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Kyung Hee University Medical Center
Seoul, South Korea
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Kyung Hee University Medical Center is a future-oriented digital hospital located in 23 Kyungheedae-to, Hoegi-dong, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, South Korea. It is affiliated with Kyung Hee University, the only university that provides general medicine, dentistry, Korean medicine, pharmacy, and nursing science under one roof. The specialists are working with the motto "toward a disease-free civilization." With over two hundred and sixty-six faculty and 2500 staff members, Kyung Hee Medical Center provides top-class medical care and treatment to over 1.5 million national and international patients each year. It promotes cooperation between eastern and western medicine leading to the creation of new medicine. It is introducing a new East-West treatment system to eradicate disease and maximize patient satisfaction. KHUMC is offering quality services of Oriental Medicine, also known as Chinese Medicine, Traditional Chinese Medicine, or simply TCM. It is an ancient medical system that keeps a deep comprehension of nature's patterns and laws to apply them to the human body. Oriental Medicine focuses on individualized treatments, thus giving the most natural and safe outcomes. ACCREDITATION OF KHUMC · Kyung Hee University Medical Center was ranked No. 1 in 2005 for customer satisfaction. · It has been nominated among the top 100 best hospitals of South Korea. · It has achieved the highest rating for "Quality of Medicine and Patient Safety" by the Ministry of Health and Welfare. · In 2008, KHUMC was recognized for the largest number of successfully performed complex surgical operations. · Kyung Hee University Medical Center successfully conducted the world's first foot, hand, and finger transplantation surgery. · It acquired medical institution accreditation for its dental and oriental hospital in 2014. · It received the highest level of six-year "Full Accreditation" from the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) Foundation. · KHUMC has received official recognition as a medical institution with quality medical services. WHY CHOOSE KHUMC? Kyung Hee University Medical Center uses top-notch technologies such as the Da Vinci Surgical System and TomoTherapy Hi Art System to offer the best medical outcomes. It facilitates its customers with well-equipped research laboratories, deluxe rooms, specialized departments, mobility accessibility rooms, parking garages, medical travel insurances, and VIP rooms with free wifi, TV, and phone services. For the convenience of international patients, this hospital is offering: · Airport pick-up services · Foreign currency exchange · Language translators in English, Russian, Mandarin, Japanese, and many more. These translators eradicate all the communication barriers between specialists and patients. MEDICAL DEPARTMENTS OF KHUMC Kyung Hee University is having specialized well-equipped departments including: • Department of Family Practice • Department of Infection and Immune • Department of Oriental Medicine • Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism • Department of Rheumatology • Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine • Department of Oncology • Department of Otorhinolaryngology • Department of Dental surgery • Department of Dermatology • Department of Pediatrics • Department of Plastic surgery • Department of Ophthalmology • Department of Urology • Department of Internal medicine • Department of Obstetrics and gynecology • Department of Radiology • Department of Clinical Nutrition Center • Department of Orthodontics • Department of Neurosurgery • Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery • Department of Rehabilitation • Department of Industrial Medicine • Department of Oral Medicine • Department of Plastic Surgery • Department of Digestive System • Department of Nephrology • Department of General Surgery TOP MEDICAL SPECIALTIES OF KHUMC Kyung Hee University Medical Center is offering a wide range of medical services. The top specialties offered by KHUMC include: · Intestinal diseases · Resurfacing Arthroplasty · Thyroid disease · Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery INTESTINAL DISEASES Intestinal disorders may include constipation, hemorrhoids, perianal abscesses, anal fistulas, diverticular diseases, colitis, colon polyps, and cancer. These diseases can be caused by eating a low fibre diet, inadequate exercise, large dairy products, and increased stress. If the early symptoms are ignored, it can lead to severe conditions causing long term health issues. With the mindset of "at the patient's side, on the patient's side", Kyung Hee Medical Center has a specialized endoscopy department in the central building. Specialists are treating these disorders by providing up-to-date endoscopic facilities. They offer individualized specific treatments according to the patients' medical conditions, thus giving the best medical results. RESURFACING ARTHROPLASTY Resurfacing arthroplasty is a type of hip replacement surgery in which a damaged hip joint is replaced. This may occur due to some medical conditions such as osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteonecrosis, injury or fracture of the hip joint, and bone tumor in the hip joint. Hip resurfacing is known to reduce pain and improve joint mobility. During this procedure, surgeons remove damaged bone and replace it with a metal shell. It is becoming a more popular approach because of its effectiveness. Kyung Hee Medical Center is having highly professional doctors with years of experience. They utilize computer navigation systems for careful diagnosis and perfect results. THYROID DISEASE Thyroid glands are essential organs in the human body. They produce vital hormones necessary for proper body functioning. Sometimes, thyroid glands produce either too much or too little of these hormones leading to thyroid diseases such as hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, Hashimoto's thyroiditis, and thyroiditis. Risks for developing thyroid diseases are increased in family history with thyroid diseases, medical conditions such as pernicious anemia, type 1 diabetes, primary adrenal insufficiency, Turner syndrome, high iodine consumption, older age and past thyroid conditions or cancers. Kyung Hee medical center is known as one of the best hospitals for the treatment of thyroid diseases. The Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism has highly qualified medical practitioners. They provide careful and effective therapies using premium check-up technologies, thyroid imaging, thyroid ultrasounds, and advanced tests. VIDEO-ASSISTED THORACOSCOPIC SURGERY Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) is a minimally invasive surgical technique used to diagnose and treat chest problems. It is performed using a small video camera mounted to a thoracoscope allowing the surgeons to see inside the chest. It shows video images onto a television screen. The surgeon then performs procedures using elongated surgical instruments by making small incisions in the chest wall. This surgery technique allows quicker recovery, reduced postoperative pain, and lesser visible scars. Professionals at Kyung Hee University Medical Center are having years of experience in successfully performing video-assisted thoracoscopic surgeries. They pay attention to all the essential factors. Post-operative and pre-operative care is provided to prevent any medical complication after the procedure. If you are looking for the best medical treatment, you should have an immediate consultation with Kyung Hee University Medical Center experts. To reduce the treatment time, you can also book an appointment right now. KHUMC guarantees you the quality services.