- Hospital has liabillity insurance
Number of doctors550
Number of beds1400
#5th biggest general hospital in S.Korea #31 medical departments #Strong Specialty: #Cancer treatment #Cardiothoracic surgery #Spine surgery #Bariatric surgery #International Healthcare Center for international patient #Complimentary airport pickup #Nearby hotel arrangement
Our departments and medical specialties
Bariatric and weight loss surgery
Head of department: Bariatric and weight loss surgery
Kim, Sung Min
Treatments of obesity, which relates to health problems of overweight persons. Doctors who specialize in this area are called obesity doctors or bariatric surgery doctors.
CVEDUCATION1990. 3. 1 ~ 1997. 2. 28. Medical student in Yonsei University College of MedicineBachelor's degree (1997.2)Get Korean medical license (1997.2)2000. 8. 1 ~ 2005. 8. 1 Postgraduate school in Yonsei University.Take the master’s degreeThesis: “Comparative study of the treatment outcomes of secondary hyperparathyroidism between subtotal parathyroidectomy and total parathyroidectomy with autotransplantation”( Directed by Prof. Cheong-Soo Park )2018. 8. 1 ~ 2020.7.31 Postgraduate school in Inha University.Doctoral programThesis: "Longitudinal evaluation of NAFLD focusing on the assessment methods and prognostic factors"(Directed by Prof. Yoon-Seok Heo)CAREER1997. 3. 1 ~ 1998. 2. 28 Internship at Severance Hospital in Yonsei University College of Medicine1998. 3.1 ~ 2002. 2.5 Residency in Department of General Surgery, Severance Hospital in Yonsei University College of Medicine2002. 2.16 ~ 2005. 4.19 Military service (Military Officer in Republic of Korea Army in Anyang, Korea)2005. 5.1 ~ 2007. 6.30 Clinical Fellow of Department of Pediatric Surgery, Severance Children’s Hospital in Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea2008.10.1 - 2011.9.7 Assistance Professor,Department of General Surgery, Yongin Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine2012.3.2 - Present Associate Professor, Metabolic Bariatric General Surgery Center, Department of General Surgery, GIL Medical Center, Gachon University College of MedicineSPECIAL TRAINING/EXPERIENCEBariatric Surgery: 2007.7.2~ 2008.2.28 Visiting Scholar in Department of Surgery, Surgical Weight Loss Clinic, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA (PI: William O. Richards)Pediatric Surgery: 2008.3.1~2008.10.1 Visiting Scholar in Department of Surgery, Minimal Invasive Pediatric Surgery, Presbyterian/St Luke’s Mother and ChildrenHospital, Denver, CO, USA (PI: Steven S. Rothenberg)
Colon and rectal surgery
Ear Nose and Throat
Head of department: Gastroenterology
Disorders of the digestive system including the pancreas and liver. Doctors who specialize in this area are called gastroenterologists.
Transplantation of organs
Head of department: Transplantation of organs
Transplantation is a surgical procedure with the purpose of transferring human cells, tissues, or organs from a donor to a recipient for restoring functions in the recipient’s body.