Samsung Medical Center

Seoul, South Korea

Proposed treatment


Hospital overview


The ISO 9002-2015 certified Samsung Medical Center (SMC) was founded in 1994 and has over 1900 patient beds spread across 40 medical departments and over 110 specialty clinics.

It is considered one of the top hospitals in South Korea, renowned for its facilities and dedication to advanced and efficient care, including short waiting times.

The hospital has won many awards including the Minister of Health and Welfare Award at Medical Korea 2015.

Services on offer include free WiFi, language interpreters, visa assistance, flight and hotel booking, a pharmacy, laundry services, and medical translation. The hospital can also organize both airport transfer and car rental assistance. Furthermore, accommodation options include private, family, and disability access rooms, with all rooms coming equipped with a phone and TV.


Airport Limousine Bus Incheon International Airport 5A : 6009 (Get off at the main gate of SMC)

Airport Limousine Bus + Town Bus

Incheon International Airport 9B :

  • 6006 (Get off at CoexArtium{Trade Tower}) → Town Bus Gangnam 01 (Take a bus at Coex East Gate / Get off at the SMC);
  •  6006 (Get off at CoexArtium{Trade Tower}) → Town Bus Gangnam 06 (Take a bus at Coex East Gate / Get off at the SMC);

Incheon International Airport 11B :

  • 6704 (Get off at Samseong Station) → Town Bus Gangnam 01 (Take a bus at Samseong Station / Get off at the SMC)
  • 6704 (Get off at Samseong Station) → Town Bus Gangnam 06 (Take a bus at Samseong Station / Get off at the SMC)

※ Journey Time: 2 hours / About 5 minutes’ walk to the main entrance of SMC

Languages spoken

English, Russian, Korean

Awards & Accreditations

EFQM Recognized For ExcellenceISO 9001:2015

Additional services

  • Online doctor consultation Online doctor consultation
  • Medical records transfer Medical records transfer
  • Rehabilitation Rehabilitation
  • Translation services Translation services
  • Airport pickup Airport pickup
  • Car hire Car hire
  • Local transportation booking Local transportation booking
  • Hotel booking Hotel booking
  • Flight booking Flight booking
  • Local tourism options Local tourism options
  • Free Wifi Free Wifi
  • Phone in the room Phone in the room
  • Special dietary requests accepted Special dietary requests accepted
  • Private rooms for patients available Private rooms for patients available
  • Family accommodation Family accommodation
  • Parking available Parking available
  • Nursery / Nanny services Nursery / Nanny services
  • Pharmacy Pharmacy
  • Laundry Laundry
  • Mobility accessible rooms Mobility accessible rooms
  • International newspapers International newspapers

Treatment cost

Bariatric surgery
Colorectal medicine
Diagnostic imaging
Ear, nose and throat (ent)
General medicine
General surgery
Hair restoration
Maxillofacial surgery
Physical medicine and rehabilitation
Plastic surgery
Pulmonary and respiratory medicine
Reproductive medicine
Spinal surgery
Vascular medicine


81 Irwon-ro, Gangnam-gu Seoul, South Korea