The provincial government of Cavite, thru the collaboration of the Office of the Provincial Governor-Extension and Office of the Provincial Health Officer, conducted a medical and dental mission in Barangay Marahan I, Alfonso on November 14, 2023, serving a total of 241 patients.
GEAMH medical professionals led by Dr. Anna Maureen Reyes-Villamar and Dr. Sherwin Victa, together with Jeannie Z. Lizardo and Azaleah Masicap, rendered the free medical consultation and check-ups. Simultaneously, the dental team composed of Dr. Mary Ann G. Montenegro, Dr. Cristina J. Lim, and Dr. Raymond Mendoza, along with the invaluable support of Ms. Lilibeth Nahine and Ms. Reyliza F. Rom, provided dental check-ups, extraction and wide range of treatments to improve oral health of the community.
Of the 241 patients served, 195 availed the free medical services while 46 individuals received free dental extractions. They also received maintenance medicines, multivitamins and mosquito repellent-lotion from the medical mission staff.
The mission’s success was a result of the collaborative effort of the Triskelion Marahan I Chapter, under Lexter Jay Estopin and Bryan Lee Pagkaliwangan’s leadership, partnered with Barangay Chairman Marte V. Alvarez, and the local government unit of Alfonso. They expressed their gratitude to the provincial government for providing these services to their community.