Kyung-Hee University Hospital at Gangdong—Seoul, Korea

Department of Neurological Surgery 
892 Dongnam-ro Gangdong-gu, 
134727 Seoul
Korea South


Spine Center Director:
Yong-Chan Kim

Spine team:
Ki-Tack Kim, Kee-Yong Ha

Most frequent pathologies Degenerative spinal disease (lumbar and cervical)
Spinal deformity (Ankylosing spondylitis, degenerative or postfusion flat back )
Spinal tumors (including intradural pathologies)
Procedures Over 1,200 surgical cases per year
Number of instrumented cases per year: More than 40% of all cases
Can a fellow assist scrubbed-in? Yes (case by case)
Types of Fellowship Obeserverships, Short-term fellowships, Long-term fellowships
Language(s) available as a means of communication English