Andong Hospital has
- Doctor helicopter specially allocated for emergency medical care with an MD
- In a doctor helicopter an MD and a safety agent will be aboard in order to transport the emergency patient from the accident site in the "emergency room at sky". Doctor helicopter has an emergency ultrasound, respirator, ECG, enzyme measuring device, and other advanced emergency equipment in order to provide professional care during transportation such as defibrillation (heart beat), CPR, mechanical respiration, tracheotomy, securing vein, and drug delivery. 30 and more kinds of medicine will help the pressing emergency patient care.
- Best emergency medical service of Korea, Gyeongbuk emergency medical center
- 3 million Gyeongbuk citizens are protected by Kyungsangbukdo's tertiary emergency care center. Emergency CT, emergency ICU, emergency ward, emergency surgery room, recovery room, and other emergency medical care systems are provided, all with the best grade evaluated by the national government annually.
- Optimal cancer patient care with collaborative diagnosis at integrated cancer center
- Integrated cancer center aims for the best care for patients. The best medical team will utilize the most advanced equipment in order to provide medicine treatment (oncology chemotherapy), surgical care (surgical cancer treatment), radiation therapy (radiation oncology), endoscope therapy (endoscopic treatment), intervention treatment (intervention imaging), etc.
Global Health Tour!
Localism to Globalism!
Andong Hospital is at the heart of the world.
Various experience, prime capabilities, friendly service, advanced technology, cozy natural environment, Andong Hospital's medical level is world-class Andong Hospital is realizing "localism to Globalism"
- Prime cardio/cerebrovascular center acknowledged by professional academia
- The skilled professionals with plenty of experiences, together with exemplary treatment performance through advanced medical equipment are winning the highest grade at various government evaluations.
Cardiovascular center is selected as the cardiovascular intervention treatment hospital through the Korean Heart Association's cardiovascular intervention association's strict evaluation, and the cerebrovascular center is selected as the cerebrovascular surgery hospital from the Korea Cerebrovascular Surgery Association.
- Spinal joint center and micro surgery center
- A good treatment performance is showed for advanced spinal joint and micro surgery category using precise navigation system, arthroscope, and micro surgery. Government gave high-risk surgery (joint surgery, etc.) and micro surgeries high grades during evaluation.
- Women center and infant center
- The perfect medical system for pregnancy and delivery, infant health care, and female disease diagnosis through 24 hour safe delivery, advanced clean delivery center, infant intensive care center, post natal care center,female cancer clinic, and etc.
Advanced technology guaranteeing fast, exact, convenient, and safe medical service!
The advanced technology is guaranteeing fast, exact, convenient, and safe medical service.
Medical equipment are integrated with IT such as PACS, EMR, and OCS in order to connect with networks of offices, wards, emergency centers, and health promoting centers, enabling the access to all previous records.
- Angiography Zee Biplane
- The newest advanced digital angiography could diagnose cerebrovascular and cardiovascular, carotid and peripheral blood vessel diseases. High resolution and 3D image could diagnose cerebrovascular, cardiovascular, and general vascular diseases, and the treatment is carried out without surgery, giving the patient safe and convenient medical care.
- An advanced device with both the benefits of PET and CT, it is able to distinguish colon cancer, lung cancer, breast cancer, uterine cancer, and liver cancer as small as 0.5cm in diameter. Also it provides a 3D image of various neurological disorders such as epilepsy, dementia, Parkinson disease, and brain tumor. It gives the information of organ dysfunction and anatomical abnormalities.
- Linear accelerator-CLINAC iX
- Intelligent cancer treatment device that protects normal tissue and breaks down the cancerous tissue. The radiation intensity could be specifically controlled according to tumor size and location, and the respiration control system could continuously check the change of tumor or organs along with the patient's respiration pattern.
- A device that utilizes the magnetic resonance emitted by the hydrogen atom of water within the body in order to product pathological and anatomical image. It is especially effective for brain and spinal cord diseases. It is good for soft tissue test, and also it could scan whole body at once.
- The most advanced device in the country that records an organ with fast rotating speed, even for moving organ. A tiny lesion of 0.24mm is also diagnosed, and it is possible for heart imaging. Also, it eliminated unnecessary radiation exposure and applied 4D for all organs. The test burden is also alleviated by short testing time.
- A device that gives a video imaging for the physiological and functional side of a body's organ. If a CT or MRI gives images of anatomical and structural changes, SPECT gives a physiological and functional image. All organs are shown in quantitative and qualitative manner.
A differentiated health check up with the best medical infrastructure, friendly service,
and advanced technology of Andong Hospital. 90 and more testing items for the basic,
with various additional programs such as customized detailed test, examination, premium examination, etc.
|Test type||Test contents|
|Premium general checkup||VIP gold (M, F) + PET-CT (Whole body)|
|VIP general checkup||VIP Gold||General checkup (M, F) + brain detailed (M, F) + chest detailed (M, F) +heart detailed (M, F)+ digestive detailed (M, F) + urinary detailed (M, F) + Female cancer (F) general checkup|
|VIP General||General checkup(M, F) + Brain MRA(M, F) + Chest MDCT(M, F) + Colon endoscopy (M,F) + arteriosclerosis(M, F) + prostate ultrasound (M) + Breast ultrasound (F) + pelvic ultrasound (F) + HPV Virus (F) + Pap Thin prep (F)|
|Customized General Checkup||Brain||General checkup (M, F) + Brain MRA + Carotid General ultrasound + arteriosclerosis|
|Heart||General checkup (M, F) + heart CT + carotid Ultrasound + arteriosclerosis|
|Spinal cord||General checkup (M, F) + spinal MRI + LV simple image|
|Digestive||General checkup (M, F) + colon endoscope (General) + abdominal CT|
|Chest||General checkup (M, F) + chest MDCT + sputum test (AFB + Thin prep)|
|Female||General checkup (F) + breast ultrasound + pelvic ultrasound + HPV + Pap thin prep +female hormone|
|Urinary||General checkup (M) + prostate ultrasound + urine thin prep + male hormone|
|Age group General Checkup||Silver||General checkup (M, F)+ carotid ultrasound + arteriosclerosis + heart CT + dementia|
|unmarried women||General checkup (F) + breast ultrasound (breast imaging / bone density test excluded)|
(approx.. 90 items)
|Male : Basic diagnosis, digestive (gastric endoscope or gastric angiogram), ultrasound(upper abdomen / thyroid gland), chest X-ray imaging (front, side), blood test (liver function / Hepatitis B / hepatitis C / lipid test / cardiomuscular disease / kidney function / pancreas / diabetes / arthritis/ thyroid gland / saline / blood type / general
blood / blood smear test / tumor marker), fecal test, urine test, eye test, lung function test, ECG test, body composition test, mental health test, dental test, bone density
Female : Male items + breast imaging + HPV tumor
The whole city is a cultural heritage and a museum. You could enjoy Korea's moral culture capital Andong's rich heritage with fun explanations.
In Andong you could experience many cultural relics such as Hahwe village visited by Queen Elizabeth, Bongjungsa the Korea's oldest wood building,
a literary master(Jongga) who is following 500 years of tradition, museum, and literary center.
Also there are many balanced dishes such as Yangban bapsang, high quality Korean cow, salted mackerel, Korea's famous Andong steamed chicken,
and ginseng culinary from the origin region of the ginseng itself.
- Hahoe village
- A traditional village enlisted at 2010 UNESCO world heritage. A bestplace tounderstand Korea's traditional culture. It is deemedas "ittle Koreain Korea"
- Dosan Seowon
- The place where Korea's best Confucianscholar, Twegae Leehwang educated his pupils. After his death, his students and fellowscholars made this memorial lecture hall.
- Korea's oldest wood architecture that gives the peace in minds. It is the center of Buddhist culture.
- You could experience Korea's traditional and history 22 museums in cluding Andong traditional museum, Confucian culture museum, traditional culture contents museum, Gyeongbuk forestry science museum, Leeyuksa culture center, and Hahoe world mask museum.
Leisure & Rest
Andong Hospital Health Tour, started at 2007, is leading Korea's medical tourism program. Participants are expanding fast from more than 10 countries around the world including America, Canada, China, Japan, and the Arabian Peninsula. It is also popular nationally.
You could experience rich leisure activities in harmony with Gyeongbuk's best natural environment. Cozy golf course, clean rafting, national part trekking, and Twegae trail health experience.
You could experience class, comfort, convenience, and luxury that surpasses a hotel at the 12th floor guesthouse within the hospital overlooking Nakdong River. You could also choose to stay at Korean traditional housing to experience the charms of Korea.