Kangwon National University Hospital




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The Dept. of Cardiology treats and studies various vascular diseases that are associated with the heart, the most important organ in the human body.

As the diagnosis methods and medical treatments for cardiac diseases are advanced rapidly  , as more active diagnosis and treatment services are being provided. Various cardiac diseases are diagnosed through state-of-the-art examination processes, such as coronary angiography and echocardiography, and the most ideal treatment methods are provided.

In addition, if internal treatment is difficult, the Dept. of Cardiology is cooperating with an excellent thoracic surgery team to ensure your full recovery through cardiac surgery.

  • Target Diseases
    • Chest Pain Clinic : Diagnosis and treatment of various causes of chest pain
    • Geriatric Diseases : Hypertension, hyperlipidemia, metabolic syndrome (headache, dizziness, palpitation)
    • Coronary Arterial Diseases : Angina pectoris, myocardial infarction, variant angina
    • Congenital Heart Diseases : Various malformations of the heart, such as atrial septal defect and ventricular septal defect
    • Valvular Heart Diseases : Various valvular diseases, such as mitral valve diseases and aortic valve diseases (dyspnea, fatigue, palpitation)
    • Arrhythmic Diseases : Cardiac pacemaker for bradyarrhythmia (palpitation, dyspnea, fainting, dizziness), supraventricular tachycardia for tachyarrhythmia, atrial fibrillation (palpitation, dizziness, fainting, lethargy)
    • Arterial Diseases : Prevention of stroke by carotid artery stenosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Diseases : Pain in the lower limbs while walking
    • Aortic Diseases : Abdominal aortic aneurysm, aortic dissection
    • Heart Failure : Dyspnea while exercising