Dr. Melanie Karganilla-Frange graduated from the University of the Philippines with her degree in dental medicine. In 1994, she passed and topped the national licensure exam for dentists. She then pursued her apprenticeship in oral surgery. She also attended the international summer school in clinical periodontology and implantology at the Ruprecht-Karl University of Heidelberg in Germany in 2006 and 2008.
Aside from her clinical practice, she also serves as an assistant professor at the University of the Philippines’ College of Dentistry. She is also the head of the department of clinical dental health sciences’ oral medicine section that is comprised of periodontics, oral surgery, endodontics, and oral diagnosis.
She is a Fellow of the Academy of Dentistry International, Philippine Board of Periodontology, and Philippine Society of Periodontology.
Winning Smiles Dental Clinic is conveniently located in Makati City, the Philippines’ financial centre. It offers both common and complex dental treatments and procedures to help patients achieve optimum oral health and beautiful, healthy smile. Its services include oral surgery, cosmetic dentistry, prosthodontics, periodontal surgery, endodontics, orthodontics, and dental implants. It features a cosy and comfortable environment and is fully equipped with modern technology. It also uses the highest quality materials and methods that are based on international standards. The clinic’s team is composed of: * **Dr. Greg Doronila** – Dr. Doronila is an oral implantologist with over 22 years of experience. He went to Furusawa Implant Research Institute in Sendai Japan in 1996 to further hone his skill in implant dentistry. He also completed a two-year advanced implant programme for international dentists at New York University in the United States. * **Dr. Marion Hazel Isip** – Dr. Isip is a highly experienced dentist specialising in oral surgery as well as comprehensive and cosmetic dentistry. She completed her degree in dental medicine at the University of the Philippines and has over 22 years of experience. She passed the Australian dental board exam in 2007. * **Dr. Melanie Karganilla-Frange** – Dr. Karganilla-Frange is a periodontist with over 22 years of experience. She completed her degree in dental medicine at the University of the Philippines’ College of Dentistry, where she serves as an assistant professor since 1998. She attended the international summer school in clinical periodontology and implantology at the Ruprecht-Karl University of Heidelberg in Germany in 2006 and 2008.