Republic of Korea, Seoul

Samsung Medical Center

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19 patient reviews
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1994
foundation year
7900
stuff
45800
operations per year
1400
doctors
1979
beds

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.

Diagnostic & treatment program
Basic Check-up Package
Total price
From $677
Samsung Medical Center Republic of Korea, Seoul
4.5
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basic check-up
Anthropometric measurement: Height, Weight, Obesity, Blood Pressure Ophthalmology: visual acuity, intraocular pressure, fundus Blood test: Blood coagulation test Blood type Syphilis Test Complete blood count (white blood cells, red blood cells, platelets.) Hepatitis A, B, C analysis Functional indicators of the liver and kidneys Uric acid Thyroid gland tests Analysis for hyperlipidemia, diabetes, anemia Vitamin D Oncological markers (pancreas, colon, prostate (M), ovaries (F)) Urinalysis and feces analysis Ultrasound of the abdominal cavity FIBROGASTROSCOPY (with sedation) Chest x-ray, lung function test ECG Mammography (Female over 35 years old) Gynecologist examination, cytological smear (Female)
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Female Сheck-up
Total price
From $759
Samsung Medical Center Republic of Korea, Seoul
4.5
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well woman check-up
Anthropometric measurement: Height, Weight, Obesity, Blood Pressure Ophthalmology: visual acuity, intraocular pressure, fundus Blood test: Blood coagulation test Blood type Syphilis Test Complete blood count (white blood cells, red blood cells, platelets.) Hepatitis A, B, C analysis Functional indicators of the liver and kidneys Uric acid Thyroid gland tests Analysis for hyperlipidemia, diabetes, anemia Vitamin D Oncological markers (pancreas, colon, ovaries) Urinalysis and feces analysis Ultrasound of the abdominal cavity FIBROGASTROSCOPY (with sedation) Chest x-ray, lung function test ECG Mammography (over 35) Gynecologist examination, cytological smear
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Male Health Check-up
Total price
$676 $1707
Samsung Medical Center Republic of Korea, Seoul
4.5
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Check up for men
Anthropometric measurement: Height, Weight, Obesity, Blood Pressure Ophthalmology: visual acuity, intraocular pressure, fundus Blood test: Blood coagulation test Blood type Syphilis Test Complete blood count (white blood cells, red blood cells, platelets.) Hepatitis A, B, C analysis Functional indicators of the liver and kidneys Uric acid Thyroid gland tests Analysis for hyperlipidemia, diabetes, anemia Vitamin D Oncological markers (pancreas, colon, prostate (M)) Urinalysis and feces analysis Ultrasound of the abdominal cavity FIBROGASTROSCOPY (with sedation) Chest x-ray, lung function test ECG
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Cancer Screening
Total price
$1667 $2037
Samsung Medical Center Republic of Korea, Seoul
4.5
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cancer screening
Anthropometric measurement: Height, Weight, Obesity, Blood Pressure Ophthalmology: visual acuity, intraocular pressure, fundus Blood test: blood coagulation test Blood type Syphilis Test Complete blood count (white blood cells, red blood cells, platelets.) Hepatitis A, B, C analysis Functional indicators of the liver and kidneys Uric acid Thyroid gland Analysis for hyperlipidemia, diabetes, immunity, anemia, hormones Vitamin D Oncological markers (pancreas, colon, prostate(M),ovaries (F)) Urinalysis and feces Ultrasound of the abdominal cavity CT scan of the abdomen and pelvis FIBROGASTROSCOPY (with sedation) Chest x-ray, lung function test Low-dose CT of the lungs Thyroid ultrasound ECG Mammography (Female over 35 years) Gynecologist examination, cytological smear, HPV test, Breast USD, USD of the pelvic region (Female)
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Cancer Check-up Program For Women
Total price
$2038
Samsung Medical Center Republic of Korea, Seoul
4.5
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Oncological Check-up for Women
Anthropometric measurement: Height, Weight, Obesity, Blood Pressure Ophthalmology: visual acuity, intraocular pressure, fundus Blood test: blood coagulation test Blood type Syphilis Test Complete blood count (white blood cells, red blood cells, platelets) Hepatitis A, B, C analysis Functional indicators of the liver and kidneys Uric acid Thyroid gland Analysis for hyperlipidemia, diabetes, immunity, anemia, hormones Vitamin D Oncological markers (pancreas, colon, ovaries) Urinalysis and feces Ultrasound of the abdominal cavity CT scan of the abdomen and pelvis FIBROGASTROSCOPY (with sedation) Chest x-ray, lung function test Low-dose CT of the lungs Thyroid ultrasound ECG Mammography (Female over 35 years) Gynecologist examination, cytological smear, HPV test, Breast USD, USD of the pelvic region (Female)
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Cancer Check-up Program For Men
Total price
$1667
Samsung Medical Center Republic of Korea, Seoul
4.5
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Oncological Check-up for Man
Anthropometric measurement: Height, Weight, Obesity, Blood Pressure Ophthalmology: visual acuity, intraocular pressure, fundus Blood test: blood coagulation test Blood type Syphilis Test Complete blood count (white blood cells, red blood cells, platelets.) Hepatitis A, B, C analysis Functional indicators of the liver and kidneys Uric acid Thyroid gland Analysis for hyperlipidemia, diabetes, immunity, anemia, hormones Vitamin D Oncological markers (pancreas, colon, prostate) Urinalysis and feces Ultrasound of the abdominal cavity CT scan of the abdomen and pelvis FIBROGASTROSCOPY (with sedation) Chest x-ray, lung function test Low-dose CT of the lungs Thyroid ultrasound ECG
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Prices for diagnosis and treatment info

Last price update — 11.11.2019. Prices can be changed depending on the medical case and doctor's recommendations.

Treatment procedures A-Z
Chemotherapy
$1060 - $1590
Proton-beam therapy
Price on request
Brain tumor removal
Price on request
Rhinoplasty (nose job)
$5000 - $8000
Radioiodine therapy
$659 - $2059
Laser treatment for varicose veins
$4119 - $7415
Radiotherapy for cervical cancer
$3830 - $10100
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Diagnostic procedures A-Z
Female check-up
$758 - $1886
Male Check-up
$675 - $1705
Premium Check up
Price on request
Basic check-up
$675 - $758
Consultation with an oncologist
$55 - $65
Consultation with a neurologist
$55 - $65
Сomplex oncology diagnostic
Price on request
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What our patients say about the hospital
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Feb 13, 2020
The patient was treated in this clinic
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Were in consultation with specialists, pleased with the result

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Jan 9, 2020
The patient was treated of melanoma
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The staff is nice, but everything is on stream, as it does not take my problem seriously, as much as I would like! After my husband insistently said that it would be necessary to do so, so this, then after that we were heard.

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Dec 26, 2019
The patient was treated in this clinic
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Language is an issue and not much consultation advice

R
Sep 20, 2019
The patient was treated in this clinic
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The service was at a very high level, the translators were very good fellows. Thank you for the work done.

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Jul 12, 2019
The patient was treated of herniated disk
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We went to Samsung hospital for consultation and they was great and service was also professional
Emad and Varvara both of them are so helpful and respond to my request very fast

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    Emad Hussein Bookimed medical coordinator Aug 28, 2019

    Thanks a lot dear Haya,you always welcome :-)

Hospital accreditations of quality

International Organization for Standardization
International Organization for Standardization
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ISO International Standards ensure that products and services are safe, reliable and of good quality.

Korean Institute for Healthcare Accreditation
Korean Institute for Healthcare Accreditation
Republic of Korea
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Korean Institute for Healthcare Accreditation

The KOIHA accreditation program warrants excellent quality and safety of medical care in Korean healthcare centers. Each medical facility with the KOIHA accreditation conforms to the international standards.

About the hospital

Date of content creation: 21.10.2015 · Last update: 22.11.2019 info

location_on 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.).

Samsung Medical Center in Korea

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.

Medical staff of Samsung Cancer Center

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