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.
Where to Find Gangnam General Severance Hospital
Gangnam General Severance Hospital - Facilities
- Accessible disabled people
- Private rooms for patients
- TV in the room
- Open 24 hours
- Emergency service
- Wireless access
- Medical records transfer
- Open weekends
- Public transport access
- Interpreter services
- Special dietary requests accepted
- Personal assistance
Gangnam General Severance Hospital - Pricing details and cost breakdown
Gangnam General Severance Hospital - Certifications
- Joint Commission International