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Gangnam Severance Cancer Hospital sets a new standard of cancer treatment. Cancer is the highest cause of death in Korea. Number of patients with cancer in Korea is increasing more and more because of long lives, westernized eating habits, and heavy stress. Gangnam Severance Hospital concentrates on the medical competitiveness to be the global hospital. It is a distinctive cancer treatment facility; it operates 2 special centers (Thyroid Cancer Center and Breast Cancer Center), 7 clinics (Gastroesophageal Cancer Clinic, Colorectal Cancer Clinic, Liver Cancer Clinic, Pancreas-Biliary Cancer Clinic, Lung Cancer Clinic, Urinary Cancer Clinic, and Gynecologic Cancer Clinic), Oncology, and Radiation Oncology. Also 9 multi-teams always plan the most proper integrated medical services for each patient.
* Offers multi-treatment systems for each cancer. Doctors visit patients to care them.
* Specialized in gynecologic cancer (thyroid, breast, cervical, and ovarian cancer).
* Offers‘one-stop service’ of treatment, surgery, and radiation therapy by operating 6 radioisotope clinics for thyroid cancer patients.
* Performs pediatric cancer surgeries with endoscopy. Also performs prostate, colon, and lung cancer surgeries with Da Vinci surgical robots.
* Special coordinators offer educations and counseling services about each cancer.
* Offers plans for good diet and nutrition for treatment and prevention of cancer.