S. Pabillo on or before September 30,2014.

2nd Hands-On Ultrasound Training Workshop Featuring OB Ultrasound  November 22, 2014


 Date: November 22, 2014 (Saturday)
 Time: 2:00 to 5:00 pm
 Venue: AFP Medical Center (V.Luna)
* open for Ultrasound Fellows and Residents

PBU and USP Board of Trustees Announcement
August 20, 2014

Please be informed that we would like to reiterate that for the year 2014, ultrasound trainees who are Diplomates of the Philippine Board of Radiology (DPBR) and Fellows of the Philippine College of Radiology (FPCR), may take the USP board exam. DPBR examinees that pass the USP board exam will only be allowed to take oath once they become an FPCR.

Beginning 2015, only FPCR ultrasound trainees may take the USP board exam. DPBR ultrasound trainees will no longer be allowed to take the USP board exam. This announcement has been disseminated previously prior to the Specialty Board Exam date.

Philippine Board of Ultrasound Passers
August 16, 2014

The following examinees have successfully passed the Philippine Board of Ultrasound examination held at the Veteran's Memorial Medical Center last August 16 and August 17, 2014:

1.  ALCOBER, Jean S.
2.  ANG, Stephanie Mae O.
3.  ARAGON, Giovanni Ruben B.
4.  BACALSO, Mary Nel B.
5.  BALLESCAS, Ella Anne M.
6.  BIEL, Luis Jerry M.
7.  BOQUIREN, Ryan Albert Leonard N.
8.  CARLOS-DEPAYNOS, Christine C.
9.  CRUZ-TUBLE, Maria Regina M.
10.  DE VENECIA, Roger S.
11.  ESTIOKO, Abigail A.
12.  FARINAS, Karol Pauline M.
13.  FERNANDEZ, Jerome R.
14.  GO, Jenkin L.
15.  GUERRA, Ann Zenliah N.
16.  ISIDRO, Erwin S.
17.  JAVIER, Marco M.
18.  JAVIER, Xanthe Marie G.
19.  JERUSALEM, Sthennette S.
20.  LAZO, Marirose Z.
21.  LEDA-PANALIGAN, May Connie Joy C.
22.  LO, Justina J.
23.  LUMIQUED, Jaime Jr. O.
24.  MADRAZO, Mitzi Ann L.
25.  MAGBANUA, Mary Antonette B.
26.  MILO, Abigail M.
27.  NER, Mark H.
28.  RAZON, Tamara Louise J.
29.  REDOR, Maynard Y.
30.  SANTOS, Francis Zuriel C.
31.  SANTOS, Katherine Rose C.
32.  SERRANO, Junjoy B.
33.  SYTHAY, Margaret P.
34.  TIPLES, Charity Marianne S.
35.  UY, Marjorie C.
36.  VALDERRAMA, Derly P.


Joint Annual Convention
October 9-11, 2014

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2014 PBU List Of Accepted Applicants
August 16, 2014

The following applicants have qualified to take the Philippine Board of Ultrasound written examination on August 16, 2014.

  Download List of Qualified Applicants

2014 Ultrasound Subspecialty Examination
August 16-17, 2014

The Board of Examiners of the Ultrasound Society of the Philippines wishes to announce the schedule for the 2014 Ultrasound Subspecialty Examination.

Written Exam:August 16,2014 Saturday starts at 7 am
Practical Exam:August 17,2014 Sunday starts at 7am
Venue:Valdez Hall, Veteran's Memorial Hospital, North Avenue, Quezon City
Application Period:June 2 (Monday) to July 23 (Wednesday),2014

  1. Geraldine Villanueva-Gan, MD
  2. Romelito Jose Galsim, MD
  3. Maria Victoria Patrimonio, MD
  4. Evangeline Villapando, MD
  5. Kimberly Ang-Baluyut, MD
  Requirements and Application Form

MAY 31, 2014

There will be a first-ever ultrasound workshop during the PCR Central and Northern Luzon Chapter on Carotid Doppler and Thyroid Doppler to be held on May 31,2014 (Saturday) at the Leisure Coast, Dagupan City, Pangasinan. Fourth (4th) year residents and fellows are requested to attend.