Internal Medicine/Rheumatology

 

Candice Yuvienco, MD

 

Division Director of Rheumatology

Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCSF

 


 

    Medical School:

University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines

    Residency: Danbury Hospital (a Yale University affiliate),Danbury, CT
Fellowship: Rheumatology, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University Program, Providence, Rl
    Board Certified: Internal Medicine
    Awards and Recognition:
  • President, Pax Romana Organization, recipient of the Pope Leo XIII Award for outstanding community service, University of Santo Tomas
    President Manuel Quezon Award for Exemplary Leadership, University of Santo Tomas
    Professional Top Ten Passers of the Philippines Awardee, for Physical Therapy National Licensure Examination, Philippines
    The Santo Tomas Full Academic Scholarship for entire Medicine 4-year course (awarded yearly), University of Santo Tomas
    First place awards in national, inter-hospital, and inter-section medicine quiz contests, Manila, Philippines
    Outstanding Academic Award in Surgery University of Santo Tomas, Manila Philippines
    Graduated Summa Cum Laude, and awarded Meritissimus (excellent) in the oral Revalidating Examinations, University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines
    Rector's Award for Academic Excellence, University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines
    The Outstanding Intern Award and member of The Most Outstanding Working Team, Medical Internship, University of Santo Tomas Hospital, Manila, Philippines
    Resident of the Year Award, Danbury Hospital, Internal Medicine Residency, CT

    Woman of the Year Award for 2011-2012, National Association of Professional Women, USA
    Publications:  
   
  1. Candice Reyes,WilliamOlalia, Gerald Alcid,MitziGo, CarloJoseFuentebella. Surgical treatment for morbid obesity (bariatricsurgery) in a 42-year-old Filipino male. SantoTomasJournalof Medicine.52(2):1-9,Oct2004

  2. Candice Reyes,Jose lllescas. The llizarov Method of treatment for infected non-union of the tibia. Santo Tomas Journal of Medicine 52(3):108-15,Jan 2005

  3. Candice Reyes, Sandra Navarra. Risk factors for stroke among Filipino patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. APLAR Journal of Rheumatology. 8(1):19-22,June 2005

  4. Candice Reyes, Rudinskaya A, Kloss R, Girardi M, Lazova R. Scleroderma-like Illness as a Presenting Feature of Multiple Myeloma and Amyloidosis. Journal of Clinical Rheumatology, 2008 Jun;14(3):161-165. PMID: 18525436

  5. Candice Yuvienco, Stuart Schwartz. Monoclonal Antibodies in the Rheumatic Diseases. In: Medicine and Health Rhode Island, publication of the Rhode Island Medical Society. 94(11):320-324, November 2011

  6. Dan Cristescu, Candice Yuvienco, Stuart Schwartz. Fatal Henoch Schonlein Purpura in an adult with Dieulafoy lesions. JCR: Journal of Cllinical Rheumatology (In Press)

 

 

  1. Books and Chapters:


  2. Yuvienco C. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. In: Ferri FF, ed-in-chief. 2012 Ferri's Clinical Advisor. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby; 2012:201

  3. Yuvienco C. Cubital Tunnel Syndrome. In:Ferri FF, ed-in-chief. 2012 Ferri's Clinical Advisor. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby; 2012:275

  4. Yuvienco C. Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease.In: Ferri FF, ed-in-chief.2012 Ferri'sClinicalAdvisor. Philadelphia,PA:Mosby; 2012:220

  5. Yuvienco C. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. In: Ferri FF, ed in chief. 2013 Ferri's Clinical Advisor. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby; 2013: 215

  6. Yuvienco C. Cubital Tunnel Syndrome. In: Ferri FF, ed in chief. 2013 Ferri's Clinical Advisor. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby; 2013: 290

  7. Yuvienco C. Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease. In: Ferri FF, ed in chief. 2013 Ferri's Clinical Advisor. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby; 2013: 233

  8. Yuvienco  C. Fibromyalgia. In: Ferri FF, ed in chief. 2013 Ferri's Clinical Advisor. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby 2013: 402

  9. Yuvienco  C. Bursitis. In: Ferri FF, ed in chief. 2013 Ferri's Clinical Advisor. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby 2013: 196

  10. Abstracts:


  11. Candice Reyes,Sandra Navarra. Lupus disease activity before and after tuberculosis treatment in a Filipino cohort. Poster presented at the 7th International Congress on SLE and Related Conditions, May 9-13, 2004, New York, New York; Abstract in Lupus 2004 Abstract Book, T55B.

  12. Candice Yuvienco, Daniel Mendez-Allwood, Margaret Miller, Gina Ankner, Kerri Batra. Anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy in pregnant patients with seronegative spondyloarthropathies. Poster presented at the North American Society of Obstetric Medicine Meeting on April 30, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts

  13. Cheston Cunha, Candice Yuvienco, Sylvia LaCourse, Stuart Schwartz. A rare case of arthritis and rash: Rowell's Syndrome. Poster presented at the Rhode Island American College of Physicians Annual Scientific Meeting on May 12, 2011 at Warwick, Rhode Island

  14. Candice Yuvienco, Elisabeth Matson, Stuart Schwartz, Bernard Zimmermann. Ear, there, and everywhere: the varied manifestations of relapsing polychondritis. Poster presented at the Rhode Island American College of Physicians Annual Scientific Meeting on May 12,2011 at Warwick, Rhode Island

  15. Candice Yuvienco, Edward Lally. Not Your Typical Rash and Arthritis. Poster presented at the Rhode Island American College of Physicians Annual Scientific Meeting on May 3, 2012 at Cranston, Rhode Island