Wooridul Hospital is a specialized network of hospitals with experience in treating more than 30 years, which is a world leader in the treatment of diseases of the spine today. Wooridul Hospital meets the highest international standards. It is an international hospital is the best of the World by the Medical Tourism Association.
South Korean Kang Dong Hospital is one of the best advanced medical centers in the field of orthopedics. It is one of the first hospital which began to practice multi-pronged approach to the treatment of orthopedic disorders in the world. Specialized Orthopedic Hospital uses the most modern technology, providing a full range of orthopedic services for the treatment of diseases of the musculoskeletal system, rehabilitation of injuries and all types of damages joints and spine.
Severance Hospital houses the biggest Neurosurgery Department in the South Korea. It employs 33 professors and 19 associates specialized in every branch of Neurosurgery. The Hospital conducts researches aimed at advancing medical research and bringing the best and most efficient treatment to patients.
Neurosurgical teams in the Hospital perform more than 7,000 neurosurgical operations for all types of brain and spinal cord-related disorders annually.
Common proceduresBrain tumor removal Herniated disc surgery Laminectomy Ultrasound PET/CT MRI of one area
Gangnam Severance Hospital is a large multidisciplinary medical center in Seoul, South Korea. The hospital specializes in oncology, neurosurgery, neurology, cardiology, and check-up (complex diagnostics).
Gangnam Severance Hospital has received JCI accreditation, a global organization that evaluates the clinics across the globe for safety and high-quality medical services. That means the hospital complies with international healthcare standards.
The hospital is the 1st in South Korea to perform lung transplant.
Costs of neurosurgery procedures in Republic of Korea
|Brain tumor removal||$15400 - $45000|
|Herniated disc surgery||$4450 - $16000|
|Laminectomy||$12300 - $14000|
|Ultrasound||$90 - $430|
|PET/CT||$930 - $3000|
|MRI of one area||$500 - $1350|
|CT (computer tomography)||$290 - $700|
The Neurosurgery Department in Samsung Clinic (Seoul, South Korea) specializes in the surgical treatment of the brain and spinal cord diseases.
Here, patients with pituitary adenoma, cavernoma, brain tumors are treated.
CT and positron emission computer tomography (PET-CT) are used for the diagnosis. Treatment is provided with surgical method. During the procedure, doctors use the device for intraoperative computed tomography. It allows to remove even the smallest tumors (within a millimeter). Inoperable tumors are irradiated with the Gamma Knife devise.
Each year, Samsung neurosurgeons perform 1,500 operations with 93% success rate.
Gachon University Gil Medical Center is a multidisciplinary hospital, providing medical services of the international level and is a leading hospital not only Korea, but also in Asia. Gil Hospital is located in the heart of Incheon at 1 hour drive from Incheon International Airport.
Asan Hospital (Asan Medical Center) is the largest multidisciplinary medical center in South Korea, which can serve 2,700 patients at once.
The key specialties in the hospital are organ transplant, oncology, cardiology, and cardiac surgery. Almost half of all heart transplants in South Korea are carried out (45%) at Asan. The success of organ transplants ranges from 90%.
Every day, 11,800 outpatients and 2,550 inpatients are treated in Asan Hospital. Medical tourists from the USA, China, the UAE, Russia, Kazakhstan, and Mongolia choose Asan Hospital.
Seoul National University Bundang Hospital (SNUBH)
Seoul National University Bundang Hospital is one of the most innovative multidisciplinary medical centers in Korea.
It is the 1st digital hospital in the country. The hospital is equipped witg BESTcare system that allows avoiding medical errors, improving treatment safety and effectiveness.
Bundang specializes in general and abdominal surgery, oncology, orthopedics and traumatology.
1,500,000 patients undergo treatment at in hospital every year.
The Neurosurgery Department in Samsung Kangbuk Hospital (Seoul, South Korea) specializes in the surgical treatment of central and peripheral nervous systems: pituitary adenoma, cysts of the brain and spinal cord.
Examination is performed using angiography and MRI. During the operation, the doctors use the Cavitron Ultrasonic Surgical Aspirator (CUSA). It allows to provide the procedures without blood loss.
Soon Chun Hyang University Hospital
Soon Chun Hyang University Hospital Seoul is multidisciplinary hospital for examination and treatment of various diseases, founded in 1974 and located in Seoul. There are four hospitals in Soon Chun Hyang Universety Hospital, which located throughout South Korea.
The Leon Wiltse Memorial Hospital is one of the best hospitals in Korea, specialized treatment of diseases of the spine and joints. Hospital located in Suwon, founded in 2002 and named in honor of Leon Wiltse, the world-famous surgeon vertebrologist. Professor Wiltse is the founder and first chairman of the North American Spine Association.
Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH) is the leading multidisciplinary state facility in the capital of South Korea. The President of the country receives treatment here.
Since 2004, SNUH has been digitalized completely — all data about patients is stored in the electronic system.
The hospital shows the highest statistics for cancer treatment in South Korea. Other SNUH key specialties are neurosurgery, cardiovascular surgery, pediatrics, and organ transplant.
Seoul University Hospital serves 10,700 patients every day on average.
Bumin Hospital Seoul specialized in the joints and spine, founded in 2011 is part of a Group of Bumin Hospitals . The Hospital meets international standards, confidence reached its medical service, accurate diagnosis, latest equipments, environmentally friendly places for recreation and professional medical staff strives to create a healthy world with the best service.
Wellton Hospital is a specialized international medical center in the following areas: total hip and knee replacement and arthroscopy, which is located in Seoul, near to Kimpo Airport. The hospital founded in 2003, Director of Wellton Hospital and chief physician is Song Sang Ho.
Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital
St. Mary’s Hospital Seoul is a large multidisciplinary medical center in South Korea. The main specialties are oncology, hematology, organ transplant, cardiovascular surgery, and check-up. The hospital was the first in South Korea for liver, small bowel and cornea transplants. St. Mary’s Hospital in Korea is ranked the 5th in the world for successful bone marrow transplants.
30,000 international patients get treatment annually here.