All About Me
Dr. Julieta Peralta- Arambulo, is the first and only Filipino Diplomate of the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery; a graduate of the Far Eastern University Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation and completed her Dermatology specialty training in the Skin and Cancer Foundation of the Philippines in 1988. Having earned the distinction of a Board-certified Dermatologist, she became a Diplomate in 1990 and Fellow in 1993 of the Philippine Dermatological Society (PDS). She developed the interest in hair transplant procedure when she was a Resident physician in 1986 at the Skin and Cancer Foundation ,a PDS-approved dermatologic training institution in the Philippines founded by Dr. Sylvia Jacinto.
In 1997 ,her passion in hair restoration surgery continued and she learned the art of Follicular Unit air Transpalntation, the gold standard in hair transplantation under Dr. Allan K. Yung of Anew Medical Group Clinic in Willshire California.
In 2009 ,Dr. Arambulo acquired the knowledge and skills in Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE ): State of the Art Methodology and Instrumentation under Dr. James Harris in Denver, Colorado in 2009 She performs FUE using the “Powered Safe Scribe " offering this procedure as alternative treatment in patients with limited donor supply and to those who do not want donor linear scarring. FUE technique makes possible body hair transplant which gives new hope to patients with limited donor supply.
Dr. Arambulo continues to update herself with the new developments and techniques in hair restoration surgery by attending various scientific meetings and workshops worldwide . The last one she attended was the 22nd International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery annual scientific meeting last October 2014 in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia , where she had the privilege to lecture about her experience on “ FUE Eyebrow Transplant with use of Implanter”
She is currently the Head of the Hair Transplant Unit in The Medical City ,the President and Founder of the Asian Hair Restoration Center. She is a consultant to Skin and Cancer Foundation , a member of Asian Association of Hair Restoration Surgeons and the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
She strongly supports the Mission and Vision of International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery applying it as the guiding principles in hair transplant practice:“ To achieve excellence in patient outcomes by promoting member education, international collegiality ,research ,ethics and public awareness”.
With experience and knowledge , Dr. Arambulo took the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS) certification exam last October 2014 in Malaysia and received the privilege and honour to be the first Filipino Diplomate of the ABHRS.ABHRS is the only certification recognized by the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS -the largest hair restoration educational organization in the world)
"The American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery is a board organized for the purpose of examining and certifying physicians in the specialty of Hair Restoration Surgery. The American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS) was formed in 1996 to fill the recognized need for a certifying body in the field of hair restoration. Its counterpart outside the United States, the International Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (IBHRS), was recognized internationally in 2000. The ABHRS/IBHRS examination is the only psychometrically and statistically validated examination dedicated to the specialty of hair restoration surgery. The express purpose of the organization is to promote the highest quality, ethical care for the patient and to this end provide certification for physicians in this specialty. The examination consists of written and oral portions, and passing the exam assures the public of an individual’s educational ability and experience to perform safe, aesthetically sensitive hair restoration surgery.Strive for excellence in all aspects of medical practice
The mission statement, goals and objectives of the ABHRS are to act for the benefit of the public to establish specialty standards and to examine surgeons’ skill, knowledge and aesthetic judgment in the field of hair restoration. The board will grant certification to candidates who meet the highest standards of the medical profession in the field of hair restoration surgery with the express provision that the ABHRS will not act as a business, vocational or post-secondary school."