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Gangdong Public Healthcare Center

45 Seongnaedong gil, Gangdong-gu Seoul, Korea 134-850
Tel: +82-2-2224-0782

Primary Medical Care (1st Floor, Primary Health Care)

  • For : Foreign residents over 18 years old, especially those with little or no access to medical services
  • Primary care for hypertension, diabetes, arthritis and other chronic diseases
  • Registration & Procedure : receipt -> treatment -> payment -> prescription -> pharmacy
  • Fees : Prescription - ₩500, Medical counsel - ₩1,100, General examination (without insurance) - ₩4,210
  • Contact : 02-2224-0781

Oriental Medical Care (1st Floor, Oriental Clinic)

  • For : Residents over 20 years old, especially those with little or no access to medical services.
  • Health counseling, acupuncture and other oriental treatments, oriental medicine prescription (granule types)
  • Appointments necessary (via phone or in-person)
  • Fees : General examination (without insurance) - ₩4,210 and up, depending on the treatment
  • Contact : 02-2224-0798

Dental Care (2nd Floor, Dental Clinic)

  • Services : Care for cavities, gum treatment, tooth extraction and other treatments under coverage available
  • We do not provide treatment for scaling, dentures, root canals, or orthodontics.
  • Fees : Primary dental care - ₩1,100, Prescription - ₩550
  • Contact : 02-2224-0785

Health Screening for Newlyweds (2nd Floor, Health Examination Room)

  • For newlyweds or those who are engaged
  • Examination : physical measurements (height, weight, eyesight, hearings, blood pressure), chest X-ray, dental exam, blood exams(anemia test, blood typing, liver function test), hepatitis-B test, Rubella IgG/IgM test, STD test (HIV-AB, syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia and urine test
  • Fees : women - ₩21,500, men - ₩8,500, couples - ₩20,000
  • Contact : 02-2224-0736

Maternal and Pregnancy Care (1st Floor, Breast feeding Clinic)

  • Healthcare for pregnant women: Prenatal general blood testing, blood sugar level test for gestational diabetes, ultrasound, iron supplements, triple test and consulting for postpartum depression
  • Health education for expecting mothers: delivery preparation class, breastfeeding class, Working Mom Academy, etc.
  • Breast feeding clinic operating hours: 10:00~12:00 on the second and fourth Saturdays of every month
  • Birth promotion services : Mother and newborn baby help services, support for medical expenses for infertility
  • Operating hours : year-round (Mon.-Fri.) 9:00~18:00, 9:00~13:00 on the second and fourth Saturdays of every month (for workers; make appointments in advance)
  • Contact : 02-2224-0736

Infant & Child Care (1st Floor, Vaccination Room)

  • Infant and child vaccinations : for children under 12 (BCG, DPT, polio, hepatitis B, MMR, chicken pox, Japanese encephalitis, TD)
  • Hearing exams for newborns : for infants less than a month old ; make appointments in advance
  • Counseling for atopic children : support for medical expenses and humectant for low-income children classes for parents curious about atopic diseases.
  • Nutrition Plus : Education on healthy diet and supplements provided for pregnant mothers and infants in danger of malnutrition
  • Financial and registration support available for premature babies and infants with congenital disorders
  • Contact : 02-2224-0732, 0749, 0827

Health & Sanitary Certificates (1st Floor, Receipt Counter)

  • Health certificate : Tuberculosis, typhoid fever, bacillary dysentery & STD (sexually transmitted diseases)
  • Sanitary certificate : Tuberculosis, typhoid fever, bacillary dysentery, infectious skin diseases
  • For : 15 years and over
  • Fee : ₩1,500
  • Time for certificate issuance: 5 days (excluding weekend & holidays)
  • Contact : 02-2224-0832

Gangdong-gu Healthcare Center - Gangil Branch

  • Pediatric and pregnancy care : 02-2224-7313, 7315
  • Smart Love Child-care consultations : 02-2224-7317, 7320
  • Center for metabolic syndrome care : 02-2224-7300