Dr. Abner Abejo - Best Filipino Internal Medicine in Dubai

Dr. Abner Rivas Abejo

Specialist Internal Medicine
Languages Spoken: English and Tagalog Types of Physician: Full Time
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Dr. Abner Rivas Abejo, Filipino Specialist Internal Medicine in Dubai

Dr. Abner brings a wealth of 23 years of invaluable healthcare experience, specializing in General Internal Medicine and holding board-certified specialist credentials from the Philippines. Dr. Abner’s professional journey began with the attainment of a BSc. in Medical Technology in 1995, followed by the prestigious MD, Doctor of Medicine degree in 1999 from the esteemed Far Eastern University-Dr. Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation in Manila, Philippines.

Having successfully navigated the rigorous national board examination for physicians, Dr. Abner dedicated several years to serving as a General Practitioner in both private and public healthcare institutions. During this time, there was a passionate advocacy for enhanced and equitable healthcare, particularly in underserved rural and urban-poor communities, where access to basic health services posed considerable challenges.

Following three years of impactful community service, Dr. Abner pursued rigorous residency training in Internal Medicine at the esteemed East Avenue Medical Center in Quezon City, Philippines, spanning from 2003 to 2005. This pivotal period of specialized training culminated in the successful completion of board examinations in Internal Medicine.

With a solid foundation in Internal Medicine, Dr. Abner further honed skills and expanded horizons by undertaking roles in diverse medical settings overseas. This included adept management of outpatient clinics, inpatient care, as well as critical care units and Accident & Emergency departments.

Dr. Abner’s extensive experience, combined with a steadfast commitment to advancing healthcare accessibility and quality, underpins a distinguished medical career dedicated to serving communities both locally and internationally.


  • MD, Far Eastern University-Dr. Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation, Manila
  • Residency Training in Internal Medicine, East Avenue Medical Center, Quezon City
  • Certification in Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy and Diving Medicine, Singapore and USA


  • Internal Medicine Specialist, Zulekha Hospital Group
  • Internal Medicine Specialist, Al Zahra Hospital Dubai
  • Internal Medicine Specialist, Medeor Hospital Dubai
  • Internal Medicine Consultant, TreeTop Hospital Maldives
  • Internal Medicine Consultant, ADK Hospital Maldives
  • Internal Medicine Consultant, GDP District Hospital, Bulacan Philippines
  • Medical Officer, District Hospital of Bongabon, NE Philippines


  • Diplomate And Fellow, Philippine College Of Physicians
  • Member, Emirates Medical Society
  • Member, Emirates Society Of Internal Medicine
  • Member, American College Of Physicians
  • Member, Undersea And Hyperbaric Medicine Society


  • Acute And Chronic Disease Management
  • URTI
  • Acute And Chronic Bronchitis
  • Bronchial Asthma
  • Lower Respiratory Tract Infection
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Mixed Hyperlipidemia
  • Thyroid Disorders
  • Chest Pain Syndromes/ Cad/ Pulmonary Embolism
  • Abdominal Pain Management
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Acute And Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Urinary Tract Symptoms
  • Dengue, Malaria, Covid-19, Tuberculosis
  • Cramps And Muscle Weakness
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Annual Medical Check Ups For Adults
  • Vaccination For Travellers