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The Gangnam Severance Hospital was established in April 1983, following the proposed expansion of the project of Yonsei University Medical C... Read More

The Gangnam Severance Hospital was established in April 1983, following the proposed expansion of the project of Yonsei University Medical Center. It tested the pioneer Korean modern medicine, also led to the improvement & advancement of Korea medically. It’s the foundation of health care delivery system.

Gangnam Severance Hospital provides holistic treatments plus highly developed Yonsei medical services in medical backwoods of Seoul, Gangnam, with the original ideas and values of Yonsei University; love, serve and spirit of Christianity.

In addition, it aids the local residents. from charitable investments, to better health care systems for the locals and has become a well acknowledged hospital which orients educations, researches, and treatments. With well trained and qualified employees always carry out experiments and research, cares for patients as to their families.

Also, Gangnam Severance Hospital builds up effective skills and provide education for local professionals. Gangnam Severance Hospital accommodate 810 beds and runs 45 divisions along with 3 specialist hospitals (Cancer Hospital, Spine Hospital, and Dental Hospital) and institutes (Rehabilitation of the Institute of Muscular Diseases, and The Spine and Spinal Cord Institute).

In addition, there are numerous centers part of which includes Health Promotion Center, Cardiovascular Center, Endocrinology and Diabetes Center, Cerebrovascular Center, Emergency Care Center, Hospital Referral Center, and Clinical Trial Center which treat critical patients.
Furthermore, it carried out its first spinal surgery with chemonucleolysis in 1984 and in 1996, it successfully performed the first lung transplantation in Korea, which known as the most difficult transplantation. It also performed its first cell transplantation to a patient that have muscle disease to everyone’s amazement.

In 2003, the hospital accomplished the first enterobrosia to a very low birthweight (VLBW) child who was just 630g. The Hospital exploit and utilizes various high-tech systems such as PACS, 3.0T MRI, 64ch CT, and PET for clients’ convenience and accurate diagnosis. In September 2005 the hospital constructed an annex, to become the best hospital that provides a warm and convenient medical environment. Close

Saint Mary Hospital

Seoul, South Korea
Joint Commission International

This hospital was established as the first general hospital in Kangnam area in 1980. The hospital has been working for the whole person's tr... Read More

This hospital was established as the first general hospital in Kangnam area in 1980. The hospital has been working for the whole person's treatment for more than 30 years. In March 2009, Gangnam St. Mary's Hospital was re-established as the Seoul St. Mary's Hospital.

The Catholic Seoul St. Mary's Hospital is the largest hospital in Korea with 22 floors above ground, 6 floors underground and 1,369 beds. It is the top hospital of Catholic Central Medical Center with world-class medical staff and modern medical equipment.

Number of parking spaces at Gangnam St. Mary's Hospital include: 1,498 units [14 underground parking lots (8 parking lots for the disabled), 240 underground rooms (13 units), 3 underground 404 units (11 units), underground 4 storeys 413 units (9 units) (9 units)]. The hospital has 1,356 beds (including 119 intensive care units) and 4000 total number of Staffs.

Departments and Clinics at CMC includes: infection Internal Medicine (Malaria clinic, Unknown Clinic, Adult Immunization Clinic (Yellow Inoculation), AIDS Clinic, Travel Medicine Clinic, Organ Transplant Center Infection Clinic), Endocrinology Internal Medicine (BMT Endocrinology Clinic, Thyroid One Stop Clinic, Osteoporosis Clinic, Diabetes Complications One Stop Clinic, Digital Health Clinic, Cell Therapy Clinic, Pregnancy Diabetes Clinic,Transplantation Sangam Cancer Clinic) among others.

Professional care center at CMC inludes:, Cancer Hospital, Blood Hospital, Catholic Infertility Couple Center, International Medical Center, Stroke center, Brain tumor center, Robot Surgery Center, Rheumatism center, Congenital Disease Center, Cell Therapy Center, Fire extinguisher center, Cardiovascular center, Eye center, Genetic Diagnostic Testing Center, Emergency Medical Center, Clinical Trial Center, Uterine myoma center, Organ Transplant Center, Occupational Environmental Medicine Center, Medical Cooperation Center, Spinal center, Dental Hospital, Lifelong Health Promotion Center, Hemodialysis Vascular Center, and Hospice Palliative Medical Center.

CMC vision 2020 is to express the dignity of the human being and the spirit of the Catholic Church on life, establishing a global Catholic medical brand by developing a medical network with Catholic medical institutions all over the world and offering the best medical service that builds mutual linkage and synergy among hospitals, universities, research institutes and related companies as the medical industry of the knowledge industry. Close

Samsung Medical Center

Seoul, South Korea
ISO 9001/2015 EFQM Recognized For Excellence

When the Samsung Medical Center unwrapped in 1994 it changed the pattern of the local medical world with the unconventional concepts “patien... Read More

When the Samsung Medical Center unwrapped in 1994 it changed the pattern of the local medical world with the unconventional concepts “patient-centered” and “customer satisfaction.”

During the past 20 years, the Samsung Medical Center has received much love and encouragement and has won first place in the National Customer Satisfaction Index (NCSI) 14 times, first placed in the Korean Customer Satisfaction Index (KCSI) 16 times. First place in the Korean Standard - Service Value Index (KS-SQI) 12 times consecutively, and has been nominated as the best medical center in the hospital sector in Brand Star 12 times consecutively.

Also, the hospital in 2012 declared the concepts, “Vision 2020, Happiness through Healthcare Innovation” and is making improvement to become a top hospital in the world by realizing the concept of “Happinovation 20*20”.

The Samsung Medical Center plans to attain medical innovation in the future to endorse the happiness of patients and will develop into a worldwide hub of biohealth care study and link the industry by connecting to hospital-R&D Center-school and enterprises. At the same time, the Samsung Medical Center will produce the image of a new future hospital as a public medical institution that leads social contribution.
The Samsung Medical Center is an extra-large hospital armed with 2,000 sickbeds that operates a worldwide unprecedented “hospital, school and industry” complex in which the world’s best initiatives, academies and super-large research institute are combined. It plans to select 20 leading medical technologies supported by the support of Samsung to bring the brand value of the Samsung Medical Center to the world’s best level.

Medical subdivisions including among others: Sensitive Medicine, Ambulatory Treatment Center, Anesthesiology and Agony Medicine, Bone Joint Center, Brain Tumor Center, Breast Cancer Center, Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Cancer Education Center, Cardiology, Center for Prevention and Recuperation, Colorectal Cancer Center, Serious Care Center, Critical Care Medicine, Dentistry, Dermatology, Diabetes Center, Emergency Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Family Medicine, Gastric Cancer Center, and Gastroenterology.

SMC is devoted to expand health and to improve the excellence of life for mankind through the provision of the state-of-the-art patient care, clinical investigation and education. Close

Icheon St. Mary’s Hospital was established on the 27th June 1997, founded as an incorporated educational institution (Medical College). The... Read More

Icheon St. Mary’s Hospital was established on the 27th June 1997, founded as an incorporated educational institution (Medical College). The hospital accommodates approximately 719 beds and about 1,314 employees are hired, working for the hospital.

Icheon St. Mary’s Hospital have numerous care centers that specializes on different medical fields, example of such centers are: Neurosurgery Center, Joint Center, Robotic Surgery Center, Laparoscopic Center, Organ Transplant Center, Gastrointestinal Center / Quality Improvement Center, Cardiovascular Center, Breast & Thyroid Center, Spine Center, Endoscopy Center, Kidney Center, Tomotherapy Center, PET-CT Center, Emergency Medicine Center, Health Improvement Center (Comprehensive Health Improvement Center / Health Management Center).

The hospital also serves as a training hospital for medical student and residents. Icheon St. Mary’s hospital has been accredited or recognized by many medically recognized body such as: Accredited Hospital by The Ministry of Health and Welfare, AAHRP Accredited (Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs, Inc.), Authorized as an organ transplant medical institute and Authorized as an organ transplant registration institute.

On August 27th 2012, The Catholic University of Korea Incheon St. Mary’s Hospital established the Global Healthcare Center, in order to offer professional medical care to patients from all around the world. Global Healthcare Center of Incheon St. Mary’s hospital provides Services including medical appointment, examination, treatment and payment to give international patients the maximum convenient and immediate care. The Global Healthcare Center is run by English, Chinese, Russian-speaking nurses and staffs so the patients would not have any difficulty from ethnic dissimilarities or language barrier.

The Catholic University of Korea Incheon St. Mary’s Hospital, the foremost university hospital with medical practices from over half a century in the Incheon area, striving to be the Center of well-being with an excellent medical examination system scrutinized and interpreted by the faculties of the Catholic University of Korea School of Medicine with positron emission tomography (PET)–CT, which is a high-tech cancer diagnostic device that finds “hidden cancers,” with the lately improved diagnostic devices (64-channel multi-detector computed tomography [MDCT], mammography, ultrasonography, bone density, endoscopy, etc.) ready, and through prevention of infections, sicknesses and health management. Close

Kuims Seoul Clinic

Seoul, South Korea

Kyung Hee University International Medical Services (KUIMS) was established in 2006, situated in Seoul, Korea. Kyung Hee University Hospital... Read More

Kyung Hee University International Medical Services (KUIMS) was established in 2006, situated in Seoul, Korea. Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gangdong is an accredited, multi-specialty, university hospital which specializes in Western and traditional Korean medicine. The hospital is fortified with 800 beds and more than 30 specialty centers. It makes available state of the art diagnostic, therapeutic and intensive care facilities in a one-stop medical center.

The hospital serves more than 14,000 International patients each year. The main structure has 14 floors and four basement floors, while the supplementary section has three floors and five basement floors with a total of 800 hospital beds. It is fortified with the latest EMR system, a 3.0T MRI, 64MD CT, robot navigation, and RapidArc (radiation cancer treatment machinery).

The Clinic has 12 specialists and it carry out Smart Care Service comprising of Smart Check Up, Fast Track, and Smart After-Care Service which would minimize waiting period and aid to attend to foreign VIPs, which will contribute to the convenience of patients.

The hospital has a medical coordination office staffed by doctors, nurses and general staffs. Dental Department: Periodontal Department, Maxillofacial Surgery, Implant Dentistry, Esthetic Dentistry, Conservative Dentistry, Pediatric Dentistry. Other Departments: Arthritis and Rheumatism, Rheumatology, Acupuncture, Orthopedics, Neurosurgery, Anesthesiology and Pain, Oriental Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy, Stroke and Neurological Disorders Center, Nuclear Medicine, Occupational Environmental Medicine, Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, General Surgery, Thoracic Cardiovascular

In 2014, it received the Prime minister’s commendation for building the trust of the Korean Medical Establishment by the Korea Health Industry Development Institute. In the year 2013 they achieved the Medical Korean Global Healthcare Award for New Market Development by Korea’s Health Industry Development Institute and were also granted the International Business Award for Marketing by Korea Business Communicators’ Association.

The hospital center for international care manages the general processes for patients from hospitalization to after care in leaving Korea, subsequent to marking and promotional campaigns both in and out of the country. It has two collective groups, Department of International Cooperation dealing with administrative procedures and International Healthcare Clinic directly related to clinic treatments. The groups assist to support the process for visa; patients' complaints ensued in hospital, setting up managements, and all the information for traveling in Korea. Close