Ewha Womans University Medical Center


Ewha Womans University Medical Center (EUMC) is established on the mission to protect and save mankind from diseases with the Spirit of Christianity. EUMC began as Pogoonyogoan, meaning ‘House of Many Sick Women’, the nation’s first hospital for women established by Mary F. Scranton, the founder of Ewha Hakdang, in 1887.

EUMC operates specialized research institutes such as Ewha Institute of Convergence Medicine and Ewha Clinical Trial Center.,Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital, Cancer Center for Women , Seoul hospital and plays a role as medical hub by operating Yangcheon-Gangseo Center for Dementia and Yangcheon Center for Mental Health.

EUMC specializes in women’s cancer such as breast cancer, thyroid cancer, and gynecologic cancer as the area of specialization and fostering them intensively. Excellent medical service with patient centered medical service system and superior medical staffs through innovations.

Being the first and best hospital for women, EUMC had been selected first place for Hospital for Good Quality and Service selected by female consumers for 3 consecutive years and has been authorized as one of the Korea’s representative hospital by winning grand prize in Korean Global Medical Service Award in 2011, grand prize for the Most Trusted Brand Award selected by customers in 2010, 2012, 2013, and 2014, and Grand prize for the Best Brand Award selected by women for 9 consecutive years, 2009-2017.

Moreover, EUMC was also selected as the best hospital in colon cancer treatment assessment by the Ministry of Health and Welfare, following acquisition of the best grade in stomach cancer and colon cancer surgery performance assessment by Health Insurance Review and Assessment Service, the Ministry of Health and Welfare and chosen first place as a ‘Good Cancer Center’ in patient satisfaction, in Korea Cancer Center Assessment conducted by a famous daily newspaper, MK Business News, and a global consulting group, Deloitte.

EUMC has promoted to attract foreign patients by strengthening medical service for women and such results are demonstrated as the rapid increase in the number of foreign patients from China, Russia, Mongolia, United States, and the Middle East.

EUMC is becoming a global hospital comparable to the world’s best hospitals by putting forth strength on security of global competitiveness and by the opening of new hospital, ‘Ewha Womans University Seoul Hospital’, located in Magok district of Seoul near the Incheon International Airport, equipped with aspects of an advanced global hospital.


State-of-Art Medical Technology

Our medical center is the first in Korea to introduce the 128 channel PET-CT technology. Since then we have introduced the Da Vinci Surgical System, Intraoperative Radiation Therapy and the Rapid Arc (the latest radiation therapy unit to enhance accuracy in diagnosis and treatment) in patient care.


One-Stop Fast Service

We understand that time is of essence for international patients. We offer convenient one-stop service for our patients including same day consultation and examination service. Our international healthcare center also provides coordinators to provide assistance with registration, accommodation reservation to discharge and airport transportation services.


Women-Friendly Environment

We recognize that privacy and comfort is important to our female patients. We catered our facilities and services to include the Lady Ward, Cancer Center for Women and Health Promotion Center for Women.

Major Departments & Centers

Ewha Woman’s University Medical Center (EUMC) is a leading pioneer and expert in treatment of women’s cancer including breast, thyroid and gynecological cancer. EUMC also puts precedence on chronic illnesses and centers that provide specialized treatments including the Stomach and Colorectal Center, Stroke Center, Cardiovascular Center, Liver Center/Pancreas & Biliary Center, Blood & Marrow Progenitor Cell Transplantation Center, Kidney Center, Respiratory Center, Shoulder Disease Center, Sleep Center, Bariatric Surgery Center, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center, Joint Replacement Center. Health Promotion Center, Mother & Baby Center, Robot Surgery Center and Diabetes Center.

Cancer Center for Women

Just as women are different from men, so are their cancers. At Ewha Womans University Cancer Center for Women our renowned medical team specializes in treating women cancer in our state-of-art medical facility. Ewha Womans University Cancer Center for Women is comprised of Breast and Thyroid Cancer Center and Gynecologic Cancer Center. Our center works closely with specialty centers and facilities including the Lady Ward, Women’s Health Promotion Center, Robotic Surgery Center and Ewha Innovative Research Center for Control and Prevention of Women’s Cancer. This drives us to rise above all others in the treatment and research of women’s cancer. We offer a fast and convenient consultation system that matches our female-friendly facilities and reputation for patient-oriented services. We know how women feel better than anyone else and don’t overlook even the smallest detail.

Breast and Thyroid Cancer Center

Our center offers total care service including the minimum scarring and breast-conserving surgeries by specialist in breast surgery and otolaryngology, radiation therapy to prevent cancer from reoccurring and breast reconstruction to improve women’s quality of life post-surgery.


Gynecologic Cancer Center

Our gynecologic specialist provide care for cervical cancer, endometrial cancer, ovarian cancer and other types of gynecologic cancer patients. We go beyond the general scope of obstetrics and gynecology to put focus on the cancer itself. By strengthening inter-relationship between radiology, hemato-oncology, radiation oncology, rehabilitation and mental health teams, the center not only provides improved care for cancer but also for menopausal diseases.

Robotic Surgery Center

The Robotic Surgery Center of Ewha Womans University Mokdong Hospital provides robot surgeries for various treatments including prostate cancer, uterine cancer and thyroid cancer using the latest Da Vinci Si-HD robot surgery system. It is equipped with a camera that produces magnified 3D images in HD resolution and robotic arms with smaller precise movements enabling the surgeon to perform even the most delicate surgery with a clear view and with minimal incision resulting in reduced surgical side-effects, complications and rehabilitation period.

Health Promotion Center

We are committed to protecting and promoting your health by providing our premium health check-up system and accurate diagnosis services at the Health Promotion Center. We provide customized medical examination for our patients through our dynamic program offerings including the basic comprehensive medical tests, specialized medical examinations, overnight examinations and additional selective examinations.

International Services

– Meal: Western, Halal, Russian
– Issuance of documents in foreign language- Emergency patients (including childbirth)
– comprehensive health check up programs
– Visa Health Examination, etc



Lee Dong-Hyeon

Department of Urology Sc ..

Lee Dong-Hyeon

Moon Hye-Sung

Obstetrics and Gynecolog ..

Moon Hye-Sung

Seo Dong-Man

Thoracic surgery

Seo Dong-Man

Lim Woo-Sung

Breast and Thyroid Cance ..

Lim Woo-Sung

Paik Nam-Sun

Breast and Thyroid Cance ..

Paik Nam-Sun

Kim Sun-Jong

dental and maxillofacial ..

Kim Sun-Jong

Kwon Hyung-Ju

Breast cancer and thyroi ..

Kwon Hyung-Ju

Park Jang-Won

artificial joint center

Park Jang-Won

Hong Geun

liver center/Pancreas an ..

Hong Geun

Mun Yeung-Chul

hemato-oncology center

Mun Yeung-Chul


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