Seoul National University Bundang Hospital is one of the most innovative multidisciplinary medical centers in Korea.
It is the 1st digital hospital in the country. The hospital is equipped witg BESTcare system that allows avoiding medical errors, improving treatment safety and effectiveness.
Bundang specializes in general and abdominal surgery, oncology, orthopedics and traumatology. 1,500,000 patients undergo treatment at in hospital every year.
|CT scan of the body part||$470|
|Brain MRI with contrast||$1582|
|Consultation with an oncologist||$50000 - $60000|
|Consultation with a surgeon||$50000 - $60000|
Bundang Hospital is the 1st medical center of Seoul National University, established in 1885.
Bundang Hospital has been working since 2003. It consists of 10 specialized treatment centers and 33 departments.
Seoul National University Bundang Hospital is located in a quiet outskirt region of Seoul. The distance between the hospital and Incheon International Airport is 70 km.
Doctors perform surgical treatment of stomach, intestines, liver, kidneys, biliary tracts diseases. The specialty of the department is the removal of malignant and benign tumors.
Bundang surgeons specialize in laparoscopic and endoscopic operations — interventions through small incisions or natural openings (anus, mouth). They are low-injury rate procedures that minimize postoperative complications, do not leave noticeable scars. Such an approach shortens the patient's recovery period.
Neurosurgery, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital
Patients with malignant tumors, the blood and lymphatic system diseases are treated here. Doctors of the Medical Oncology Department conduct chemotherapy, immunotherapy, and BMT (bone marrow transplant).
The radiation oncology unit is equipped with the linear accelerators of the latest generation. They allow performing 3D conformal radiation therapy, intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT). All these techniques are aimed at irradiating a tumor as accurately as possible without damaging healthy tissues around the neoplasm. This allows minimizing such side effects as nausea, fatigue, hair loss, itching, and skin rashes.
GammaKnife is a type of radiosurgery that affects malignant cells with high-intensity cobalt irradiation. Doctors use the GammaKnife to treat head and neck tumors due to its minimal affection for healthy brain cells.
Bundang Hospital doctors have performed over 1,000 procedures using the Gamma Knife.
The team of the department includes 14 professors, 12 doctors, and 53 members of the nursing staff. They specialize in the treatment of the spine, bones, joints, and muscles diseases.
60,000 outpatients and 35,000 inpatients are treated in the department annually.
Bundang orthopedists perform 3,000 operations every year. This number captures such interventions:
The Cardiovascular Center of Bundang Hospital was established in 2003. Since then, it has become one of the largest centers to treat heart diseases and blood vessels in South Korea. The center serves 103,000 patients annually.
Heart surgeons perform 2,400 open cardiac operations each year. 26,000 patients undergo coronary angiography — an accurate heart examination performed through a thin tube (catheter).
In 2013, the Cardiovascular Center received regional status from the Korean Ministry of Health. This confirms the high success rate of operations in the hospital, the use of the latest treatment methods, and the doctors’ qualifications.
Cardiologists and cardiac surgeons specialize in the treatment of hypertension, heart disease in elderly people, arrhythmias, heart failure. Doctors perform the following operations:
A team of the Cardiovascular Department, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital
A patient stays in a single, double or VIP room. There are a TV, Internet, bathroom in each ward.
Employees of the International Department provide free transfer from Incheon Airport to the Bundang Hospital or hotel.
The hospital provides a medical interpreter from Korean.