Wooridul Hospital Spine & Joint Care Services

Wooridul Spine & Joint Center

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Based on 35 years of clinical experience, Wooridul Hospital provides systematic spine and joint total care services including diagnosis, examination, non-surgical procedures, surgical operations, and rehabilitation.



Spine Total Care Services 

Wooridul Spine Center has provided world-class spine treatments and services since 1982. For spine problems such as chronic back pain, disc herniation, and spine deformity, Wooridul Hospital provides its patients with comprehensive and high-quality medical care. Minimally invasive techniques developed by Wooridul preserves normal tissues (bone, muscle, etc.) as much as possible. The advantages of this technique include fast recovery, reduced blood transfusions, minimal complication, and so on. 


Our Effective Treatments of Spine Disorders 

∙ Through our five-step diagnostic system, we can precisely find the best and most appropriate treatment plan for our patients. 

∙ Wooridul has various types of spine treatments including conservative therapy, endoscopic surgery and radical deformity correction surgery for the cervical, thoracic, or lumbar. 


Korea's No.1 Research 

To provide the safest treatment possible, physicians at Wooridul continuously validate and thoroughly re-asses our treatment methods. Over 310 articles have been published in SCI journals as well as medical textbooks. Our research has been published in Germany, England, UAE, and other regions of the world.


Joint Total Care Services

Wooridul Hospital has provided comprehensive treatment of joint disease, such as trauma, arthritis, injury. When patients has joint problem, this can make normal daily activities, such as walking or climbing stairs, extremely painful. Wooridul helps patients to recover quickly and regain mobility without pain. Through five steps of diagnostic system, patients’ lesion and appropriate treatment plan would be found precisely. 

Various and Effective Treatments of Joint Disorder

1) Total Knee Replacement Arthroplasty

Wooridul provides total and partial hip and knee replacement surgeries using advanced prosthetics and minimally invasive techniques.


2) Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair

Through minimal incisions (5~7mm) on shoulder, rotator cuff tear could be repaired under arthroendoscopic view. Intensive rehabilitation program at Wooridul can help patients get back to normal activities. 


3) Hallux Valgus Surgery

Hallux valgus is a progressive foot deformity of first metatarsal bone. When patients present extreme pain with motion and footwear, surgical procedure, osteotomy, is recommended.


* Besides above procedures, various procedures of other joint disorders are available at Wooridul, such as arthroscopic meniscus repair, hand surgery, foot surgery and ankle surgery.


Accreditation and Achievement

∙ Healthcare Accreditation by Korea’s Ministry of Health and Welfare, 2012

∙ Accreditation of Specialty Hospital by Korea’s Ministry of Health and Welfare, 2015

∙ Excellence Institute of Medical Tourism selected by Republic of Korea’s Ministry of Justice, 2016

∙ Selected as the 'Top 30 Most Technologically Advanced Hospital' by Top Master's in Healthcare Administration (MHA) waking rank with Johns Hopkins, Mayo Clinic and Cleveland Clinic.

∙ Selected as the 'Top 10 World's Best Hospitals for Medical Tourists' by the U.S. Medical Travel Quality Alliance (MTQUA) for 4 consecutive years


Ancillary Services for International Patients

Wooridul International Patient Center provides customized services to foreign patients based on Respect and Care.

∙ Free On/Off Medical Consultation

∙ Interpret and Escort Service

∙ Reservation and Supporting Services

∙ International Insurance Claiming (Cigna, Tricare, HTH Worldwide, etc.)

∙ Assisting Korea VISA Issue

∙ Introducing Suitable Accommodation


Contact Info

English: Susan  +82 2 513 8452, Selina  +82 2 513 8456

Russian: Dildora  +82 2 513 8385

Arabic: Najla  +82 2 513 8450

Email: [email protected] / [email protected]

Website: http://wooridul.com

Blog: http://wooridulgangnam.blogspot.kr/ 

Address & Location

445, Hakdong-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul 06068 KOREA

Subway line number 7, Cheongdam station, exit number 8