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Severance Hospital-Yonsei University Health System

Severance Hospital-Yonsei University Health System

Seoul, Korea-South   |   Accreditation: JCI

250 Seongsanno, Seodaemun-gu

Seoul, Republic of Korea 120-752


+82-2-2228-5800 (10) international



Severance Hospital is a tertiary referral hospital offering a multidisciplinary approach with its renowned specialists in various fields of medicine. It is part of the Yonsei University Health System. All facilities under YUHS are modern, housing state-of-the-art medical equipment, and operating with a ubiquitous information system that digitally links all organizations together efficiently.

Severance Hospital manages the Cancer Center, Rehabilitation Hospital, Cardiovascular Hospital, EYE & ENT Hospital, Child and Adolescent Clinic, Emergency Care Center, Diabetes Center, Allergy Clinic, and Stroke Intensive Care Unit.

At present, YUHS consists of 2 graduate schools, 3 colleges and 5 hospitals, which see more than 2.7 million outpatients and 992,000 inpatients yearly. With more than 3,000 beds, the latest state-of-the-art equipment, an advanced IT infrastructure and a world-class medical team, YUHS is making great strides to become East Asia?s hub Health System.

International Health Care Center

The Severance Hospital International Health Care Center first opened its doors in 1962 and has been expanding its services ever since. The center is staffed by doctors and nurses who are fluent in several languages (e.g. English, Korean, Chinese), and ready to serve the medical needs of foreigners in Korea. The center maintains an atmosphere of comfort and assurance, providing quality medical care and referrals to specialists throughout the hospital.

 The International Health Care Center runs an appointment system for your convenience. If you wish to make an appointment, please call the center in advance at 02-2228-5800 or 02-2228-5810. We will provide you with a direct referral to our clinic doctors or to hospital specialists as required.

The services offered by the International Health Care Center include a wide range of medical services for foreigners in Korea, immunizations and guidance services for those residing in Korea or traveling throughout Asia, and visa physical examinations for those wishing to live or travel outside of Korea. In particular, our center has been authorized by the U.S., Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the Philippines to perform physical examinations related to the issuance of immigrant and student visas and to process documents and prepare immunization certificates related to these visas.

JCI Accreditation:
Program: Hospital
Date Accredited: 2 May 2007


Cancer Center
Rehabilitation Hospital
Cardiovascular Hospital
EYE & ENT Hospital
Children’s Hospital

Cancer Clinic:
Liver Cancer
Neuro Oncology
Women’s Cancer
Esophageal Cancer
Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer
Hematologic Malignancy
Thyroid Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Urological Cancer
Pancreaticobiliary Cancer
Bone and Soft Tissue Tumor
Head and Neck Cancer
Pediatric Oncology
Gastric Cancer
Lung Cancer

Allergy and Asthma Clinic


- Gastroenterology
- Pulmonology
- Hematology
- Endocrinology and Metabolism
- Nephrology
- Rheumatology
- Allergy and Immunology
- Infectious Diseases
- Neurology
- Psychiatry
- Pediatrics
- Dermatology
- Surgery
- Pediatric Surgery
- Neurosurgery
- Organ Transplantation
- Chest Surgery
- Orthopedic Surgery
- Plastic Surgery
- Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Urology
- Family Medicine
- Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
- Radiology
- Laboratory Medicine
- Pathology
- Nuclear Medicine