Dr. Geraldin A. Cruz
Dr. Geraldin Abesamis-Cruz completed her Dental Degree at the University of the East (UE), College of Dentistry on March 1992. She then pursued her interest in Orthodontics through the Manila Central University (MCU), Certificate Program in Orthodontics on April 2000.
From 2007 to 2008, she was president of the Parañaque Dental Chapter, Inc., and in her steadfast leadership and excellent dedication to the organization, was recognized as the Philippine Dental Association’s Outstanding Chapter and President for NCR at the end of her term.
After taking the Philippine Academy of Esthetic Dentistry, Esthetic 101 in 2009, she pursued further studies in Esthetic Dentistry and completed the Esthetic Continuum Course in University of California, Los Angeles on October 2011. In the same year, she became a Board of Director of the Academy.
In the belief that the profession is a lifelong learning experience, she once again studied Orthodontics, her favorite field in Dentistry. She completed her Master of Science in Dentistry, Major in Orthodontics at the University of the East on October 2017. During this time, she also enrolled at the basic Dental Implantology Course of the University of the Philippines (UP), College of Dentistry. Later that year, she passed the Philippine Board of Orthodontics (PBO) Phase 1 and 2.
Her desire to share knowledge of her craft has made her active in presenting case studies at local and international conferences, such as the Philippine Academy of Esthetic Dentistry Congress, the Asian Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry, the Association of Philippine Orthodontists, and the Asia Pacific Orthodontic Conference. She also shares her love for Orthodontics through teaching a Orthodontics-Esthetics Module, a course offered by PAED Esthetic 101.
Dr. Geraldin Abesamis-Cruz currently holds her consultancy practice at Abesamis Dental Clinic at Festival Mall, and a private practice at Entrata, Alabang, Muntinlupa.