Dr. Amores is a native of the Philippines, born and raised here in Mactan Island. He graduated from the Cebu Institute of Medicine in 1971 and did all his specialty training in the USA. He graduated from the General Surgery Residency Program of West Virginia University-Charleston; and from the Plastic Surgery Program of University of Kansas. He is a Diplomate of both both the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Plastic Surgery; and Fellow, American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Amores practiced his profession of Plastic Surgery in the USA from 1982 to 2000 where he was Associate Clinical Professor in Surgery (Plastic) at the West Virginia University. He owned and operated the Plastic Surgery Associates of West Virginia, a free-standing clinic fully dedicated to Plastic/Cosmetic Surgery.
He has since relocated his practice to his native Mactan Island, serving a mix of local and international patients.