Hanyang University International Hospital

Name of the Organization Hanyang University International Hospital
Web Site http://www.hyumc.com/english
Type of the Organization Medical Center Email hospital@hyumc.com
Tel +82-2-2290-9553 Fax +82-2-2298-4336
Language us ru cn
Treatment Department Allergy, Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine, Cardiology, Dentistry, Dermatology, Emergency Medicine, Endocrinology/Metabolism, Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, General Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Hematology, Infectious Diseases, Laboratory Medicine, Nephrology, Neurological surgery, Neurology, Nuclear Medicine, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedic Surgery, Otolaryngology, Pathology, Plastic Surgery, Psychiatry, Pulmonary, Oncology, Radiology, Rehabilitation Medicine, Rheumatology, Thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, Urology, Vascular Surgery, Pediatrics, Ambulatory Medicine, Rehabilitation
Specialized Medical Care Cancer Center, HYUMC Robotic Endoscopic Surgery Center, Stem Cell Transplantation Center, Novalis Tx Center, Cardiovascular Center, Clinic of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Pendant System, Cell Therapy Center for intractable neurological diseases

  • Major procedures & Services

    The Hub of Asia for Rheumatology, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases

    Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases was established on June 1989 First-of-its-Kind in the nation and it is followed by Institute of Rheumatology wherein research and clinical activities could run in parallel. Showing a progressive development, the first Rheumatology Specialized Hospital in Korea opened on May 1998; and now a new prospect on Rheumatology clinic is constantly opened up by developing a brand-new method for treatment and testing through cooperation between medical experts and Biomedical scientists.

    Arthritis and Rheumatism is still considered as an elderly-onset disease or incurable disease. Though, it has been expanded its fields with over a hundred of divisions from well-known diseases like Rheumatoid arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Gout, Lupus, Ankylosing Spondylitis to unfamiliar diverse immunology diseases such as Scleroderma, Myositis, Vasculitis, Behcet’s Disease, Still’s Disease, and so forth.

    Thus, Hanyang University Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases consists of subdivisions in Rheumatology, Rheumatoid Rehabilitation, Anesthesiology and Pain, Orthopedic Arthrology, Early Arthrology, and Rheumatoid Radiology. With a close cooperation among these experts, we are making our best efforts to provide the best treatment conditions for all patients.

    Heart-touching clinic for foreign patients, Hanyang University International Hospital

    Keeping pace in the global era, International Hospital has opened to provide foreigners convenient medical services at the International Clinic Center and Health Promotion Center that are equipped with the best facilities and foreign-language-speaking medical staff, nurses, and coordinators. By establishing 24hours medical service system, we serve overseas patients to get all the necessary medical services not only during outpatient care but also during admission and emergency care. We are affiliated with several foreign embassies, foreign companies, and international insurance companies in order to provide foreigners convenient medical services. Hanyang University International Hospital has achieved fame among domestic foreign residents, though in a short period of time, as having the most preferred medical services and the most convenient facilities for foreigners.

    Specialized medical treatment services

    Cancer Center

    Cancer is a complex disease that involves a sequence of multidisciplinary interactions among specialized professionals. This multidisciplinary collaborative system is positively necessary to provide effective and efficient treatments for individuals with cancerous diseases. Accordingly, this unit coordinates and runs multidisciplinary management system to approach to patient-centered diagnosis and treatment.

    It comprises a group of about 15 subdivisions – Liver Cancer Center, Thyroid Tumor Center, Musculoskeletal Tumor Center, Brain/Spine Tumor Center, Colon Cancer Center, Head and Neck Tumor Center, Gynecologic Tumor Center, Urologic Cancer Center, Pediatric Cancer Center, Esophageal Cancer Center, Gastric Cancer Center, Breast Cancer Center, Pancreatobiliary Cancer Center, Lung Cancer Center, and Blood Cancer Center. Cancer Education Center and Cancer Research Support Center are also included in this team to improve quality of life of patients with cancer and to support cancer research respectively. We are striving for early detection and diagnosis of cancer and to provide complex treatments, which includes surgery, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy, in a fast and effective way through patient-centered multidisciplinary management system. Best Cancer treatment methods are being implemented by performing minimally invasive robotic surgery as well as by installing the new radiation treatment machine Novalis and by running Stem Cell Treatment Center.

    HYUMC Robotic Endoscopic Surgery Center

    Endoscopic and laparoscopic surgery has been actively performed in Hanyang University Hospital since the year 2000.

    Leading surgery using daVinci-S robot to a great success in October 2008, HYUMC Robotic Endoscopic Surgery Center has begun operating in earnest to implement robotic surgery along with endoscopic and laparoscopic surgery for cancer patients as well as diverse surgical patients. By collaborating especially with division of General Surgery, Urology, Gynecology, ENT, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiovascular Surgery, and Orthopedics, successful implementation of minimally invasive surgery method to a diverse and complex surgery is demonstrating a significant increase in the degree of patient satisfaction. Recently, this type of robotic surgery is known worldwide for its excellence resulting to an increase in foreign patients’ demand. Now robotic surgery is actively being performed domestically and is implemented in almost all fields operated via abdominal approach. By practicing faith of ‘Love in truth and in deed’ even in the field of High-tech Future Medicine, staff at HYUMC Robotic Endoscopic Surgery Center is striving to attain the best medical care with steady study and efforts and to achieve the world’s highest level of robotic surgery, endoscopic and laparoscopic surgery.

    Stem Cell Transplantation Center

    Large-volume Leukapheresis system with CD34+ cell isolation system, Computerized cell-freezing system with Cryopreservation system, cell thawing system, and advanced research equipment for molecular genetics are equipped; the collection, storage, and transplantation of stem cells through their mobilization is being implemented. The Center comprises a group of professional teams that are divisions of Hemato-oncology, Infectious Diseases, Diagnostic Laboratory, Radio-oncology along with transplant ward expert-nurses, transplantation coordinators, social workers, stem cells collection expert-nurses, Nutrition team, and researchers-in-charge of disposal, freezing, and storage of stem cells.

    Novalis Tx Center

    At Novalis Tx Center, we closely interact and cooperate with cancer specialists and staff at the Cancer Center to offer treatments of a variety of cancers and specific body organ diseases without damaging the normal surrounding tissues by using Novalis Tx, the world highest 4-dimensional radiosurgery system with state-of-the-art technology that integrates various cancer treatment planning in one system.

    The Novalis Tx, a combination machine of Varian Inc.’s Rapid arc and Brain Lab Inc.’s Novalis, is an advanced medical system for radiosurgery and radiotherapy. This fusion of a variety of technologies, Novalis Tx, which is a highly precise system that enables to finish treatment in a more accurate, targeted, safer, and faster way than any other recent radiotherapy machines, offers patients suffering from cancer excellent radiotherapy.

    Cardiovascular Center

    “Hybrid Operating Room newly open and now perform treatment for arrhythmias”

    Interventional procedures on great arteries as to thoracic and abdominal aortic aneurysm and on atrial septal defect are safely being performed at the Hybrid Operating Room for any congenital heart diseases that may require surgical treatment, such as aortic aneurysm, peripheral vascular disease, atrial septal defect, and patent ductus arteriosus.

    Implantable cardiac devices like a permanent cardiac pacemaker(PCP) or an implantable cardioverter defibrillator(ICD) are maintained under cleanliness scrutiny. For this reason, implantation procedure is being performed under aseptic condition more than ever.

    We are totally equipped with the latest electrophysiological test and treatment equipment and with arrhythmia experts for handling interventional procedures on cardiac arrhythmias that require treatment procedures, such as supraventricular tachycardia, atrial fibrillation and flutter, and ventricular tachycardia. Those procedures are now actively being performed.

    In this way, our cardiovascular center is ready to provide the best treatment conditions for patients.

    Clinic of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery

    Composed of the best experts in post-mastectomy breast reconstruction and in limb reconstruction, we do play a big role in boosting patients’ self-confidence to return to a normal life.

    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Pendant System

    ‘Pendant System’ has been installed First-of-its-Kind in the nation followed by fixing all equipment in NICU(Neonatal Intensive Care Unit). It has greatly contributed to improving survival rates in the newborns and prematures by preventing from infection.

    Cell Therapy Center for intractable neurological diseases

    Hanyang University Hospital is playing a leading role in intractable diseases and cell therapy by achieving tremendous success in its related research.
    Through the World class academic-corporate collaborations with clinical institutions, we are developing optimal method in cell therapy for patients with Lou Gehrig’s Disease, Parkinson’s Disease, and with intractable neurological diseases.

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    Mission – By practicing ‘Love in truth and in deed’, shall allow Human to escape from the suffering of the disease and enjoy his or her life fulfilled with joy and happiness.

    Vision – Cutting-edge University Hospital aiming to Asia Media Hub, Research-centered hospital leading Future Medicine, Patient-centered hospital being one with clients under family love

    Core Value – Cutting-edge Clinics, Research and Development, Human Talent Development, Service to society, Responsible Management

    As one of the largest hospitals in Asia, Hanyang University Medical Center was opened in 1972 and since then it now consists of 840 beds, 25 clinic departments, and customer-centered specialized medical centers that are running such as Cancer Center, HYUMC Robotic Endoscopic Surgery Center, Stem Cell Transplantation Center, Novalis Tx Center, and Endoscopy Center.

    In the meantime, HYUMC has achieved success in organ transplantation and is showing an exceptional achievement in conquering currently intractable diseases by adopting the next generation of Da Vinci-S and radiation cancer treatment machines, the Novalis Tx. 700 of medical experts, 1200 of medical support manpower, and 1000 of general employees strive for clinical activities and research for development of medicine and medical center.

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