Sanggye Paik Hospital Cardiovascular Center, since its opening in 1996, has established a care coordination program with the Department of Cardiology, Department of Chest Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Cardiac Rehabilitation, Department of Anesthesiology and the Department of Radiology, and has provided the best comprehensive treatment services oriented toward the patient in northeast region of Seoul.
The treatment records of the Cardiovascular Center are outstanding among the top clinics in Seoul, and you may check the outstanding records of percutaneous coronary artery intervention and coronary artery bypass by way of a clinical information search via the Health Insurance Review and Assessment Service website (hira.or.kr) and press release (2007.12.26, 2008.12.08.).
The superiority of Sanggye Paik Hospital Cardiovascular Center in treatment of complex diseases and emergency diseases such as acute myocardial infarction has been proved by its inclusion among the list of the top 11 medical institutions (Fourth in Seoul) in the "First Year Assessment of Adjustable Payment Pilot Project" conducted by the Health Insurance Review and the Assessment Service and Ministry of Welfare.
High-tech equipment for arrhythmia procedure (radiofrequency catheter ablation) was introduced in April 2008 along with 64-channel multi-slice computed tomography (MSCT), digital coronary angiography, and cardiac MR, and 150 cases of arrhythmia procedures were successfully conducted in 6 months, bringing not only Korea's best doctors but also best equipment to northeast Seoul.
- Cardiology: coronary artery disease, heart valve disease, arrhythmia, diagnosis and non-surgical treatments for other peripheral artery diseases, management of risk factors for cardiovascular disease such as hypertension and hyperlipidemia
- Department of Chest Surgery: Surgical treatment of various cardiovascular diseases
- Cardiac Rehabilitation: rehabilitative treatment for cardiac disease patients