About Department of Cardiology
Boasting 20 years of history, Department of Cardiology at AMC and University of Ulsan consists of 16 doctors . The department consists of outpatient and inpatient care units, cardiology critical care unit, cardiac catheterization lab, echocardiography lab, exercise test lab, Holter test lab, electrocardiogram lab, and electrophysiology lab. AMC Cardiology also provides comprehensive and continuous treatment for chronic illnesses including hypertension and hyperlipidemia.
We are also the leader in academic research. In 2008, the department published more than 50 articles in the international journals, including the New England Journal of Medicine, Circulation, Cardiovascular Research, JACC and JAMA etc. Our pursuit of excellence is also apparent in our effort in education.
AMC's experienced specialists take on cardiology lectures and training for College of Medicine students at University of Ulsan. For our interns and residents, we hold weekly sessions of Cardiology Seminar on Tuesdays, Echo Conference on Wednesdays, and Heart Conference on Thursdays.
Also, we hold a number of annual symposiums that contribute to the development of not only AMC but also entire society of cardiology in Korea. Our annual conferences include Cardiology Workshop, Coronary Intervention(Angioplasty) Workshop, Catheter Ablation Symposium, and Cardiac Ultrasound Workshop.
Through best practice in treatment and patient care, we are committed to continuous growth and contribution to the development of medicine.