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Dr. Gheol-woong Yi
Peripheral artery disease · Heart valve disease
Korea University Anam Hospital
Seoul, South Korea
Operations per year
Dr. Gheol-woong Yi is a renowned cardiologist with decades of experience. Currently, working at the Korea University, Anam Hospital, Dr. Gheol-woong Yi is well respected by his patients due to his dedicated care. With a firm belief in medical ethics, he advocates practicing patients' confidentiality and autonomy. Dr. Gheol-woong Yi currently runs two clinics on cardiology and vascular diseases at the Korea University Anam Hospital. He is also affiliated with several other prestigious institutes, such as the Korea University of Medicine. Dr. Gheol-woong Yi’s areas of expertise lie in managing cardiovascular conditions such as angina pectoris, myocardial infarction, valvular heart diseases, cardiomyopathies and chronic heart failure. He is also well-versed in procedures such as cardiovascular intervention and peripheral vascular repair. Dr. Gheol-woong Yi deals with shortness of breath, chest pain, easy fatigability, orthopnea, paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea and fluid retention etc. He also works with symptoms of peripheral arterial diseases such as numbness, tingling, and non-healing ulcers of the lower limb. With up-to-date clinical knowledge, Dr. Gheol Woong Yi is excellent in accurately diagnosing and initiating the best course of treatment. Dr. Gheol-woong Yi received his early medical education from the highly distinguished university Hospital of Korea, followed by a residency in cardiology. He also exhibits a strong research interest and has several publications to his name. He was also recognized for his honest effort towards the betterment of his patient and was awarded several regional and national recognitions.