JOO, Sun Hyung

Position : Professor / Chief Department of Surgery, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gang Dong, Seoul, Korea

Specialty :

  • Liver cancer, Biliary cancer, Pancreatic cancer, Gallstone disease
  • Organ transplantation ( Liver & Kidney)
  • Hapato-biliary and pancreatic surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery

Education :

  • School of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Korea(MD)
  • Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea(resident , Surgery)
  • Graduate School of Medicine, Ulsan University(PhD)
  • Research fellow, Miami Transplant Institute, USA

Experience :

  • Clinical Fellow, Asan Medical center ( Liver transplant & HBP surgery)
  • Doctor, Asan Medical center ( Liver transplant & HBP surgery)
  • Professor, Asan Medical center ( Liver transplant & HBP surgery)
  • Professor, Sung-Sim Hospital at Gang Dong, Hallym University
  • Clincal research fellow : Miami transplant institute, USA
  • Chief Department of Surgery, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gang Dong
  • Director, Organ Transplant Center, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gang Dong

Research papers/ Book chapters:

  • Remote Preconditioning on Rat Hepatic Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury Downregulated Bax and Cleaved Caspase-3 Expression (TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS. 2016;48(4):1247-1250)
  • Who experiences endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography after laparoscopic cholecystectomy for symptomatic gallstone disease? (2016;90(6):309-314)
  • Spilled gallstones mimicking a retroperitoneal sarcoma following laparoscopic cholecystectomy (World Journal of Gastroenterology. 2016;22(17):4421-4426)
  • Outcome of conservative percutaneous cholecystostomy in high-risk patients with acute cholecystitis and risk factors leading to surgery (SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES. 2015;29(8):2359-2364)
  • Osteopontin Expression in Patients with Hepatolith (Indian J Surg. 2015;77(supple2):S551-S556)
  • Outcomes of Expanded-Criteria Deceased Donor Kidney Transplantation in a Single Center (TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS. 2014;46(4):1067-1070)
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in patients with anesthetic problems ( World Journal of Gastroenterology, 2013)
  • Intrahepatic biliary intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm with gallbladder agenesis (Surgical Laparoscopy Endoscopy & Percutaneous technigue, 2012)
  • Splenectomy affects the balance between hepatic growth factor and transforming growth factor-β and its effect on liver regeneration is dependent on the amount of liver resection in rats ( J Korean surgical Society, 2012)
  • Multivariable Analysis of Cholecystectomy after Gastrectomy: Laparoscopy is a Feasible Initial Approach even in the Presence of Common Bile Duct Stones or Acute Cholecystitis (World Journal of Gastroenterology, 2012)
  • Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder presented as small bowel intussusception in adult liver transplant patient ( J Korean surgical Society, 2012)
  • etc.