Yoong Hoon SHIM, MD, PhD
- Plastic Surgery
- Jiahui International Hospital (Shanghai)
- Languages:普通话, English, 한국어
Dr. Yoong Hoon SHIM serves as a Plastic Surgeon at Jiahui Health. Dr. Shim graduated from Yonsei University in South Korea and Peking University Health Science Center. He obtained master and PhD degrees in plastic surgery from Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine. In 2010, Dr. Shim went to Seoul Samsung Hospital and Yonsei University Medical Center for a two-year training program in plastic surgery, under the tutelage of the famous Korean plastic surgeon Tark Kwan Chul.
Prior to joining Jiahui, Dr. Shim worked in couple well known organizations like Korea Newline Plastic Surgery Hospital, JW Plastic Surgery Hospital, etc. He has more than 10 years of professional clinical and scientific research experience in plastic surgery, especially in facial injection and facial plastic surgery revision. He has been invited as guest speaker for many well-known brands and won the reputation of key surgeon. He is specialized in revision and reconstruction of cosmetic surgery complications, scar revision, facial contouring, facial and local fat graft, etc.
Dr. Shim published 3 SCI papers as the first author, more than 20 papers as second or third author. He is the first foreign director of the Chinese Association of Plastics and Aesthetics (CAPA), founding member of the Korean Society of Aesthetic Surgery (KSAS) and the International Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (IAAP), permanent member of the IAAP from 2018.
Dr. Shim has been committed to promoting exchanges between China and South Korea in the high-end plastic surgery field, and actively assisted many Korean hospitals in setting up branches in China.