Ewha Womans University Medical Center is the only women’s university medical center in Korea with dedication to education, research and medical practice. In 1887 Korea’s first hospital for women ‘Boguyeokwan’ was built and the medical center has since been dedicated to women’s illnesses and nurtured to become the pioneer in treating women’s cancer including breast cancer, thyroid cancer and gynecologic cancer. Our medical center also has centers that focus on chronic illnesses and provides specialized treatments including the Stomach and Colorectal Center, Stroke Center, Cardiovascular Center, Liver Center/Pancreas & Biliary Center, Stem Cell Transplantation Center, Kidney Center, Respiratory Center, Shoulder Disease Center, Sleep Center, Bariatric Surgery Center, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center and Joint Replacement Center.
In addition, improvements in the quality of patient safety and care through fast and convenient medical treatment system led to customer satisfaction and top quality management. The medical center has received top ratings for breast cancer, colorectal cancer, lung cancer, acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and acute stroke from the Ministry of Health and Welfare. Ewha Womans University Medical Center operates the Mokdong Hospital, Yangcheon and Gangseo Resource Center for Dementia, Yangcheon Mental Health Center and is constructing a new state-of-art hospital in the Magok district of Seoul to serve as a hub for international patient care and chronic illnesses.
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.
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.
– Meal: Western, Halal, Russian
– Issuance of documents in foreign language- Emergency patients (including childbirth)
– comprehensive health check up programs
– Visa Health Examination, etc
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