Philippine Heart Center


1972 Mrs. Marcos broke the ground for the future Philippine Heart Center for Asia, a highly specialized institution which would integrate all activities related to the care and treatment of heart diseases, the training of heart specialists, and research an all aspects of cardiology.  It would also the heart of the Heart Foundation.  The building, an outstanding architectural structure designed by Jorge Ramos, was inaugurated February 14, 1975, with the attendance of the world’s top heart doctor’s, including Christian Barnard and Denton Cooley.


President and Mrs. Marcos with Dr. Christian Barnard and other guest cardiologists during the inauguration of Philippine heart Center for Asia.

Lung Center of the Philippines
Philippine General Hospital

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