Kwak, Young Tae

Position : Professor of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery, KyungHee University School of Medicine, Seoul Korea

Specialty : 

  • Lung Surgery
  • Coronary artery surgery
  • Cardiac Valves disease

Education :

  • Medical colleage, Kyung Hee University(MD ,1980)
  • Medical colleage, Kyung Hee University, Ph D (1993)

Experience :

  • Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgeon at Eulji General Hospital, Daejeon, Korea(2003.3 ~ 2004.4)
  • Chief & Assist Professor of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery at Sanggye Paik Hospital, Inje University, Seoul, Korea(1990.5 ~ 1999.2)
  • Member of Director at Korean Association of of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery(2003 ~ now)
  • Clinical Professor at Cardiovascular Hospital, Yonsei University, Seoul Korea(1999.5 ~ 2003. 2)
  • Surgical Fellow at Herzen Zentrum Berlin, Deutchland
  • Chief & Professor of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery at Eulji University, Daejeon, Korea( 2000.11 ~2001.12)
  • Vice-chief & Clinical Professor at Korea Artificial Organ Center, Korea University, Seoul Korea(2003.3 ~ 2004.4)
  • Member of Publication Committee at Korean Association of of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery(1992 ~ now)
  • Member of Director at Korean Association of of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery(2003 ~ now)
  • Chief & Professor of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery, KyungHee University Hospital at Gangdong, Seoul Korea(2006.Mar ~ 2014. Feb.)
  • Director of Quality Improvement, KyungHee University Hospital at Gangdong, Seoul Korea (2009.Mar ~ 2012. Dec)
  • Chief Professor of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery, KyungHee University School of Medicine, Seoul Korea(2012 Mar. ~ 2014 Feb)
  • Director of Cardiovascular Center, KyungHee University Hospital at Gangdong, Seoul Korea(2013 Jun. ~ 2014 Feb)
 

Research papers/Book chapters :

  • Valve-Sparing Root Replacement: Aortic Root Remodeling with External Subvalvular Ring Annuloplasty (The Korean Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 2016;49(6):489-492)
  • Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Transmission in Dialysis Unit and Infection Control Interventions in Korea. (INFECTION & HOSPITAL EPIDEMIOLOGY. 2016;37(12):1514-1516)
  • Normothermic Cardiac Surgery with Warm Blood Cardioplegia in Patient with Cold Agglutinins (The Korean Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 2014;47(2):133-136)
  • Cerebral Air Embolism as a Result of Inducing Pneumoperitoneum After Bilobectomy (ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY. 2011;91(1):293-295)
  • The immunohistochemical overexpression of ribonucleotide reductase regulatory subunit M1 (RRM1) protein is a predictor of shorter survival to gemcitabine-based chemotherapy in advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) (Lung Cancer. 2010;70(2):205-210)
  • Pheochromocytoma-Induced Cardiogenic Shock Rescued by Percutaneous Cardiopulmonary Bypass System (CIRCULATION JOURNAL. 2009;73(9):1753-1755)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery for Recurrent Ovarian Cancer with a Metastatic Mediastinal Mass (ONKOLOGIE. 2009;32(5):274-276)
  • Triple Aortic Root Injury (ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY. 2009;87(2):621-623)
  • etc.