Dr. Aguilar co-founded #HealthXPh, a healthcare social media and emerging tech advocacy group. He is a board certified orthopedic surgeon practicing in South Central Mindanao, Philippines.
He earned his medical degree from University of the Philippines Manila College of Medicine and his residency in Orthopedics at the Philippine General Hospital. He is presently the Chief of Clinics at General Santos Medical Center and a Medical Specialist III at the Department of Orthopedics, Southern Philippines Medical Center in Davao City. He is also an attending orthopedic surgeon to various hospitals in SoCCSarSKGen area.
Dr. Aguilar’s is an enabler, empowering healthcare professionals, healthcare advocates and patients using social media and other emerging technologies. He writes about about healthcare at Cast & Curious, formerly The Orthopedic Logbook (www.remomd.com), since 2006. He loves to travel and photography and won several awards in these niche as an amateur. He tweets using the handle @bonedoc and co-moderates the weekly #HealthXPh chat.
You can follow his public posts on twitter (@bonedoc) and LinkedIn.
About Dr. Aguilar’s blogs
- I write about medicine and orthopedics in my blog, Cast & Curious ( The Orthopedic Logbook ). This blog was awarded as the Best Business, Finance and Career blog for 2013 by Mindanao Blog Awards.
- As a writer, outdoorsman and amateur photographer, I blog about the outdoors in Hiker’s Itch , while exploring places with my camera, backpack and antihistamines. This blog made it to the Finalist in the Best Travel Blog category of the Mindanao Blog Awards 2013.
- I’ve been to few places, blended with the locals, heard their stories and photographed some. You can see some of my photos in my photoblog Twelve Inches Behind. One of these photos won First Prize in the recent 2013 Talakudong Festival Igpat san Kamera Photography Contest. Other photos were also featured in some promotional and tourism audio visual presentations.
- One of my community blog, Tacurong City Online was also recently recognised by the city government of Tacurong, for promoting the city. It was also a Finalist in the Best Gateway and Community Blog category in the 2013 Mindanao Blog Awards.