Professional And Reliable Acupuncturist In Manila! Dr. Philip Tan-Gatue Is Proud To Offer The Most Remarkable Acupuncture Services

Meet The Doctor

Dr. Philip is one of the leading experts in Traditional Medicine and Chinese Medicine in the Philippines. Currently, he is a Clinical Associate Professor in the University of the Philippines College of Medicine and is Director of Acupuncture Services at The Medical City.

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Patient Feedback

Can acupuncture help with your problems? From shoulder pain, back pain, to other chronic problems, click to read what others have to say about acupuncture and how it has helped them.

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Videos

Click here to see some videos featuring Dr. Tan-Gatue. From lecture excerpts to television appearances, you can check them out in this section.

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Diabetic Painful Neuropathy: Treatable with Acupuncture?

Diabetic Neuropathy In my practice, I receive quite a good number of referrals from other healthcare workers about the treatment of diabetic neuropathy.  Diabetes is related to poor peripheral circulation, and thus there is a detrimental effect on the nerves of the parts farthest from the heart – the hands and feet.  In addition, such

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Li Dong Yuan and the Treatise of the Spleen and Stomach (Pi Wei Lun)

Different Strokes for Different Folks Many of those not familiar with Traditional Chinese Medicine have the impression that Chinese Medicine and acupuncture are homogenous.  What this means is that instead of variety of hues making up a painting, it’s just one plain color.  They expect every practitioner to practice the same way, using the same

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Chinese Dietary Therapy: Foods for Tonsillitis

Acute Tonsillitis Tonsillitis is a condition where a bacterial infection has caused not only the usual symptoms of sore throat, but the swelling and reddening of the tonsils in the back of the throat.  Western medicine would usually treat with antibiotics, and repetitive attacks especially in children often result in surgical removal.  This is known

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