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GLOBAL MEDICAL KOREA

Provision of Korean Medical Services

From the 60,000 foreign patients who visited Korea for medical treatment in 2009, the number has increased annually by about 22.7%, reaching 2.26 million from 190 countries. (Cumulative annual no.: 6.01 million)

Most Visited Country in the world
(Cumulative annual no. of patients from 2009 to 2018)
Most Visited Medical Departments
  • Integrative
    Internal
    Medicine
    19.2%
  • Plastic
    Surgery
    15.3%
  • Dermatology 14.4%
  • Medical
    Checkup
    Service
    9.2%
  • Obstetrics
    &Gynecology
    6.9%
  • Orthopedics 4.4%
  • Korean
    Medicine
    3.9%
  • Neurosurgery 2.6%

* Source : Statistics on International Patients in Korea, 2018, KHIDI (2019)

Korean Medical Training Program

Foreign medical professionals are visiting Korea to learn its leading medical technologies. Thus,
medical staff from 32 countries have completed the Korean Medical Training Program in 2007–2019.

Foreign Medical Staff under Domestic Training Programs

※ No. of trainees who completed or are
under training programs (2007–2019)

Korea-Russia Health Care
Cooperation Project: 82

 

Korea–Mongolia Seoul
Project: 173

 

audi Arabia Physicians
& Dentist Training Program
in Korea: 220

http://kmtp.medicalkorea.or.kr

Medical Korea Academy: 448

(31 Countries)

Medical Charity Program Discover more about the program

A total of 400 patients from 26 countries is invited as part of our dedication
to spreading our philanthropic culture: sharing medical services to support treatments.

Systemic Burn Surgery
Heart Surgery for a
baby aged
six months or below
Heart Surgery
Heart Surgery
Heart Surgery
Reconstructive
Rhinoplasty
Systemic Burn Surgery
Laryngeal Papllloma
Surgery
Heart Surgery