Dr Ron Maligat

Dr Ronald Maligat is a Vocationally Registered General Practitioner with Special Interest in Skin Cancer and Aesthetic Medicine.

He has been a Medical Practitioner in the Philippines where he finished his Bachelor of Public Health (1989) and Master of Occupational Health degrees (1990) from the College of Public Health at University of the Philippines Manila (UPM). He further finished his Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree from the UP College of Medicine and his Clinical Internship from the Philippine General Hospital in 1997, both from UP Manila.

He has also become a Faculty member in the same university in Manila. In 2000, he earned his Master of Health Administration from the University of New South Wales and became a Diplomate and Fellow of the Philippine College of Occupational Medicine in 2005. He has also worked as private practitioner in his home Province of Pila Laguna before he decided to become both a medical practitioner (also doing skin cancer work) and Occupational Health medical advisor in Mackay QLD Australia in 2008.

He eventually earned his Fellowship from the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) in 2012 and decided to move his GP practice in Mount Cotton QLD in 2013 until the present.

He has also been an advance Trainee of the Royal Australian College of Physicians under the Australian Faculty of Occupational and Environmental Medicine from 2008 to 2013.

His passion in Aesthetic Medicine has officially started after he received Professional and Advance Aesthetic Medicine training certificates from HealthCert Australia in 2016 and 2018 respectively.

In addition, following is a list of other certificate and advanced Skin courses undertaken thru HealthCert Australia:

  • 2009 Certificate in Primary Care Skin Cancer Medicine
  • 2012 Advanced Skin Cancer Surgery Workshop (Head and Neck)
  • 2013 Certificate in Primary Care Skin Cancer Surgery
  • 2014 Advanced Skin Cancer Surgery Workshop (Nose and Lower limb)
  • 2015 Certificate in Primary Care Dermatology
  • 2015 Certificate in Advanced Dermatoscopy and Histopathology (Online)
  • 2016 Certificate in Advanced Dermatoscopy and Histopathology

In 2018, Dr Ronald Maligat’s first venture into medical business management has commenced through the Total Skin Wellness and Aesthetic Medical Centre (TSWAMC).