The Department of Surgery, as a specialized practice in Cotabato was already existent as early as 1959. It started as a training program in 1982 at Cotabato Regional Hospital now Cotabato Regional and Medical Center. On January 1991 the Department was given full accreditation as a Residency Training Program in General Surgery by the Philippine College of Surgeons. Since then, the Department has graduated 10 fully pledged fellows of the Philippine College of Surgeon and 5 subspecialty Fellows.
- Breast Surgery
- Burn Management
- Colorectal Surgery
- General Surgery
- Head and Neck Surgery/Maxillofacial Surgery
- Minimally Invasive Surgery
- Ophthalmology Orthopedic Surgery
- Pediatric Surgery
- Skin and Soft Tissue Surgery
- Thoracic and Vascular Surgery
- Trauma Surgery
- Urologic Surgery
The Office of the Department of Surgery of Cotabato Regional and Medical Center is located at the second floor, left wing, before the Surgery Nurse Station.
Office hours: 8-5pm Monday to Friday except on Holidays
Contact number: (064) 4212340 Local 217