The Chaum Center was founded in 2011 by CHA Health Systems, which was founded in 1960 by Dr. Kwang Yul Cha with the opening of its first women’s medical center.
Awards and Achievements: Dr Cha pioneered the world’s first successful pregnancy and birth through in vitro maturation of human immature oocytes and established the world’s first commercial ovum bank. He is also the Founder and President of Asia’s first and most notably recognized society for fertility.
Centers and Departments: Specialized Medical Center (OB.GYN, Gastroenterology, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Cardiology, General Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Mental Health, Neurology, Family Medicine, Rehabilitation Medicine, Eastern Clinic), Anti Aging Center (Musculoskeletal care power center, Cell based Clinic (Plastic Surgery), 8 Constitution, Detox Slimming Center, Food Therapy Center), Life Center (Scalp Clinic, Stem Cell Skin Care, Medical Spa).
Services: One of the worlds’s most scientifically advanced fitness complexes, its weight training equipment, ellipticals and treadmills are supplemented by palates, yoga, golf training, sauna and an indoor/outdoor exercise pool. Water also plays a beneficial role in the TheraSpa, an ultra-luxurious environment with more than 70 programs incorporating aqua- therapy, massage, facials, polishes and other services that span the globe.
Infrastructure: Rather than the confined spaces of a doctor’s office or hospital, the Chaum Center radiates an open, futuristic design that complements its forward-thinking approach. Its multi-floor layout includes concierge desks with distinctively designed therapy settings, and lounges instead of cramped waiting rooms. With high ceilings and an emphasis on openness, the design is balanced by an appealing mix of materials and an abundance of light.
Location: It is located at the heart of Seoul and easily accessible by Subway Line 7 from Gangnam- gu office station and Cheongdam station.