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Republic of Korea, Seoul

Samsung Medical Center

4.6 20 reviews

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91% patients recommend
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About the clinic

1994
Year of foundation
7900
staff
1400
doctors
1979
beds
2188915
patients
45800
Operations per year

Samsung Medical Center is a prominent multidisciplinary hospital in South Korea that has repetitively received many awards in customer satisfaction and services quality. It has a special status of “Hospital of presidential standards”. A part of Samsung Medical Complex, Comprehensive Cancer Center provides the most thorough treatment for cancer patients using state-of-the-art equipment: Novalis, IGRT (image-guided radiation therapy), Da Vinci surgical system, etc.

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Complex diagnostics of thyroid cancer Basic check-up Female check-up Male Check-up Cancer screening Oncological Check-up for Women Oncological Check-up for Man
Comprehensive diagnosis of thyroid cancer + surgery $10350
Basic Check-up Package $677
Female Сheck-up $759
Male Health Check-up $676
Cancer Screening $1667
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Last price update — 29.04.2022. Prices can be changed depending on the medical case and doctor's recommendations.
Oncology
diagnostics
Complex diagnostics of lung cancer $2500 - $4000
Consultation with an oncologist $55 - $65
Histopathology revision Price on request
Consultation of a radiologist $55 - $65
Complex diagnostics of cervical cancer $4600 - $6600
treatment
Radioiodine therapy $800000 - $2500000
Chemotherapy $1060 - $1590
Da Vinci Robotic System $15700 - $23000
HIFU for prostate cancer treatment $14000 - $19000
Brain tumor removal Price on request
Surgery
treatment
Liver transplant $128000 - $135000
Thyroidectomy Price on request
Gastroectomy Price on request
Obstetrics and Gynecology
diagnostics
Consultation with a gynecologist $55 - $65
treatment
Childbirth Price on request
Hysterectomy with DaVinci robot $18700 - $23400
Plastic Surgery
treatment
Liposuction Price on request
Breast augmentation Price on request
Rhinoplasty (nose job) $5000 - $8000
Orthopedics
diagnostics
Consultation with an orthopaedist $55 - $65
treatment
Hip replacement Price on request
Surgical treatment of scoliosis $20000000
Neurosurgery
treatment
Pituitary tumor surgery Price on request
Urology
diagnostics
Consultation with a urologist $55 - $65
treatment
Nephrectomy with Da Vinci Robot $16000 - $23200
Nephrectomy $9000 - $10700
Microsurgical intervention for Varicocele $6000000 - $13000000
Gastroenterology
diagnostics
Male Check-up $820000 - $2070000
Biopsy Price on request
Abdominal MRI Price on request
Gastroscopy $1000 - $1500
Ultrasound $180 - $360
treatment
Stomach resection $17600 - $25000
Medical check-up
diagnostics
Female check-up $920000 - $2290000
Basic check-up $820000 - $920000
Cancer screening $2020000 - $2470000
Oncological Check-up for Women Price on request
Oncological Check-up for Man Price on request
Diagnostics
diagnostics
Extended analysis of blood $350 - $450
Endo-ultrasound $2300 - $2800
CT of thoracic, abdominal and pelvic organs $1500 - $2200
Kidney biopsy $1300 - $1800
Complex diagnostics of kidney $3000 - $3500
Hematology Oncology
diagnostics
MRI of one area $1170 - $1350
Endocrinology
diagnostics
Complex diagnostics of thyroid $2000000 - $2500000
Neurology
diagnostics
Consultation with a neurologist $55 - $65
Consultation with an ophthalmologist $55 - $65
Pediatric Neurosurgery
diagnostics
Consultation with a neurosurgeon $55 - $65

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hospital accreditations of quality

International Organization for Standardization
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Korean Institute for Healthcare Accreditation
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World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek
The authoritative list of The World's Best Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek magazine honors medical centers according to key medical performance indicators, patient satisfaction data, and recommendations from global medical experts. The ranking is composed in partnership with data research company Statista.
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World's Best Smart Hospitals 2021 by Newsweek
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World's Best Hospitals 2022 by Newsweek
The authoritative list of The World's Best Hospitals 2022 by Newsweek magazine honors medical centers according to key medical performance indicators, patient satisfaction data, and recommendations from global medical experts. The ranking is composed in partnership with data research company Statista.
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World's Best Smart Hospitals 2023 by Newsweek
The authoritative list of The World's Best Hospitals 2023 by Newsweek magazine honors the most advanced medical facilities, which use AI, robotic surgery, digital imaging, telemedicine, smart buildings, and EHRs. The ranking is composed in partnership with data research company Statista.
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Samsung Medical Center: more details about the clinic

Republic of Korea, Seoul

Starting from 1994 Samsung Hospital in Seoul has created a new concept of medical institution in Korea, consisting of general hospital, specialized centers, laboratories and research units. It has a special status of “Hospital of presidential standards” and has been awarded as Top Medical Center 12 times consecutively. Qualitative medical services of Samsung Hospital has won the 1st place in Customer Satisfaction and Quality Indexes of Korea. SMC is continuously growing and developing. Besides general clinic, there are specialized centers: Samsung Comprehensive Cancer Center, Institute of Heart Vascular Stroke and other narrow specialized centers (gastrointestinal, spine, organ transplantation etc.).

 

 

Features of Samsung Medical Center

  • The most comprehensive cancer center in Asia
  • Over 45,000 surgeries per year
  • Applies proton beam therapy
  • Concludes clinical trials at the base of Research Institute for Future Medicine
  • Was awarded as Top Medical Center 12 times consecutively

 

Samsung Comprehensive Cancer Center

It is the largest cancer center in Asia that provides the most comprehensive medical care. The biggest inpatient oncological department in Korea has 78 beds and uses advanced treatment technologies - Novalis, IMGRT (image-guided radiation therapy), Da Vinci surgical system. The Center comprises 17 departments that works with particular type of cancer (lung, colorectal, gastric, breast cancer etc.). Samsung Cancer Center has treated over 50,000 patients since its opening. In 2016, a Proton Center was constructed and introduced proton beam therapy.

Samsung Institute of Heart Vascular Stroke

The Institute works as integrated complex center comprising of Cardiac, Vascular, Diagnostic, Prevention and Rehabilitation Centers. It also cooperates with general department of Samsung Hospital and has partnership with the Mayo Clinic in the USA. The Institute provides complex diagnostic and treatment procedure for cardiac patients: radio frequency catheter ablation with 3D imaging equipment, installation of artificial pacemaker, cardiac resynchronization implantation, direct current cardioversion etc.

 

 

Modern technological base of the Hospital

In the hospital an innovative integrated system operates, which includes:

  • System Messages for the prescription of recipes that combines together the entire medical staff and doctors, inspection offices, pharmacies and all the departments for safety.
  • The electronic medical record (EMR).
  • Communications systems, archiving, and broadcasting images - the system is based on the transmission of diagnostic X-ray images, CT and MRI in real time, allowing the medical staff make an accurate diagnosis quickly, without the inconvenience of transferring the negatives.
  • The system of referral services for patients, which informs doctors of clinics for patients. There are also online forums for the exchange of ideas and thoughts, the latest news of the medical community between Samsung hospital staff .
  • Developed mobile hospital for staff, which provides quick access to information.

 

Samsung Clinic facts and statistics as of 2015:

  • over 2 million outpatients and 85 thousand inpatients
  • 45,800 surgeries
  • 2,457 research projects
  • approx. 1,400 doctors

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Samsung Medical Center patients reviews

4.6
20 patient reviews

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Шоира
Feb 13, 2020
Female check-up

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Шоира
Feb 13, 2020
Female check-up

Were in consultation with specialists, pleased with the result

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Валерия ким
Jan 15, 2020
Female check-up

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Валерия ким
Jan 15, 2020
Female check-up

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Ирина
Jan 9, 2020
Melanoma

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81 Irwon-ro, Irwon-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea
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