Yeungnam University Medical Center in Daegu, South Korea is the most recent organization to install the Omega e-view. YUMC is a 931-bed hospital in the center of downtown Daegu. Yeungnam University Medical center is one of the most outstanding teaching hospitals in Daegu, Korea. The medical center plays a huge role as an important leader in education, research, and clinical excellence in healthcare.
Lead endoscopist, Dr. Kook-Hyun Kim, chose the Omega e-view for his busy lab because of the many advantages it offers over the competition. The gastrointestinal endoscopy center at Yeungnam University Medical Center was ranked 5th in cases for ERCP’s in Korea according to the “Korean Medical Institute Surgery Guideline” in 2006. Dr. Kim is a published academic having written several papers about gastrointestinal illnesses and is also a Professor of Gastroenterology at Yeungnam University.
Omega Medical Imaging’s e-view is the only fluoroscopy system designed, engineered, and built from the ground up for interventional endoscopy. The Omega e-view offers many advantages to practitioners in need of a fixed fluoroscopy system, some of these advantages are:
- Ability to have 360-degree access to patients
- Complete shielding of patient to reduce scatter radiation
- Fastest install time (less downtime)
- 10 way moveable tabletop and motorized C-arm allowing duct drainage and filling and higher image quality
- Ceiling-mounted monitor suspension
- Smaller footprint than competitors
- Lowest total cost of ownership
Omega Medical Imaging is located in Sanford, FL where the Omega e-view was designed and is built for every order. Omega is committed to excellence and quality; bringing the most advanced fixed C-arm to market today specifically designed with the therapeutic endoscopist in mind. The Omega e-view was designed to not only be the best in its class, but also to have lowest total cost of ownership and ease-of-use in order to support a practice’s efficiency and lower costs.
Kachu Medico Co., LTD. was Omega’s partner for sale and installation of the e-view at Yeungnam University Medical Center. Kachu Medico., LTD. is a distributor of medical imaging equipment located in Seoul, South Korea.