The Doctors

Dr. Romer V. Bato
Hair Transplant Surgeon

Dr. Romeo V. Bato is considered as one of Asia’s and the Philippines leading expert in FUE and FUT transplant. Inarguably, He performs both high-quality follicular unit transplantation (FUT) through strip harvesting and advanced follicular unit extraction (FUE) with excellent results.

Being the resident surgeon of NuHart Hair Transplant Philippines clinic since 2005, he already handled a wide array of cases on hair restoration surgeries. He has performed over a thousand hair restorations to clients of different nationalities, celebrities included. A good number of his clients seek his expertise to correct most blunders done by other hair restoration surgeons using traditional procedural techniques.

He conducts a wider scope of cosmetic surgery procedures including rhinoplasty breast augmentation, breast reduction, abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), face lift, blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery), brow lifts, arm lift (brachioplasty), liposuction and fat grafting. Apart from facial and body contouring and rejuvenation, he also performs minimal to non-invasive skin rejuvenations such as Botox®, rhytidectomy, laser resurfacing, contour threads, filler treatments and others.

Dr. Bato attended medical school at the University of the East – Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center in Manila and completed his residency in General Surgery at the San Juan De Dios Hospital.
 Trained in cosmetic surgery under the renowned cosmetic surgeon, Dr. Wilfredo Salapantan, he also took his medical specialization in hair transplantation at the NuHart Hair Clinic New York and Pittsburgh. He is a member of the International Society for Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS), International Member of American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery Hospital (AACSH), Fellow of Philippine Academy of Aesthetic Surgery (PAAS), Fellow Philippine Association of Medical Specialists (PAMSINC) and Philippine Society of Liposuction Surgery. Most importantly, he is also a member of the Board of Cosmetic Surgery and a Pan Pacific Aesthetic Institute diplomate.

Society Affiliations

International Society for Hair Restoration Surgery
Life Member, Philippine Medical Association
Fellow, Philippine Academy of Aesthetic Surgery
Diplomate, Board of Cosmetic Surgery, Pan Pacific Aesthetic Institute
International Member, American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery

Hospital and Clinic Affiliations

Hair Transplant Surgeon – Nu/Hart Hair Clinic, Cebu City, Phils.
Active consultant – St. Dominic Medical Center, Bacoor, Cavite
Active consultant – Las Piñas City Medical Center, Las Pinas City
Active consultant – Perpetual Help Medical Center, Las Pinas and Biñan Campus
Hair Transplant surgeon – Nuhart Hair Clinic, Legaspi Village, Makati City
Cosmetic Surgeon/Proprietor – RVB Cosmetic Surgery and Skin Care Center
Consultant, Hairmaxx Hair Restoration, Ortigas Center, Pasig City

Positions Held

Past President, Philippine Academy of Aesthetic Surgery – 2008
Chairman, Department of Cosmetic Surgery, Perpetual Help Hospital, Binan, Laguna
First Vice President and Auditor – Pan Pacific Aesthetic Institute Foundation Inc. – 2008 to present
Vice President, Philippine Academy of Aesthetic Surgery – 2007
Training Officer, Philippine Academy of Aesthetic Surgery – 2006
National Chancellor Cosmetic Surgery, Philippine Academy of Medical Specialist

Research and Publications

Human Amnion: A Study in Versatility. A 31/2 Year Experience.
Published in Philippine Journal of Surgical Specialties, Vol. 42 No. 4
October – December 1987
Human Amnion: A Study in Versatility. A 31/2 Year Experience.
Presented and won 1st Prize at Interhospital Research Contest
St. Luke’s Medical Center
November 1985
Amnion Banking and Its Clinical Uses in Surgery.
Presented and won 1st Prize at 3rd Annual Surgical Research Forum
San Juan de Dios Hospital, Pasay City
October 1986
Subclavian Vein Catheterization.
Presented and won 1st Prize at 4th Annual Surgical Research Forum
San Juan de Dios Hospital, Pasay City
November 1987

Lectures

Aesthetic Blepharoplasty
3rd Post Graduate Course, Philippine Academy of Aesthetic Surgery
EDSA Shangri-La, Mandaluyong City
November 24, 2001
Abdominoplasty and its Complications
AFP Medical Center, Quezon City
September 25, 2003
Calf and Thigh Augmentation
Philippine Academy of Aesthetic Surgery Annual Convention
AFP Medical Center, Quezon City
Buttock Augmentation
14th PAMS Annual Convention
Fiesta Pavillon, Manila Hotel
November 24, 2008
Lower Lid Fat Repositioning Blepharoplasty
PAAS/PANSA Blepharoplasty Course
Cherry Blossom Hotel, Ermita Manila
December 4, 2010
Management of the Aging Lower Eyelid
2nd Annual Convention, Pan Pacific Aesthetic Institute
Marriott Hotel Manila
October 2011
Issues in Hair Transplant Surgery
5th Annual Convention, Pan Pacific Aesthetic Institute Foundation Inc.
Edsa Shangri-la Hotel, Mandaluyong City, Philippines
May 3, 2014
Eyebrow Transplant
Mid-year Convention, Philippine Academy of Aesthetic Surgery
Summit Ridge Hotel, Tagaytay City
May 9, 2015

Surgical Demonstrations

Submuscular Buttock Augmentation, Philippine Academy of Aesthetic Surgery, Lung Center of
the Philippines, November 2007
Intramuscular Buttock Augmentation, Pan Pacific Aesthetic Institute, Lung Center of the
Philippines, July 2008
Follicular Unit Transplantation, World Citi Medical Center, March 2009
Chin Augmentation, Pan Pacific Aesthetic Institute, Saint Dominic Medical Center, September
2008
Lower Lid Fat Repositioning Blepharoplasty, 2nd Annual Convention, Pan Pacific Aesthetic
Institute, Lung Center of the Philippines, October 2011

International and Local Conventions

18th Asean Congress of Plastic Surgery
Bangkok, Thailand
March 9-10, 2017
24th Annual Scientific Meeting of International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A.
September 28, 2016 to October 1, 2016
23rd Annual Scientific Meeting of International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Chicago, Illinois, U. S.A.
September 9-13, 2015
ISHRS Asian FUE Hair Transplant Workshop, AK Clinics
New Delhi, India
Feb 27 – Mar 1, 2015
22nd Annual Scientific Meeting of International Society for Hair Restoration Surgery
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
October 8 – 11, 2014
21th Annual Scientific Meeting of International Society for Hair Restoration Surgery
San Francisco, California, USA
October 23 – 26, 2013
3rd Condensed Fat Grafting and Cell-Assisted Surgical Forum
Bangkok, Thailand
March 30, 2013
21st Congress International Society for Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery
Geneva, Switzerland
September 18 – 23, 2012
18th Annual Scientific Meeting of International Society for Hair Restoration Surgery
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
October 21 – 24, 2010
17th Annual Scientific Meeting of International Society for Hair Restoration Surgery
Amsterdam, Netherlands
July 22 – 26, 2009
11th Oriental Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Congress
Cebu City, Philippines
November 16 – 19, 2008
6th APACS World Congress in Cosmetic and Dermatologic Surgery Innovations and
Controversies
Makati City, Philippines
March 2 – 4, 2007
International Congress on Advanced Cosmetic Surgery,
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
August 14 – 16, 2004
4th World Congress on Cosmetic and Dermatologic Surgery, Asia-Pacific Academy of Cosmetic
Surgery
EDSA Shangri-La, Mandaluyong City
December 2003
Third World Congress in Cosmetic Surgery
Shanghai, China
October 26 – 29, 2002

MICHAEL LUKE T. SALINAS, M.D.

MICHAEL LUKE T. SALINAS, M.D.

Educational Background

  • B.S. Psychology – De La Salle University, Manila, 2004
  • Doctor of Medicine – University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Medical Center Inc., 2009
  • Post-Graduate Internship – University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Medical Center Inc., 2010
  • Physician Licensure Exam – passed, 2010

Training:

  • Residency Training – Otorhinolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery – Ospital ng Makati, 2011- 2015
  • Hair Transplant – Nu/Hart Hair Restoration Philippines with Dr. Romeo V. Bato, 2015

Society Affiliations:

  • Diplomate of Philippine Board of Otorhinolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, 2015
  • Fellow of Philippine Society of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 2017

Hospital and Clinic Affiliations

  • Hair Transplant Surgeon –Nu/Hart Hair Restoration, Makati & Cebu City
  • Active Consultant – St. Dominic Medical Center, Bacoor Cavite, Philippines
  • Active Consultant & Department Chair – St. Michael Medical Hospital, Bacoor Cavite, Philippines
  • Active Consultant – St. Paul Hospital, Dasmarinas, Cavite, Philippines

CHARMAGNE ROSS E. BATO, M.D.

Educational Background

 

  • B.S. Nursing – Southville International School and Colleges, 2007
  • Nursing Licensure Exam, passed, 2007
  • Doctor of Medicine – University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Medical Center Inc., 2011
  • Post-Graduate Internship – University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Medical Center Inc., 2012
  • Physician Licensure Exam – passed, 2012

Training:

  • Residency Training – Otorhinolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery – Ospital ng Makati, 2013- 2016
  • Hair Transplant – Nu/Hart Hair Restoration Philippines with Dr. Romeo V. Bato, 2016

Society Affiliations:

  • Diplomate of Philippine Board of Otorhinolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, 2017

Hospital and Clinic Affiliations

  • Hair Transplant Surgeon –Nu/Hart Hair Restoration, Makati & Cebu City
  • Active Consultant – St. Michael Medical Hospital, Bacoor Cavite, Philippines
  • Active Consultant – Las Pinas Medical Center, Las Pinas, Philippines
  • Active Consultant – RVB Cosmetic Surgery and Skin Care Center, Las Pinas, Philippines

Nu/Hart is a world leader in hair restoration and is one of the few hair transplant clinics in Manila. Leads in the field of hair care worldwide with clients from all over 40 countries including the Philippines, India and the Middle East. With more than 25 years of experience in the industry, NuHart – with its team of experts consisting 16 experienced physicians who are specialized in hair transplantation is sure to give you a new look and a new life.Our goal is to provide the world’s finest service and quality care to our clients, meet their expectations, produce the ultimate natural results, and make the world’s best hair transplant service and results available at an affordable price.

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