New therapy clinic opens in Malaybalay

MALAYBALAY CITY- A clinic that is a first in the city to offer a combination of physical therapy (PT) services, medical massage and gym facilities, just opened recently in Malaybalay City at Sayre highway across Carbajal and Damasco Streets, near Mama Lo’s Kusina.

Rocco Pablito F. Intong, Jr., proprietor and a licensed physical therapist whom has been practicing for some time said he decided to open the clinic because of the demand of the service in Bukidnon.

Intong has worked at the Bukidnon Provincial Hospital (BPH) from 2000 to 2006 after he passed the PT licensure exam in 2000. Starting in 2006 he taught care-giving and nursing assistance related courses at Valencia Colleges. Thereafter, he continued offering home and hospital services but recalls how costly and tiresome it was. Limited services were still offered that time since the equipments were not portable.

Since the clinic opened on September 8, Intong said he has had affiliations thru referrals with Bukidnon Provincial Medical Center (BPMC), Malaybalay Polymedic Hospital, St. Jude Thaddeus General Hospital and recently Bethel Baptist Hospital. Continue reading