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 Fiscal Year 2018-2019:

Mr. Bueno B. Castillo
Engr. Steve V. Palima
Dr. Teresita Cantos-David
Dr. Francisco Arciaga
Mr. John Amos D. Cenzon
Mr. Geronimo P. David
Dr. Rolando L. Dela Merced
Mr. Carlos M. Dela Rosa
Mr. Richard T. Dela Rosa
Dr. Simon M. Malijan
Dr. Melchor R. Palogan
Dr. Billy P. Payawal
Dr. Mercedita M. Perez
Dr. Venus Marie C. Seron
Dr. Lilia D. Tatlonghari

Corporate Officers

For the Fiscal Year 2018 - 2019, the Executive Officers are:


Mr. Bueno B. Castillo, MBA - Chairman of the Board
Engr. Steve V. Palima, MBA - President & CEO
Dr. Teresita Cantos-David - Corporate Secretary
Dr. Francisco E. Arciaga - Corporate Treasurer
Dr.Rolando L. Dela Merced - Medical Director
Dr. Reolito Z. Perez - Hospital Administrator
Dr. Venus Marie C. Seron - Assistant Corporate Secretary
Dr. Paciencia Beato-Cauilan - Assistant Corporate Treasurer
Mr. Geronimo P. David - Management Consultant
Dr. Elvis L. Bedia - Management Consultant


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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