Kangwon National University Hospital




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In the Dept. of Neurology, highly qualified specialists treat patients suffering from central nerve, peripheral nerve and muscle-related diseases.

KNUH is equipped with a neurologic intensive care unit, an intensive care unit for stroke, a video – brain wave monitoring ward, and MRI and CT units together with high-tech equipment for angiography, transcranial doppler and brain wave and intra-operative monitoring. With these facilities, the Dept. of Neurology   strives to achieve effective treatment.

A cerebrovascular disease clinic, peripheral nerve clinic, epilepsy clinic and Parkinson’s disease and dyskinesia clinic are separately operated to provide more specialized and customized treatment services.

  • Target Diseases
    • Cerebrovascular Diseases : Cerebral infarction, cerebral hemorrhage, cerebrovascular disorders
    • Peripheral Nerve Diseases : Radiculopathy, neuropathic pain, restless leg syndrome, myasthenia gravis, myopathy
    • Epilepsy and Convulsive Diseases : Convulsion and seizure
    • Dyskinesia : Parkinson’s disease, gait disturbance, essential tremor, dystonia
    • Neurodegenerative Disorders : Alzheimer's disease, other cognitive dysfunctional diseases
    • Infectious Diseases : Meningitis, encephalitis
    • Other : Headache, dizziness, facial nerve palsy