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Metabolic Syndrome Center

When a person experiences metabolic syndrome, it is very commonly accompanied by several other symptoms. Thus, it is
crucial to investigate one’s lifestyle and possible genetic factors in order to implement suitable dietary and exercise therapies.

Metabolic symptoms are caused by metabolic disorders, and are defined as metabolic syndrome which entails risk factors such as abdominal obesity, high blood pressure, hyperlipidemia, decreased HDL cholesterol, and diabetes.
It is critical to treat metabolic syndrome as early as possible to prevent potential cardiovascular disorders, such as severe arteriosclerosis, heart disease, and increased risk of stroke.
If left unchecked, metabolic syndrome can also potentially lead to diabetic complications, blindness, chronic kidney disease, furthermore, fatty liver, osteoporosis, Pain Control Diseases caused by bad posture,
polycystic ovarian syndrome, dementia, and various types of cancer.
Chaum’s specialized Metabolic-Syndrome Center is equipped with top notch facilities to provide
personalized and professional treatments with the most appropriate exercise and dietary treatments.

Chaum’s Metabolic Syndrome

STEP 1 - Medical Care, STEP 2 - Lifestyle Imporvement, STEP 3 - Life Care

Metabolic Syndrome Center Medical Staff

  • Prof. Sangwoon Choi
    Prof. Sangwoon Choi
    Department

    Genetic Medicine, Disorder of the Digestive Organs, Nutrition and Aging

    Sector Center

    International Healthcare Clinic, Metabolic Syndrome Center

    Experience & Education
      • Chief of Chaum Clinical Genetic Center
      • Chief of Chaum International Clinic
      • Professor, Tufts University
      • Former Clinical Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Seoul National University College of Medicine
      • Former Research Scientist of Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University
      • Former Associate Professor, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University
  • Prof. Dugyoung Kim
    Prof. Dugyoung Kim
    Department

    Neuro-musculoskeletal Pain, Body-shape Correction, Lower-extremity Malalignment Syndrome, Physiotherapy, Kinesiatrics

    Sector Center

    Pain Control/Posture Clinic Center, Metabolic Syndrome Center

    Experience & Education
      • Chief of Chaum Scoliosis and Foot Clinic
      • BM. BS., Yonsei University College of Medicine
      • Professor, CHA University College of Medicine
      • Former Professor, Inje University College of. Medicine
      • Formal Member of American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
      • Formal Member of Korean Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine
      • Assistant Administrator of Insurance Committee, Korean Society of Ultrasound in neuromusculoskeletal
  • Prof. Mijung Kim
    Prof. Mijung Kim
    Department

    Gynecology, Ultrasonic Waves, Medical Checkup

    Sector Center

    Metabolic Syndrome Center

    Experience & Education
      • Director of Kim Mi-jeong Obstetricians
      • Women's Health Clinic, CHA Gangnam Medical Center
      • Member of Korean Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Korean Endocrine Society, Korean Society of Menopause, Korea Society of Ultrasound in Medicine
      • Professor, CHA University College of Medicine
  • Prof. Sena Hwang
    Prof. Sena Hwang
    Department

    Diabetes, Thyroid Diseases, Metabolic Syndrome, Climacterium

    Sector Center

    Metabolic Syndrome Center, International Healthcare Clinic

    Experience & Education
      • M.D., Yonsei University College of Medicine
      • Completion of Internship and Residency program at Yonsei University Severance Medical Center
      • Former Clinical Assistant Professor, International Health Care Center, Yonsei University Severance Hospital
      • Former Clinical Research Assistant Professor of Endocrinology, Yonsei University Severance Hospital
      • Professor, CHA University College of Medicine
      • Professor of Endocrinology, Chaum Medical Center
      • Formal Member of Korean Endocrine Society, Korean Thyroid Association
      • Formal Member of the US Endocrine Society, American Thyroid Association
      • Formal Member of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes
  • Prof. Eunkyung Suh
    Prof. Eunkyung Suh
    Department

    Improvement of Health, Obesity, Chronic Fatigue, Medical Treatment for Foreign Patients

    Sector Center

    Detox Slimming Center, International Healthcare Clinic, Metabolic Syndrome Center

    Experience & Education
      • M.S., Ewha Women's University School of Medicine
      • Former Fellow of Family Medicine, Bundang Cha Hospital
      • Formal Member of Korean Geriatrics Society
      • Specialist of Geriatrics
      • Professor, CHA University College of Medicine
  • Prof. Jongseok Kim
    Prof. Jongseok Kim
    Department

    Integrative Functional Medicine, Anti-aging Medicine, Pain and Injury from Exercise, Chronic Fatigue, Improvement of Health

    Sector Center

    Anti-Aging Center, International Healthcare Clinic, Metabolic Syndrome Center

    Experience & Education
      • Professor, CHA University College of Medicine
      • M.D., Yonsei University College of Medicine
      • Fellow of Family Medicine, Gangnam Severance Hospital
      • Graduate, Department of Business Administration, Seoul National University
      • M.A., Public Administration, John F. Kennedy School of Government
      • Graduate, Law School of the University of Pennsylvania
      • Former Lawyer of Willkie Farr & Gallagher in New York
      • Formal Member of Korean Academy of Family Medicine
      • Formal Member of Korean Association of Clinical Ultrasound
      • Formal Member of Korean Society of Musculoskeletal Disease
      • Formal Member of Korean Society of Primary Medical Care