PARK, Seong-Uk

Position : Professor, Department of Cardiology and Neurology in Korean Medicine, Stroke & Neurological Disorders Center

Specialty :

  • Paralysis, Parkinson’s disease, headache, dizziness, palpitation, facial pain, facial seizures, Epilepsy
  • Chest pain (chest tightness, chest throbbing), hypertension, hypotension, arrhythmia, edema

Education :

  • School of Korean Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Seoul. Korea(KMD)
  • Graduate School of Korean Medicine, KyungHeeUniversity, Seoul, Korea(Master)
  • Graduate School of Korean Medicine, KyungHeeUniversity, Seoul, Korea(PhD)

Experience :

  • Visiting Professor,University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
  • Board Member, The Society of Stroke in Korean Medicine
  • Chairman, Institutional Review Board,  Kyung Hee University Korean MEDICINE Hospital at Gangdong

Research papers/ Book chapters : 

1. Effectiveness of acupuncture and bee venom acupuncture in idiopathic Parkinson’s disease. (Parkinsonism and Related Disorders. 2012)

2. GastrodiaelataBlume alleviates L-DOPA-induced dyskinesia by normalizing FosB and ERK activation in a 6-OHDA-lesioned Parkinson’s disease mouse model (BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2014)

3. Integrative treatment modalities for stoke victims in Korea (Complement TherClinPract. 2014)

4. An fMRI study on the effects of jaw-tapping movement on memory function in elderly people with memory disturbances (Eur J Integr Med. 2013)

5. The Effect of Ouhyul Herbal Acupuncture Point Injections on Shoulder Pain after Stroke. (Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2013)

6. Differential localization of pain-related and pain-unrelated neural responses for acupuncture at BL60 using BOLD fMRI. (Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2013).

7. Bee venom acupuncture point injection for central post stroke pain : A preliminary single-blind randomized controlled trial. (Complement Ther Med. 2013)

8. Acupuncture for Cerebral Vasospasm After Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: A Retrospective Case: Control Study. (The Journal of Alternative and complementary medicine. 2012)

9. UhwangChungsim Won Decreases Blood Oxygen Level-Dependent fMRI Signal Response to A Motor Stimulation Task. (Chin J Integr Med. 2012)

10. Can Combination Therapy of Conventional and OrientalMedicine Improve Poststroke Aphasia: Comparative, Observational, Pragmatic Study (Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 2012)

11. Can Acupuncture Affect the Circadian Rhythm of Blood Pressure? A Randomized, Double-Blind, Controlled Trial (Journal of Alternative and complementary medicine. 2012)