January Velasco, MD

General Practitioner

Expert's Profile

Dr. January Velasco has been a licensed Physician for over 10 years.

After obtaining her BS Biology degree from De La Salle University in Manila, she proceeded to complete her medical degree at the University of Santo Tomas.

She completed her Orthopedic Surgery Residency Training at the Philippine Orthopedic Center. Aside from serving as Chief Orthopedic Surgery Hospitalist at Cardinal Santos Medical Center, she also worked as Orthopedic House Staff at the prestigious Asian Hospital and Medical Center in Muntinlupa City.

Credentials & Highlights


  • Doctor of Medicine

    University of Santo Tomas

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology

    De La Salle University


  • Medical Writer/Editor

    Asian Hospital & Medical Center

  • Chief Orthopedic Surgery Hospitalist

    Cardinal Santos Medical Center

  • Orthopedic Surgery Hospitalist

    Cardinal Santos Medical Center

  • Medical Officer III

    Philippine Orthopedic Center

  • Pre-resident

    Philippine Orthopedic Center

  • Junior House Staff Physician

    Orthopedics Department, Asian Hospital & Medical Center


  • [2005] Philippine Heart Association, Third Runner-Up: Speech writing and declamation contest—The Time For Preventive Cardiology Has Come, and Act We Must Now

  • [2005] Delegate, International Health Medical Education Consortium, 14th Annual Conference: Training the Global Health Work Force; San Francisco, California, USA