Health & Lifestyle, Technology

6 Reasons Why MyPocketDoctor Is A Must-Have

Ever wish you could see a doctor in the middle of a workday without taking time off? Or that you could be seen by a doctor in the middle of the night for a sudden illness? With today’s technological advances, making our lives easier is a possibility!

Meet MyPocketDoctor –  the first telemedicine app in the Philippines where you can talk to a highly-competent, well-trained and unbiased medical doctor through video or phone wherever you may be. Sounds too promising, but this app is definitely a must-have for every Cebuanos. Here’s why:

 1.) Convenient

Gone are the days where you have to travel far and wait in a long queue just to get a consultation from a health expert. Now, with just a few clicks from your device, you can talk to a real professional doctor via video call or audio call!

You don’t have to worry if you need help even in the middle of the night. Medical professionals are 24/7 available for you! And if you’re given a prescription, you are given an option to pick up your meds at the nearest pharmacy or have your medicines delivered to your doorstep. Totally, convenient, right?


2.) Reliable

About 50 practitioners with at least three years’ experience in various fields of medicine are on board. The roster includes specialists in occupational medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, surgery, otorhinolaryngology, pediatrics, and family medicine, among others.

Yes, they’re the real deal.

3.) Cost-Effective

If you’re thinking their quick and effective services are expensive, well, think again. Their prices are fit for Filipino’s spending budget with the following prices:

P450 per consultation
P900 for unlimited consultation, good for one person
P1995 for unlimited consultation, good for one person and two dependents


They are also providing you with options on how to pay. Either Paypal, Card or MLhuiller.


4.) Modern

Mediaxes Inc.’s MyPocketDoctor is truly embracing technology for every Filipino, especially those who are in the remote areas. Requesting for a consultation can be done in three ways:

Text – Sending a message to 29290-DOCTOR (362867)

Website – Signing up online at

App – Available on Google Play and App Store


5.) User-Friendly

I have personally tried using MyPocketDoctor, and yes, the interface of the app is user-friendly indeed. Requesting for a consultation and paying for it is easy as 1,2,3.

PLUS, you can also have the option to speak in Bisaya para ma-explain dyud nimo ug tarong ang imong mga gibati sa panglawas. Char!

6.) Secured

And of course, we don’t want to put our crucial information out in the public, right?

MyPocketDoctor maintains a password-secure medical history accessible to both the physician and the patient, in order to record information which may assist in diagnosis of the subscriber’s medical concern.

So, whether you’re living independently or living with your parents, this is definitely a must-have. Isn’t it convenient if we have a medical professional that we can talk to during emergency times, without the long queue? Do yourself a favor and be medically prepared with MyPocketDoctor. Install the app today or visit for more info.