Yoong Hoon SHIM, MD, PhD
- Plastic Surgery
- Jiahui International Hospital
- Languages:普通话, English, 한국어
Dr. Yoong Hoon SHIM serves as a Plastic Surgeon at Jiahui Health. Dr. Shim studied bioengineering in Yonsei University in South Korea, and during his time in a research exchange program with UCLA in the United States, he found that more research in the medical field should be oriented toward clinical medicine. As a result, he chose to obtain a bachelor's degree from the department of clinical medicine in Peking University. After graduation, he completed one-year of residency training in Peking University Third Hospital (the first plastic surgery hospital opened after the founding of the People's Republic of China), and obtained a master's degree and M.D. in plastic surgery in Shanghai Ninth People’s Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine.
He has been first author on three 3 published SCI papers, and second author on several others. He went to Samsung Hospital in Seoul and Yonsei University for further study, and assisted and participated in academic exchange on orthopedic surgery between China and South Korea and the establishment of the Chinese branches of several hospitals in South Korea between 2010 and 2012. Prior to joining Jiahui, Dr. Shim worked in Korea Newline Plastic Surgery Hospital, JW Plastic Surgery Hospital and Shanghai Brand New Beauty Clinic.
Dr. Shim is a foreign director of the Chinese Association of Plastics and Aesthetics (CAPA). He is also a founding member of the Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery (KSAS) and the International Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (IAAP), as well as a permanent member of the IAAP. He has also been invited to speak at the Invited speaker of MEVOS International Congress of Aesthetic Surgery and Medicine .