Anna Lisa Yu-Mateo



Cataract, Cornea and Refractive Surgery



Dr. Yu-Mateo is a product of the Integrated Arts and Medicine (INTARMed) Program of the University of the Philippines College of Medicine. After graduating in 1996, she underwent residency training in Ophthalmology at the Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences (DOVS) of the Philippine General Hospital and served as its chief resident in 2000.

She underwent further training in Cornea, External Disease and Refractive Surgery at the University of California Los Angeles–Jules Stein Eye Institute. This was followed by another year of fellowship also in Cornea and Refractive Surgery at the Singapore National Eye Center.

In 2004, she became a partner of Associated Eye Specialists and The American Eye Center. She is currently a Clinical Associate Professor of the DOVS of the UP-PGH and a consultant of its Cataract & Refractive Surgery Service.  She is also the chief of the Cornea & External Disease Section of the Rizal Medical Center.   Dr. Yu-Mateo is currently an active member of the Philippine Academy of Ophthalmology, the Philippine Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgery and the Cornea Club of the Philippines.

She is married to a stock trader and has a one-year old boy.