About Us

Corporate History

Who we are


Unihealth-Southwoods Hospital and Medical Center (USHMC) began its operations on November 17, 2014 and was formally inaugurated on December 10, 2014. Located in the fast-growing commercial and business hub of Southwoods Ecocentrum Business Park in Biñan City, USHMC is a tertiary hospital (now level 2 hospital as per DOH new category) with 100-bed capacity.

The owners of USHMC are doctors who are active in their practice in the South, complemented by experienced professional executives ensuring efficient and balanced management of the hospital operations. USHMC is part of a network of hospitals (in various locations) where the core founders of USHMC are involved, i.e. in Sta Rosa, Las Pinas, Bicutan-Paranaque, Biñan, Tagaytay, Molino, Bacoor and Sucat- Paranaque.

Board Of Directors

Serving the company, Unihealth-Southwoods Hospital and Medical Center, Inc., as its highest Policy-Making and Strategic Direction-Setting body, the following Directors will serve their term for the period 2017-2018:

Dr. Francisco E. Arciaga
Dr. Amor S. Antonio
Dr. Elvis L. Bedia
Dr. Ariel A. Boongaling
Dr. Sharon R. Callejo
Dr. Teresita Cantos-David
Mr. Bueno B. Castillo
Dr. Joel Gabriel D. Colasito
Mr. Geronimo P. David
Mr. Carlos M. Dela Rosa
Dr. Carmelo S. Domingo
Dr. Ma. Elena R. Domingo
Dr. Jedy P. Gonzales
Dr. Estephany G. Guerra
Ms. Clarita L. Ines
Dr. Ernesto G. Manasan
Dr. Noriel L. Martija
Dr. Lordelita A. Martinez
Dr. Roderick S. Mujer
Engr. Steve V. Palima
Dr. Melchor R. Palogan
Dr. Reolito Z. Perez
Dr. Joselli C. Rueda
Dr. Leonida C. Trinidad
Dr. Carol Pauline F. Villaraza

Corporate Officers

For the year 2017 - 2018, the Executive Officers are:

Bueno B. Castillo, MBA - Chairman of the Board
Dr. Elvis L. Bedia - President & CEO
Engr. Steve V. Palima, MBA - Corporate Secretary
Dr. Francisco E. Arciaga - Corporate Treasurer
Dr. Reolito Z. Perez - Medical Director
Dr. Elvia A. Estanislao - Hospital Administrator

Our Logo

Blue - denotes broad perspective while the blue stripes represents the founders.

Red - signifies life, lifeblood and vitality.

Medical Cross - represents the Unihealth Hospital and its medical staff.

White - represents clarity of vision of the Founders towards quality health care.

Staff of Asclepius - signifies medicine, health and healing.

Our Advocacy

Our advocacy is embodied in our slogan: “Leading you to better health.” Specifically in a community level where we choose to operate, we would like to lead in improving the health and wellness of our constituency in Biñan City, San Pedro, and Sta Rosa, Laguna, Carmona, Cavite and nearby areas. We provide complete medical services, affordable yet modern medical technology, and highest quality patient care backed by competent and high-performing medical staff. We continuously improve our healthcare delivery systems attuned and sensitive to the demands of the communities we serve.


Unihealth-Southwoods Hospital and Medical Center shall deliver patient-focused, competent service for a healthy and quality life through accessible, cost-effective, state-of-the-art technology and advanced health care, continuing medical education and skills development of its medical, allied medical and administrative staff.

Unihealth-Southwoods Hospital and Medical Center shall be a leading medical center of excellence and first choice of patients, physicians, and allied medical providers committed to building better and healthy communities.





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