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Dr. Seo Dongju

Immune Hospital

Medical Advisor


Oriental Medicine


Korean Medicine


Years of experience:


Dr. Seo Dongju, esteemed Medical Advisor at Myeonryeok Korean Medicine Hospital, has a rich medical history. Beginning as an intern at Seoul Asan Hospital, he progressed to become a specialized physician. Notably, he served as the Chief of Thoracic Surgery at the National Defense Yangju Hospital.

His active involvement in medical societies includes membership in the Korean Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and the Korean Pain Society. Dr. Seo's commitment to academic advancement is evident in his international training at Harvard Medical School-affiliated Massachusetts General Hospital.

As a prolific researcher, Dr. Seo has contributed significantly to medical literature. He is the first author of a groundbreaking paper on venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for postoperative acute respiratory distress syndrome. Additionally, his expertise is demonstrated in publications addressing complex cases like tuberculous aortitis and valve-sparing aortic root replacement in children with Loeys-Dietz Syndrome.

His dedication extends to innovative surgical techniques, as seen in his work on the translocation of the aortic arch with the Norwood procedure for hypoplastic left heart syndrome variants. Dr. Seo's vast experience also encompasses the intricate field of adult congenital heart defects, notably studying the deterioration of mitral valve competence post-atrial defect repair.

Dr. Seo Dongju's multifaceted career, encompassing clinical excellence, research contributions, and leadership roles, underscores his valuable role as a Medical Advisor at Immune Hospital.

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