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Rowena C. Yu-Mendador joins Parkview FirstCare

Posted: Friday, October 8, 2010

Rowena C. Yu-Mendador, MD, has joined Parkview FirstCare – Huntington, and is welcoming new patients. Parkview FirstCare is a member of Parkview Physicians’ Group.

Dr. Yu earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Cebu Doctors’ University, Cebu City, Philippines, in 1994, and her Doctor of Medicine from the Cebu Institute of Medicine, Cebu City, in 1998.

As a nurse, Dr. Yu worked as an operating room nurse at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Md., from 2003 to 2007, and as a labor and delivery nurse at Greater Southeast Community Hospital in Washington, D.C., from 2004 to 2005.

She served her post-graduate internship at Chong Hua Hospital in Cebu City, from 1998 to 1999.  She also was a resident in obstetrics and gynecology at Cebu Doctors’ University Hospital in Cebu City from 2000 to 2002, as well as in family medicine in the Fort Wayne Medical Education Program in Fort Wayne, Ind., from 2007 to 2010.

Dr. Yu is a licensed Indiana physician and has received Family Medicine Boards and permanent Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates certifications. She is a member of the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Family Practice, the Indiana State Medical Association and the Fort Wayne Medical Society.

Dr. Yu is fluent in three Filipino dialects (Tagalog, Bisaya and Ilonggo), basic Spanish and Chinese (Fokien). Her personal interests include photography, travel and ballroom dancing.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Yu, she may be reached at either (260) 355-3070, on Mondays and Thursdays, at her office located in Suite 215 in the Parkview Huntington Hospital medical office building, 2003 Stults Road, Huntington, or at an additional office at (260) 355-3900, on Wednesdays, located at 240 S. Jefferson St., Huntington.