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The Department of Urology as part of the
Department of Surgery provides diagnosis of urinary system organs where urine is produced, stored,

and discharged such as the kidney, ureter, bladder, and urethra as well as male reproductive system-related organs such as the penis, testicles, seminal duct, and prostate, and treat them often using surgical procedures.

With a rapid development of cutting-edge medical technologies and equipment, urology is consisted of specialties such as urological oncology (kidney cancer, prostate cancer, bladder cancer, testicular cancer, penile cancer, and adrenal tumor), prostatic diseases (prostate hypertrophy and prostatitis), andrology (sexual dysfunction and male infertility), urogynecology (bladder infection, urinary incontinence, and uterine prolapse), dysuria (overactive bladder and neurogenic dysfunction), endourology (urinary stone, laparoscopic surgery, and other minimally-invasive surgery), and pediatric urology.

AMC Department of Urology is equipped with cutting-edge equipment and technologies such as extra corporeal shock wave lithotripsy, laparoscopic surgical instrument, endoscopic surgical instrument (bladder, ureter, and kidney), microendoscopy, endorectal ultrasound, urodynamic study, urinary incontinence treatment device, and high power laser device to provide best diagnosis and treatment for a variety of diseases; and performs various kinds of operations from radical operation to non-invasive laparoscopic surgery and microscopic surgery.

Da Vinci Si/Xi Systems which is recently introduced as a core technology in advanced medicine, is widely used in treatment of urological tumors (kidney cancer, prostate cancer, and bladder cancer) and benign urologic diseases (ureteropelvic junction obstruction and vesicoureteral reflux). The Department of Urology is committed to providing world-class treatment, education, and research based on high-quality medical professionals, clinical settings, and laboratories.

Medical Specialities

Take a look at the treatment of major diseases in your department.

Urologic Cancer

The AMC Cancer Institute has Korea’s first integrated treatment system that determines the best and optimal treatment for each patient through cooperation among the Department of Urology that offers specialized surgical treatments depending on the type of cancer; the Department of Oncology that performs pre-/post-operative palliative chemotherapy; the Department of Radiation Oncology that implements radical, adjuvant, or palliative radiation therapy; the Department of Radiology that takes a biopsy...

Kidney transplantation

AMC has adopted kidney transplantation in the 1990s. Since then the number of kidney transplantations performed in AMC has increased to reach 3,000 cases in January 2012 with around 300 a year, which is the largest in Korea. AMC has also performed around 200 ABO-incompatible kidney transplantations by October 2013.

Doctors

  • Kim, Kun Suk
    Kim, Kun Suk
    Departments

    Pediatric Urology, Urology, Children's Cancer Center

    Specialty

    Prostate disease(Adult), Pediatric Urology disease

  • Choung Soo Kim
    Choung Soo Kim
    Departments

    Urology, Prostate Center, Urologic Cancer center

    Specialty

    Prostate Cancer, Renal Cancer, Urologic Cancer(Except for Bladder Cancer)

  • JU HYUN PARK
    JU HYUN PARK
    Departments

    Urology, Organ Transplantation Center, Prostate Center

    Specialty

  • Park, Hyung Keun
    Park, Hyung Keun
    Departments

    Urology, Prostate Center

    Specialty

    Urolithiasis, Urinary tract Obstruction, Prostate disease

  • Sang Hoon Song
    Sang Hoon Song
    Departments

    Urology, Pediatric Urology, Children's Cancer Center

    Specialty

    Urology disease, Urolithiasis, Pediatric Urology disease

  • Cheryn Song
    Cheryn Song
    Departments

    Urology, Urologic Cancer center

    Specialty

    Urologic Cancer, Prostate disease, Renal Cancer

  • Ahn, Hanjong
    Ahn, Hanjong
    Departments

    Urology, Prostate Center, Urologic Cancer center

    Specialty

    Prostate Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Renal Cancer, Prostate disease

  • Dalsan You
    Dalsan You
    Departments

    Urology, Organ Transplantation Center, Urologic Cancer center, Bone & Soft Tissue Sarcoma center

    Specialty

    Prostate Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Renal Cancer, Urology disease

  • Lim, Bum-jin
    Lim, Bum-jin
    Departments

    Urology, Urologic Cancer center

    Specialty

  • In Gab Jeong
    In Gab Jeong
    Departments

    Urology, Organ Transplantation Center, Urologic Cancer center

    Specialty

    Prostate Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Renal Cancer, Urology disease

  • Choo, Myung-Soo
    Choo, Myung-Soo
    Departments

    Urology, Prostate Center

    Specialty

    Dysuria, Urinary Incontinence, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Prostate disease

  • Hong, Bumsik
    Hong, Bumsik
    Departments

    Urology, Organ Transplantation Center, Prostate Center, Level 1 trauma team, Urologic Cancer center

    Specialty

    Bladder Cancer, Renal Pelvis cancer, Injury & Reconstruction & Transplantation

  • Jun Hyuk Hong
    Jun Hyuk Hong
    Departments

    Urology, Prostate Center, Cell Therapy Center, Urologic Cancer center

    Specialty

    Prostate Cancer, Bladder Cancer, Renal Cancer, Cell Therapy

  • Shin, Jung-hyun
    Shin, Jung-hyun
    Departments

    Urology

    Specialty

  • Departments

    Urology, Pediatric Urology, Urology

    Specialty