Mildred Santiago Castillo

Physical Therapist


  • Dubai Healthcare City and Center of Healthcare Planning and Quality since 2009
  • DHA license passed in 2005 (Dubai Health Authority)
  • Member of Dry Needling Institute South Africa 2013
  • Member of Dance Sports Dubai
  • Member of Emilio Aguinaldo Alumni Association
  • Basic Life Support Certified by American Heart Association


  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy 1998, Emilio Aguinaldo College Manila Philippines 1998
  • Certification of Basic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound by European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology in 2011
  • Certification of Dry Needling Module 1,2,3 by Dry Needling Institute South Africa 2013


International Sports Event Participation as event Physiotherapist:

  • Dubai Tennis Championship ATP Tour Feb. 2014
  • Dubai Tennis Championship ATP Tour 2010

Specialty/Strong Interest:

  • Shoulder injuries (SLAP Repair, Bankart, Rotator Cuff Repair and others)
  • Knee (ACL Repair, Meniscus repair and other injuries)
  • Spine (Microdiscectomy, Disc Replacement, Fusion and others)
  • Dry Needling 1,2,3
  • Functional Testing (pre and post surgery shoulder, knee, ankle)
  • Shockwave Therapy
  • Therapeutic Exercises
  • Myofascial release, Electrotherapy