Seong Yong Park, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea

Dr. Seong Yong Park is a clinical assistant professor of Yonsei University College of Medicine in the department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. He graduated Yonsei University College of Medicine (2004) and was trained in Severance Hospital (2005-2009, 2012-2013) and National Cancer Center Korea (2009-2012). He worked as an assistant professor in Ajou University School of Medicine (2014-2017) and moved to Yonsei University College of Medicine at 2017.

The major interests of Dr. Park include esophageal cancer, lung cancer and minimally invasive surgery, especially robotic surgery. Among these issues, the major interest is an esophageal cancer surgery, and he has been studied genomic studies of esophageal cancer and bio-imaging which can be applied in esophageal cancer surgery. Dr. Park has authored or co-authored more than 40 peer-reviewed medical papers until now.

Terms of Appointment: Aug 2018 - Jul 2020