On June 6, Proud Urology was selected as the only urological department in Korea to be a ‘2019 Seoul Medical Tourism Cooperation Agency’. The Seoul Metropolitan City Medical Tourism Cooperation Agency is a project for the Seoul Metropolitan Government to directly organize medical institutions in each field in order to revitalize medical tourism in Seoul, to establish a reliable medical tourism infrastructure and to promote joint marketing by the Seoul Metropolitan Government and selected medical institutions.
A total of 128 medical institutions and 38 service organizations were selected for the ‘2019 Medical Tourism Cooperation Agency in Seoul’, and it is meaningful that Proud Urology was selected as one of the domestic urologic departments. In addition, this review was conducted through a strict process as part of an important city project. The evaluation committee composed of medical tourism experts conducted thorough screening based on 10 core items that correspond to the requirements of excellent medical institutions. According to Proud Urology official, “Proud Urology currently has multilingual website and interpreter curatorial services for overseas patients in 13 countries including the United States, the United Kingdom, and Japan.
Proud Urology, which received the honor of the Seoul Metropolitan Government in 2019, is accredited by the Seoul Metropolitan City Medical Tourism Organization for three years until 2021, and is represented in Seoul through continuous cooperation marketing with the Seoul Metropolitan Government Which is a urological medical institution.
Lee Ji-yong, president of Proud Urology Clinic, who received his certificate at the ceremony, said, “I am honored to be the only urologist in Korea to be selected as a medical tourism cooperation institution in Seoul. We will continue to strive to provide quality medical services to patients. “