physician

  • Cardiology
    • Kim, Woo Kyung
      Kim, Woo Kyung

      Medical department

      Neurosurgery

      Detailed specialty

      1) Spine surgery with endoscope and microscope 2) Artificial disc replacement surgery on the cervical spine and the lumbar vertebrae 3) The youth spine deformation 4) Pituitary tumor surgery with endoscope 5) Head injury -Position: Professor and Chairman

      position

      Professor

    • Brief History

      Educational Mar 1981-Feb 1987
      Hanyang University, College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea (M.D degree)

      July 1989-Aug 1991
      Hanyang University, College of Medicine, Graduate School (Master degree)

      Mar 1994-Feb 1997
      Hanyang University, College of Medicine, Graduate School

      Career Fellowship
      USA Baltimore MISTI
      ; May 1997

      University of Pittsburgh
      ; Center for minimally invasive Brain and Spine surgery
      ; May 1999 - May 2000

      UC San Diego Orthopaedic Department Spine Center visiting Professor
      UC San Diego Children¡¯s Hospital Scoliosis Center
      ; Sep 2005 - Nov 2006

      Academic activities
      Director of The Korean Neurosurgical Society

      Vice-chairman International Relations Committee / The Korean Neurosurgical Society

      Academic Vice-chairman of 2014 WFNS(World Federation of neurosurgical societies)

      Auditor General and director The Korean Spinal Neurosurgery Society

      Executive director and copyreader of Korean Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery

      Manager of The Korean Cervical Spine Research Society

      Member of The Korea spine Arthroplasty society

      Member of The Korean Society of Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery

      Director of The Korean Neurotraumatology Society

      Director of The Korea Society for Laser Medicine and Suregery

      An expert adviser of Ministry of uto Insurance Medical Fee Review Council - Land, Transport and
      Maritime

      An expert adviser of The Commision on Verification and Support For the Victimes of Forced
      obilization under Japanese Colonialism in Korea of Prime Minister's Office, Consultant to the
      Disability rating.

      An expert adviser of Korea Labor Welfare Corporation (Bucheon Branch)

      An advisor Doctor of Korea Consumer Agency

      An expert adviser of Korea Medical Tourism Association

      Director of Incheon Medical Tourism

      Careers
      2000.5.8-2001.9.30
      Assistant professor, Department of Neurosurgery Gachon University Gil Medical Center

      2001.10.1-2005.8.31
      associate professor, Department of Neurosurgery Gachon University Gil Medical Center

      2007.10.1 -
      Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery,
      Gachon University, Gil Medical Center

      2009.6. -
      International Health Care Center/ General Manager
      Gachon University, Gil Medical Center

      2011.11.01 -
      General Manager/ Public relationship section Spokesman
      Gachon University, Gil Medical Center

      Books
      1) The Textbook of Spine (2008)
      2) The Comprehenisve Treatment of the Aging spine
      (Minimally Invasive and Advanced Techniques)
      : Chapter 33. Role of Minimally Invasive Cervical Spine
      Surgery in the Aging Spine

      Training Certificate 1987.
      License of Medical Doctor No. 32373, Korea

      1996.
      Specialty Board of Neurosurgery No. 989, Korea

    • Major Activities

      1. Rae-Sang Kim, Chan-Jong Yoo, Sang-Gu Lee, Woo-Kyung Kim, Ki-Soo Han, Young-Bo Kim, Cheol-Wan Park, Uhn Lee. The Analysis of Mitochondrial DNA in the Patients with Essential Tremor and Parkinson¡¯s Disease. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society .
      29(11), 2000. 1415-1420

      2. Ju-Ho Jeong, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Jong Yoo, Ki-Soo Han, Woo-Kyung Kim, Young-Bo Kim, Cheol-Wan Park, Uhn Lee. The Efficacy of Titanium Mesh Cage in Tuberculous Spondylitis Treated with Anterior Intervertebral Fusion : Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 30(8) 2001. 998-1003

      3. Ju-Ho Jeong, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Jong Yoo, Ki-Soo Han, Woo-Kyung Kim, Young-Bo Kim, Cheol-Wan Park, Uhn Lee. Intradural Lumbar Disc Rupture. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 30(10), 2001. 1233-1236

      4. Rae-Sang Kim, Ki-Soo Han, Uhn Lee, Chol-Wan Park, Young-Bo Kim, Sang-Gu Lee, Woo-Kyung Kim, Chan-Jong Yoo. Intraabdominal Aortic Obstruction With Severe Low Back Pain and Acute Paraplegia. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 30(1), 2001. 95-98

      5. Kyung-Hoon Hahn, Sang-Gu Lee, Ju-Ho Jeong, Chan-Jong Yoo, Woo-Kyung Kim, Young-Bo Kim. One Stage Decompression and Circumferential Stabilization by Posterior Approach in the Unstable Burst Fracture of Thoracolmbar and Lumbar Spine. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Soc 32(2), 2002. 112-117

      6. Hae-Dong Jho, Woo-Kyung Kim, Myung-Hyun Kim. Anterior Microforaminotomy for Treatment of Cervical Radiculopathy: Part 1-Disc-preserving "Functional Cervical Disc Surgery". Neurosurgery.2002.51(Suppl 2) 46-53

      7. Hae-Dong Jho, Myung-Hyun Kim, Woo-Kyung Kim. Anterior Cervical Microforaminotomy for Spondylotic Cervical Myelopathy: part 2. Neurosurgery.2002.51(suppl 2) 54-59

      8. Jin-Wook Kim, Sang-Gu Lee, Ju-Ho Jeong, Chan-Jong Yoo, Woo-Kyung Kim, Young-Bo Kim. Transfacet Pedicle Sparing Approach in High Lumbar Disc Herniation.
      Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society 32(5), 2002. 403-407

      9. Eun-oh Chun, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Jong Yoo, Woo-Kyung Kim, Chan-Woo Park, Uhn Lee.
      Complication of the Augmented Vertebral Body after Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
      in patients with Osteoporotic compression Fracture : Hammer effect.
      Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society. 2003:34(6), 2003, 565-569

      10. Young-Mi Yoo, Yong-Jung Kim, Uhn-Lee, Doo-Jin Paik, Hyun-Tae Yoo, Cheol-Wan Park,
      Young-Bo Kim, Sang-Goo Lee, Woo-Kyung Kim, Chan-Jong Yoo. Neurotrophic factor in the treatment of Parkinson disease. Neurosurg Focus 15, 2003. 1-6

      11. Dae-Yong Kim, Woo-Kyung Kim, Sang-Gu Lee, Young-Bo Kim, Cheol-Wan Park, Chan-Woo Park. Technical Evolution of Anterior Microforaminotomy for Unilateral Cervical Radiculopathy.
      Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society. 35(2), 2004. 142-146

      12. Won-Jin Hong, Sang-Gu Lee, Chul-wan Park, Woo-Kyung Kim, Chan-Jong Yoo, Chan-Woo Park. Awareness for Serious Spinal Complications Predicted after Acupuncture Procedures for Pain Control. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society. 2004(8), 2004. 130-134

      13. Jin-Soo Park, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Jong Yoo, Woo-Kyung Kim, Cheol-Wan Park,Chan-Woo Park. Analysis of the Loss of Corrected Kyphotic Angle after Short-segment Pedicle Screw Fixation for Burst Fracture in the Thoracolumbar Spine. The Newest Medical Journal. 47(11), 2004, 11-19

      14. Jin-Soo Park, Chan-Jong Yoo,Young-Il Chun, Woo-Kyung Kim, Sang-Gu Lee, Cheol-Wan Park. Endoscopic release of carpal tunnel Syndrome; correlation among electrophysiologic findings, clinical outcomes and symptoms. Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society. 37(1), 2005, 8-15

      15. Hyung-Suk Kim, Chan-Jong Yoo, Woo-Kyung Kim, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Woo Park. Intraradicular lumbar disc Herniation. The Newest Medical Journal. 49(4), 2006. 33-40

      16. Keun Lee, Sang-Gu Lee, In-Chel Kim, Chan- Jong Yoo, Woo-Kyung Kim, Chan-Woo Park.. Assessment of Nursing Care-Demand after spinal surgery in Lumbar Spine Patients
      -Comparison of Simple Discectomy with Spinal Fusion Operation-.
      Independent Medical Examination. 3(2), 2006. 94-98

      17. Hyung-Suk Kim, Cheol Wan Park, Young- Ill Chun, Woo-Kyung Kim, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Jong Yoo, Chan-Woo park. Hemorrhagic Risk of Unsecured, Unruptured Aneurysms during Hypervolemic Hypertensive Therapy in Patient with Multiple Intracranial Aneurysms. KOR J CEREBROVASCULAR SURGERY. 8(3), 2006. 178-183

      18. Suk-In Lee, Woo-Kyung Kim, Chan-Jong Yoo, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Woo Park, Uhn Lee. Clinical Experience of 'Interspinous U' Device for Degenerative Spinal Disease.
      Korean Journal of spine. 3(3), 2006. 153-157

      19. Hyung-Suk Kim, Woo-Kyung Kim, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Jong Yoo, Chan-Woo Park. Early Experience of Posterior Lumbar Spinal Fusion with Shape Memory Implant in Degenerative Spinal Disorders. Korean Journal of spine. 3(3), 2006. 166-170

      20. Won-Jin Hong, Woo-Kyung Kim, Cheol-Wan Park, Sang-Gu Lee , Chan-Jong Yoo,
      Young-Bo Kim, Hae-Dong Jho. Comparison between Transuncal approach and Upper Vertebral Transcorporeal for Unilateral Cervical Radiculopathy <Preliminary report>.
      Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery. 49(5), 2006. 296-301

      21. Eun Young Kim, Chan Jong Yoo, Woo Kyung Kim, Young-Bo Kim, Sang Gu Lee, Cheol Wan Park, Chan Woo Park, Uhn Lee. Comparison Between the Preoperative and Postoperative Target Coordinates with a Target Planning Software in Deep Brain Stimulation.
      The Newest Medical Journa, 50(7), 2007. 11-19

      22. Jae-Won Jung, Sang-Gu Lee, In-Chul Kim, Chan-Jong Yoo, Woo-Kyung Kim, Chan- Woo Park. A Survived Traumatic Atlanto-Occipital Dislocation. Korean Journal of spine. 4(2), 2007, 62-66

      23. Jae-Won Jung, Sang-Gu Lee, Dae-Yong Kim, Chan-Jong Yoo, Woo-Kyung Kim, Chan-Woo Park. Adjacent-level Degeneration in Cervical Spondylosis with Single Level Anterior Cervical Interbody Fusion using the Cervical Cage. Korean Journal of spine. 4(3), 2007. 106-111

      24. Kwang-Woo Park, Dae-Yong Kim, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Jong Yoo, Woo-Kyung Kim, Chan-Woo Park. Long-term Results of Single Level Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion with Stand-alone Cage in Degenerative Spine Diseases. Korean Journal of spine . 4(3), 2007. 123-128

      25. Seong-Min Yoon, Chan-Woo Park, Chan Jong Yoo, Woo Kyung Kim, Sang-Gu Lee.
      Kippel-Feil Syndrome Associated with Various Anomalies in the Cervical Spine.
      Korean Journal of spine . 4(4), 2007. 232-235

      26. Keun Lee, Chan-Woo Park, Chan-Jong Yoo, Woo-Kyung Kim, Sang-Gu Lee. Distal Leg Weakness misdiagnosed as Spinal Lesion after Trauma -case report-. Korean Journal of spine.4(4), 2007. 236-239

      27. Seong Min Yoon, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Woo Park, Chan-Jong Yoo, Dae-Yong Kim, Woo-Kyung Kim. Late Complications of the Single Level ¡®Interspinous U' in Lumbar Spinal Stenosis with Mild Segmental Instability. Korean Journal of spine. 5(2), 2008. 89-64

      28. Choll W. Kim, Yu-Po Lee, William Taylor, Ahmet Oygar, Woo Kyung Kim. Use of navigation-assisted fluoroscopy to decrease radiation exposure during minimally invasive spine surgery.
      The Spine Journal. 8, 2008. 584-590

      29. Keun Lee, Sang-Gu Lee, chan-Jong Yoo, Chan-Woo Park, Woo-Kyung Kim. Comparative study of Two-Level Hybrid Surgery (Cervical Artificial Disc with Cage) with Two-Level Anterior Cervical Interbody Fusion for Multi-level Cervical Degenerative Disease.
      Korean Journal of spine. 5(3), 2008. 116-123

      30. Keun Lee, Sang-Gu Lee, Woo-Kyung Kim, Chan-Jong Yoo, Chan-Woo Park. Comparion Vertebroplasty with Kyphoplasty in Delayed post-traumatic Osteonecrosis of a Vertebral Body (K&Uuml;mmell's Disease). Korean Journal of spine. 5(2), 2008. 70-76

      31. Seong-Min Yoon, Sang-Gu Lee, Eun Young Kim, Woo-Kyung Kim. Follow-up Comparison study of Single-level Posterior Dynamic Stabilization in Lumbar Degenerative Disease 'Interspinous U'vs. DIAM. Korean Journal of spine. 5(3), 2008. 136-141

      32. Seong-Min Yoon, Cheol-Wan park, Young-Il Chun, Woo-Kyung Kim. Akinetic Mutism following Spontaneous Subarachnoid Hemorrhage -A Case Reort-.
      KOR J CEREBROVASCULAR SURGERY. 10(1), 2008. 335-339

      33. Ji-Hoon Lee, Chan-Woo Park, Chan-Jong Yo, Sang-Gu Lee, Woo-Kyung Kim. Two Cases of monosegmental Pedicle Screw Fixation for Thoraco-lumbar Fracture(Three-column Injury), and a Review of the Literature. Korean Journal of spine. 6(3), 2009. 201-204

      34. Ho-Bum Lee, Chan-Woo Park, Ji-Myoung Hong, Chan-Jong Yoo, Sang-Gu Lee, Woo-Kyung Kim. Sacral Insufficiency Fracture with Osteoporotic Compression Fracture of the Thoracolumbar spine - Incidence and High Risk Factors-.
      Korean Journal of spine. 6(2), 2009. 75-80

      35. Ho-Bum Lee, Chan-Jong Yoo, Chan-Woo Park, Sang-Gu Lee, Woo-Kyung Kim. Clinical Usefulness of Disc Degeneration and Facet Joint Degeneration as an Indicator of Judgment for Lumbar Segmental Instability. Korean Journal of spine. 6(3), 2009. 163-168

      36. Dae-Han Choi, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Woo Park, Woo-Kyung Kim. Spinal Cord Malignant Melanoma with Leptomeningeal Metastasis: -A Case Report-. Korean Journal of spine. 6(4), 2009. 285-289

      37. Seong Son, Woo-Kyung Kim, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Jong Yoo, Chan-Woo Park. Early Experience with a PDN (Prosthetic Disc Nucleus) Combined with A Coflex Device for treating Two-level Lumbar Degenerative Disease. Korean Journal of spine. 6(4), 2009. 266-273

      38. Ho-Bum Lee, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Woo Park, Chan-Jong Yoo, Seok-Min Kim, Woo-Kyung Kim. Two-Level Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion with Stand-alone cages in Cervical Spinal Degenerative Disease. Korean Journal of spine. 6(3), 2009. 124-130

      39. Hong-Joon Han, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Woo Park, Chan-Jong Yoo, Woo-Kyung Kim. Huge Aneurysmal Bone Cyst of the Sacrum - A case report-. Korean Journal of spine. 6(1), 2009. 35-39

      40. HJ Han, WK Kim, CK Park, SH Oh, DG Lee, ES Doh. Minimally Invasive Percutaneous Hydrodiscectomy : Preliminary Report. Korean Journal of spine. 6(3), 2009. 187-191

      41. Hong-Jun Han, Cheol-Wan Park, Eun-Young Kim, Chan-Jong Yoo, Young-Bo Kim, Woo-Kyung Kim. One vs. Two Burr Hole Craniostomy in Surgical Treatment of Chronic Subdural Hematoma. J Korean Neurosurg Soc. 46(2), 2009. 87-92

      42. Ji-Hoon Lee, Chan-Woo Park, Dong-Hae Chung, Woo-Kyung Kim. A Case of Lumbar Metastasis of Choriocarcinoma Masquerading as an Extraosseous Extension of Vertebral Hemangioma. J Korean Neurosurg Soc. 47(2), 2010. 143-147

      43. Seong Son, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Woo Park, Woo-Kyung Kim. Pure Thoracic Spinal Epidural Cavernous Hemangioma with Spinal Cord Compression - A Case Report -. Korean Journal of spine. 7(2), 2010. 116-119

      44. Seong Son, Do-Young Kim, Sang-Gu Lee, Woo-Kyung Kim, Chan-Woo Park, Deuk-Soo Jun.
      Radiologic Adjacent Segment Degeneration and Clinical Outcome after Two Level Fusion
      (L3-4-5 and L4-5-S1) in Degenerative Lumbar Spinal Disease.
      Korean Journal of spine. 7(3), 2010. 143-149

      45. Ji-Hoon Lee, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Woo Park, Woo-Kyung Kim. Clinical Outcome of Two-Level Percutaneous Pedicle Screw Fixation in Lumbar Degenerative Disease: A Preliminary Report. Korean Journal of spine. 7(3), 2010. 137-142

      46. Ji-Myoung Hong, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Woo Park, Chan-Jong Yoo, Woo-Kyung Kim. Tuberculosis of the Craniovertebral Junction with Basilar Impression - A Case Report -. Korean Journal of spine. 7(2), 2010. 103-106

      47. Seong Son, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Jong Yoo, Chan-Woo Park, Woo-Kyung Kim. Single Stage Circumferential Cervical Surgery (Selective Anterior Cervical Corpectomy with Fusion and Laminoplasty) for Multilevel Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament with Spinal Cord Ischemia on MRI. J Korean Neurosurg Soc. 48(4), 2010. 335-341

      48. Ji-Hoon Lee, Cheol-Wan Park, Uhn Lee, Young-Bo kim, Chan-Jong Yoo, Eun-Young Kim, Jae-Myung Kim, Woo-Kyung Kim. Accuracy of the Free Hand Placement of an External Ventricular Drain (EVD). KOR J CEREBROVASCULAR SURGERY. 12(2), 2010. 82-86

      49. Tae-Kyoo Lim, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Woo Park, Woo-Kyung Kim. Comparative Analysis of Clinical outcomes and Adjacent Level Angle Change on Single-level Lumbar 4-5 Fusion Using Percutaneous Screw Fixation and Open Screw Fixation. Korean Journal of spine. 7(4), 2010. 228-233

      50. Tae-Kyoo Lim, Chan-Woo Park, Sang-Gu Lee, Woo-Kyung Kim. A Case of Intraspinal Gas-containing Cyst associated with Severe Lumbar Spondylosis. Korean Journal of spine. 8(1), 2011. 70-73

      51. Sang-Bae Chae, Chan-Jong Yoo, Woo-Kyung Kim, Eun-Young Kim, Jae-Myung Kim, Cheol-Wan Park. Bilateral Chronic Subdural Hematoma: Is it Really Need Bilateral Burr Hole Trephination? . Journal of Korean Society of Geriatric Neurosurgery. 7(2), 2011. 167-177

      52. Sang-Bae Chae, Chan-Jong Yoo, Woo-Kyung Kim, Sang-Gu Lee, Cheol-Wan park. Endoscopic Assisted Indiana Tome Technique of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in Old Ages Comparison of Improvements and Complications with or without Tourniquet. Journal of Korean Society of Geriatric Neurosurgery. 7(2), 2011. 138-144

      53. Dae-Han Choi, Woo-Kyung Kim, Sang-Gu Lee, Chan-Woo Park. Comparative analysis of cervical disc arthroplasty using two Types of artificial cervical discs: Bryan¢ç versus Mobi-C¢ç. Korean Journal of spine. 8(3), 2011. 154-160

      54. Sang-Bae Chae, Sang-Gu Lee, Seong Son, Chan-Woo Park, Woo-Kyung Kim. Radiologic adjacent segment degeneration :Two level fusion (L3-4-5 and L4-5-S1) using Percutaneous pedicle screw fixation in degenerative lumbar spinal disease; A preliminary report . Korean Journal of spine. 8(3), 2011. 190-196

      55. Young Baeg Kim, Woo Kyung Kim. Reappraisal of Head injury Severity Scale in Automotive Medicine and Insurance. korean Academy of Independent Medical Examiners. 8(2), 2011. 9-12

[Last updated at 2017.05.17]