"kabayan pediatrics", "filipina pediatrician"
Dr. Telisha Cerna Jagannatham

Dr. Telisha is a dedicated healthcare professional with extensive academic and clinical expertise in the field of Pediatrics. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Velez College, Cebu City, Philippines, followed by her Doctor of Medicine Degree from Gullas College of Medicine, University of the Visayas, Cebu City, in 2001.

She completed her Pediatric Residency Training at ChongHua Hospital, a prestigious 600-bed capacity, JCI-accredited tertiary hospital in the Philippines. She has amassed over 15 years of cumulative experience in General Pediatrics and Neonatal care, cultivating her skills in various esteemed hospitals in the Philippines working as a Pediatric Consultant in the Philippines, prior to establishing her practice in the UAE.

For the past 8 years, Dr. Telisha has been practicing as a Pediatric Specialist in the United Arab Emirates, where she continues to provide compassionate and comprehensive care to her patients.

Specialist Expertise:

  • Management of Common Childhood and Neonatal Illnesses.
  • Pediatric and neonatal emergencies
  • Routine Well child and well baby care

Achievements and Career Highlights :

  • Member of the Philippine Medical Association
  • Diplomate, Philippine Pediatric Society

Countries with Medical Licensure: UAE and Philippines

Total years of experience: 15 years

Total years of UAE experience: 8 years

Languages spoken: Filipino, Cebuano, English, Arabic (Basic)