A prominent plastic surgery clinic in Seoul’s affluent Gangnam district has been issued a fine for displaying a decorative tower made of jaw and chin bones that were removed from patients during facial contouring procedures.
South Korea has an impressive medical system and boasts one of the world’s leading treatments not only for liposuction, breast contouring, two jaw-, nose- and eye-plastic surgery all related to the cosmetic surgery field, but it’s also leading in treatment rates for stomach-, liver- and cervical cancer.Including dental, dermatology, oriental medicine and other types of clinics, Seoul has approximately 15,900 World Class quality clinics and hospitals!
National University Hospital was founded in 1946. Between 1960 and 1970, the Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Plastic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Orthopedic Surgery, and Plastic Surgery were separated from our department. In 1978, the Division of Pediatric Surgery was established.In recent years, surgeries have become so specialized and extended that the Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Division of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Division of Colorectal Surgery, Division of Breast and Endocrine Plastic Surgery.
Daegu Catholic Center
Daegu Catholic University Medical Center is well-acknowledged in Korea, with stable patient inflow. Liver transplant was initially thought to be available only in selective university hospitals centered on Seoul; however, Daegu Catholic University Medical Center is currently a very competitive hospital in the area of liver transplant with excellent medical staff and the passion for liver transplant. To assess whether the donor can donate liver, a health screening (abdominal CT and ultrasound, blood tests.
Good Moonhwa Hospital
Good Moonhwa Hospital became a women’s general hospital consisting of 15 clinical departments and 38 medical specialists. Our hospital has high tech, modern equipment to provide our patients with a wider variety of medical services and more specialized treatments. We established a general medical examination center in 2001 and in 2004 opened the departments of orthopedics, plastic surgery and colorectal & proctological surgery.
Korea University Ansan Hospital contributes to the promotion of national health through quality medical examination, creative research and fostering of medical professionals. With the philosophy of Health and Love for People, the Hospital opened in April 15, 1985. Since then, it has provided truly patient-oriented medical services, backed by advanced medical infrastructure such as experienced medical faculty, MIS, PACS, and PET-CT.