• Cardiology
    • Baek, Jeong Heum
      Baek, Jeong Heum

      Medical department


      Detailed specialty

      Colorectal cancer, Anal cancer Benigh colorectal disease Laparoscopic surgery Multidisciplinary team therapy



    • Detailed specialty

      Colon cancer, Rectal cancer, Anal cancer
      Benigh colorectal disease

    • Brief History

      Educational M.D. ; Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea, 1990
      Master; Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea, 1996
      Ph. D : Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea, 2000

      Career Present Position:

      Professor 2002 to present
      Section of Colorectal surgery
      Department of Surgery
      Gil Hospital, Gachon University, Incheon, Korea

      Director, International Healthcare Center, 2012.9 ~ present
      Gil Hospital, Gachon University, Incheon, Korea

      Director, ASK Center, 2011.3 ~ 2013.12
      School of Medicine, Gachon University, Incheon, Korea

      Director 2004 to 2006
      Director of Academic Affairs Committee
      Korean Society of Coloproctology

      2006 to 2010
      Director of Legislation Committee
      Korean Society of Coloproctology

      Practical Member 2002 to present
      Practical Member of The Korean Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Study Group

      Practical Member 2002 to present
      Practical Member of The Korean Colorectal Chemotherapy Study Group

      2010 to present
      Director of Accounting Committee
      Korean Society of Clinical Oncology

      Hospital / Academic:
      Resident 1991 to 1995
      Department of Surgery,
      Hanyang University Hospital, Seoul, Korea

      Staff Surgeon 1995 to 2001
      Department of Surgery
      Sun General Hospital, Daejon, Korea

      Member of Korean Medical Association
      Member of Korean Surgical Society
      Member of Korean Society of Coloproctology
      Member of Korean Society of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons
      Member of The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS)
      Member of Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia (ELSA)
      Member of Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)
      Member of Korean Cancer Association
      Member of Korean Society of Clinical Oncology

      Training Certificate The Korean National Board of Medical License 1990
      The Board of Surgery 1995
      Subspeciality, Colorectal surgery 2007
      Subspeciality, Clinical oncology 2007

    • Major Activities

      1993 Jeong-Heum Baek, Kyu-Young Jun: Multiple polyposis coli. Journal of Korean Colo-Proctological Society
      9: 9-18

      1994 Jeong-Heum Baek, Poong-Man Jung: Ovarian tumors in children. Journal of Korean Surgical Society 46: 430-441
      1994 Jeong-Heum Baek, Sung-Joon Kwon: Prognosticators and analysis of primary gastrointestinal lymphomas.
      Journal of Korean Cancer Association 26: 208-218

      1996 Jeong-Heum Baek, Jin-Young Kwak: Comparisons of patient and technique survivals in Continuous ambulatory
      peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) and Hemodialysis. Journal of Korean Surgical Society 50: 553-560
      1996 Moon-Gi Park, Jeong-Heum Baek, Gi-Soo Goo, Seung-Soo Kwak: Traumatic spleen injury. Journal of Korean
      Traumatic Society 9:64-71

      2000 Jeong-Heum Baek, Seung Soo Kwak: Clinical Review of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy. Journal of Korean Surgical
      Society 58(2):259-264

      2003 Hyung Jun Park, Yeon Ho Park, Young Hwan Koh, Tae Seok Seo, Woon Ki Lee, Heung Kyu Park, Jeong-Heum Baek, Jung Nam Lee, Min Chung, Young Don Lee, Seung Kee Min: Management of acute peripheral arterial occlusion. Journal of Korean Vascular Surgical Society 19(1):27-31
      2003 Jeong-Heum Baek, Sang Jin Yoon, Jae Hwan Oh. Surgical Management of Founiers Gangrene.
      J Korean Soc Coloproctol 19(6):349-353

      2004 Jeong-Heum Baek, Hye Kyoung Kim, Jung Nam Lee, Jae Hwan Oh. Early result of laparoscopic cololrectal surgery.
      J Korean Soc Coloproctol 20(1):8-14
      2004 Sang Hyun Park, Heung Gyu Park, Sang Hoon Han, Young Don Lee, Min Jung, Tae Hoon Lee, Jae Hwan Oh, Jung Nam Lee, Woon Khi Lee, Yeon Ho Par, Seoung Kee Min, Jeong-Heum Baek, Jong Ho Kim, Kyung Hoon Hwang. Diagnostic
      accuracy of quantitative scintimammography using Tc 99m tetrofosmin according to ROC curve ananlysis of breast cancer. Journal of Korean Breast Cancer Society. 7(1):49-54
      2004 Hae Kyoung Kim, Yeon Ho Park, Woon Khi Lee, Heung Gyu Park, Jeong-Heum Baek, Jae Hwan Oh, Jung Nam Lee, Min Jung, Young Don Lee, Seoung Kee Lee. The treatment of main vascular injury. Journal of Korean Vascular Surgical Society 20(1):83-87
      2004 Se Hoon Park, Soo-Mee Bang, Eun Kyung Cho, Jeong-Heum Baek, Jae Hwan Oh, Seock Ah Im, Young Suk Park,
      Dong Bok Shin, Jae Hoon Lee. First-line chemotherapy with Irinotecan plus capecitabine for advanced colorectal cancer. Oncology 66:353-357
      2004 Jeong-Heum Baek, Munna L Agarwal, Raymond R Tubbs, Alex Vladisavljevic, Hiroshi Tomita, Ronald M Bukowski,
      Jeffrey W. Milsom. Jin-Man Kim, Jin-Young Kwak: In vivo recombinant adenovirus-mediated p53 gene therapy in a syngeneic rat model for colorectal cancer. J Korean Med Sci 19(6):834-841
      2004 Jeong-Heum Baek, Nausea and vomiting at chemotherapy. Journal of Gachon Medical School. 4(1)
      2004 Jeong Heum Baek, Supportive care for patients receiving chemotherapy. A series of literature of Korean Society of Coloproctology, Chapter 13:206-220

      2005 Se Hoon Park, Ju Young Sung, Sang-Hoon Han, Jeong-Heum Baek, Jae Hwan Oh, Soo-Mee Bang, Eun Kyung Cho,
      Dong Bok Shin, Jae Hoon Lee. Oxaliplatin, Folinic acid and 5-FU(FOLFOX-4) combination chemotherapy as second-line treatment in advanced colorectal cancer patients with irrinotecan failure: a Korean single center experience. Jap J Clin Oncol 35:531-535
      2005 Jun Ho Kim, Jeong-Heum Baek, Jung Nam Lee, Chung Yon Cho, Seung Kee Min, Woon Kee Lee, Heung Kyu Park, Min Chung, Young Don Lee, Jae Hwan Oh. Survival after curative surgery for a colorectal Mucinous carcinoma. J Korean Soc Coloproctol 21:220-224
      2005) Chung Yon Cho, Jeong Heum Baek, Jung Nam Lee, Seung Kee Min, Woon Kee Lee, Heung Kyu Park, Min Chung, Young Don Lee, Jae Hwan Oh. Survival rate of patients with colorectal cancer younger than 40 years. J of Korean Surg Soc 69: 310-314

      2006 Ho Jin Lee, Jae Hwan Oh, Jung Nam Lee, Jeong-Heum Baek, Min Chung, Woon Kee Lee, Keon Kuk Kim, Heung Kyu Park, Seung Kee Min, Young Don Lee, Tae Hun Lee. Prognostic factors associated with surgical mortality conferred by emergency operation in colorectal cancer. J Korean Soc Coloproctol 22: 301-307
      2006 Han Seok Kwon, Kwang An Kwon. Jae Hwan Oh, Jeong Heum Baek. Comparison between colostomy and endoscopic stent for obstructive colorectal cancer as palliative treatment. J Korean Surg Soc 71: 344-348
      2006 Park SY, Min SK, Kim KK, Lee WK, Lee JN, Baek JH, Oh JH, Chung M, Choi ST. Ballooning angioplasty for residual stenosis after cystotomy of the popliteal advential cystic: a case report. J Korean Soc Vasc Surg 22:132-135

      2007 Seung Yeon Park, Jung Nam Lee, Min Chung, Un Gi Lee, Yeon Don Lee, Jae Hwan Oh, Jeong Heum Baek, Yeon Ho Park, Hyeon Yeong Kim, Keon Kuk Kim, Sang Tae Choi. Appendiceal mucocele. J Korean Surg Soc 72:157-161
      2007 Seul Ki Song, Sang Tae Choi, Keon Kuk Kim, Jung Nam Lee, Jae Hwan Oh, Yeon Ho Park, Jeong Heum Baek, Un Ki Lee, Min Chung. Clinical review of appendiceal tumors (retrospective study of 3,744 appendectomies or right hemicolectomies) J Korean Surg Soc 73:42-47
      2007 Jeong Heum Baek, Moon Gi Chung, Dong Hae Jung, Jae Hwan Oh. Perivascular epithelial cell tumor (PECOMA) in the transverse colon of an adolescent: A case report. Tumori 93:106-108
      2007 Se Hun Park, Jae Hwan Oh, Jeong Heum Baek. Laparoscopic versus open rectal surgery after neoadjuvant chemoradiation for rectal cancer. J Korean Soc Endo & Laparo Surgeons 10(1):28-33

      2008 Lee SH, Lee KC, Choi JH, Oh JH, Baek JH, Park SH, Shin DB. Chemoradiotherapy followed by surgery in rectal cancer: improved local control using a moderately high pelvic radiation dose. Jpn J Clin Oncol. 2008 Feb;38(2):112-21. Epub 2008 Feb
      2008 Lee GJ, Lee JN, Oh JH, Baek JH. Mid term Results of Laparoscopic Surgery and Open Surgery for Radical Treatment of Colorectal Cancer. J Korean Soc Coloproctol. Oct;24(5):373-379

      2009 Websurg.com
      Totally robotic low anterior resection (RLAR) with transanal specimen extraction and single stapling technique.
      2009 Websurg.com
      Totally laparoscopic right hemicolectomy with transvaginal specimen extraction.
      2009 J Korean Soc Vasc Surg. Nov;25(2):160-162
      Multiple Aneurysms of the Radial Artery: a Case Report.
      2009 Yonsei Med J 50(4): 555-559
      Clinical Features of Abdominopelvic Actinomycosis: Report of Twenty Cases and Literature Review.
      2009 Seminars of Colon and Rectal Surgery.:20:190-4
      Complications of Robotic Total Mesorectal Excision.
      2009 JKSVS 25(2): 160-2
      Multiple Aneurysms of the Radial Artery: a Case Report

      2010 Langenbecks Arch Surg. : 395:359–364 2009
      Multiple primary malignancies involving colorectal cancer-clinical characteristics and prognosis with reference to surveillance.
      2010 Annals of Surgery 251:882-6
      Oncologic outcomes of robotic-assisted total mesorectal excision for the treatment of rectal cancer.
      2010 Disease of the Colon and Rectum :53:5:721-7
      Validation of risk index category as a predictor of surgical site infection in colorectal patients.
      2010 Annals of Surgical Oncology DOI 10.1245/s10434-010-0909-3
      Multicentric study on robotic tumor specific mesorectal excision for the treatment of rectal cancer.
      2010 Journal of Womens Medicine Vol. 3 No. 4
      Synchronous occurrence of ovarian mucinous cystadenocarcinoma and gastric schwannoma mimicking metastasis from ovarian cancer
      2010 Surg Oncol. Nov 18.
      The prognostic significant of percentage drop in serum CEA post curative resection for colon cancer.
      2010 JKSVS 26(1): 43-7
      Acute Abdominal Aortic Dissection after Blunt Trauma: Report of 2 Cases
      2010 JKSVS 26(1): 61-3
      Saphena Varix Mimicking Femoral Hernia
      2010 Interst Res 8(2)172-6
      Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Rectum: Report of Two Cases
      2010 J Korean Surg Soc 78:51-4
      Clinical Feature of Iatrogenic Fistulas between Prosthetic Graft and Native Vein in CRF Patients

      2011 Int J Colorectal Dis. May;26(5):617-21
      A retrospective clinicopathological analysis of appendiceal tumors from 3,744 appendectomies: a single institution study.
      2011 Int J Surg Pathol. Apr;19(2):145-51
      Mutations in K ras and Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Expression in Korean Patients With Stages III and IV Colorectal Cancer.
      Int J Surg Pathol. Apr;19(2):145-51.
      2011 Surg Endosc. Sep;25(9):2967-71
      Oncological outcomes of laparoscopic colon resection for cancer after implementation of a full-time preceptorship. .
      2011 Surgical Endoscopy Feb;25(2):521-5
      Robotic and laparoscopic total mesorectal excision for rectal cancer: A case-matched study.

      2012 Am J Surg. Jan 19. [Epub ahead of print]
      The outcome after stent placement or surgery as the initial treatment for obstructive primary tumor in patients with stage IVU colon cancer.
      2012 Clin Imaging. Jan-Feb;36(1):14-8
      Pulmonary metastases from colorectal cancer: imaging findings and growth rates at follow-up CT.
      2012 Int J Clin Oncol. Feb 18. [Epub ahead of print]
      Neoadjuvant treatment of mid to lower rectal cancer with oxaliplatin plus 5 fluorouracil and leucovorin in combination with radiotherapy: a Korean single center phase II study.
      2012 Surg Endosc. 26:2471~6
      Robot assisted total mesorectal excision: is there a learning curve?
      2012 Ann Surg Oncol. Aug;19(8):2494-9
      Short-term Results and Long-term Oncologic Outcomes between Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy and Adjuvant Postoperative Chemoradiotherapy for Stage III Rectal Cancer: A Case matched Study.

      2013 Ann Surg Oncol. Feb;20(2):697-702
      Clinical impact of tumor infiltrating lymphocytes for survival in curatively resected stage IV colon cancer with isolated liver or lung metastasis.
      2013 Int J Surg. ;11(6):442-6
      Comparison of short-term outcomes after elective surgery following endoscopic stent insertion and emergency surgery for obstructive colorectal cancer.
      2013 Ann Surg. Feb;257(2):214-8
      Single port laparoscopic appendectomy versus conventional laparoscopic appendectomy: a prospective randomized controlled study.
      2013 Arch Gynecol Obstet. Feb;287(2):301-5
      Clinical manifestations of abdominal wall endometriosis: a single center experience.
      2013 Int J Colorectal Dis. Feb;28(2):191-6
      The association of hospital volume with rectal cancer surgery outcomes.
      2013 Int J Clin Oncol. Apr;18(2):260-6
      Neoadjuvant treatment of mid-to-lower rectal cancer with oxaliplatin plus 5-fluorouracil and leucovorin in combination with radiotherapy: a Korean single center phase II study.
      2013 Surg Res. Jun 1;182(1):49-54
      Prognostic value of circulating cytokines for stage III colon cancer.
      2013 Radiat Oncol. Aug 19;8(1):202
      What does absence of lymph node in resected specimen mean after neoadjuvant chemoradiation for rectal cancer.
      2013 Surg Today. Sep;43(9):995-1002
      Direct comparison of Seprafilm versus Adept versus no additive for reducing the risk of small-bowel obstruction in colorectal cancer surgery.
      2013 Korean J Crit Care Med 28(2): 101-7
      The Analysis of Prognostic Factors in Patients with Decompensated Liver Cirrhosis Admitted to the Medical Intensive Care Unit

      2014 Cancer Med.Jun;3(3):674-80.
      Comparison of HER2 expression between primary colorectal cancer and their corresponding metastases.
      2014 Biochem Pharmacol. Nov 1;92(1):142-8.
      Docosahexaenoic acid inhibits insulin-induced activation of sterol regulatory-element binding protein 1 and cyclooxygenase-2 expression through upregulation of SIRT1 in human colon epithelial cells.
      2014 Ann Surg Treat Res. 2014 Sep;87(3):139-43.
      Comparison of the surgical outcomes of laparoscopic versus open surgery for colon perforation during colonoscopy.
      2014 World J Gastroenterol.Sep 7;20(33):11826-34.
      Surgical failure after colonic stenting as a bridge to surgery.

      2015 Ann Surg Treat Res. Jan;88(1):8-14
      Comparison of long term oncologic outcomes of stage III colorectal cancer following laparoscopic versus open surgery.
      2015 Korean JCO 11(1):24-7
      Gastrointestinal autonomic nerve tumor in the lower rectum
      2015 Ann Colorproct 31(3):98-102
      Multivariate Analysis of Risk Factors Associated With the Nonreversal Ileostomy Following Sphincter-Preserving Surgery for Rectal Cancer

[Last updated at 2017.05.17]

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