WHO / PROFESSIONAL DR.
Dr. Po-Jen Ko
Dr. Po-Jen Ko Vascular Surgeon, Taipei, Taiwan
Vascular Surgery of Cardiovascular Surgery Department
After completing the Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery specialist training in 1999, he has been with single hearted devotion into the field of vascular surgery, specializing in the artery and vein surgeries. He has also trained for foreign latest minimally invasive endovascular techniques (Endovascular Surgery), combined the traditional surgery with angiographic technique and catheter.
Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
The only medical center which has independent division of vascular surgery in Taiwan.
The first medical center which has angiography equipment in the operation room in Taiwan. Currently there are mobile and stationary vessels cameras.
5 representatives attending physicians, concentrate in vascular surgery.
Introduced angiography and interventional therapy (thrombolysis, percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty, stent graft) into operation room as regular skill for the physicians in 2001.
The ability to perform the safest and most advanced minimally invasive endovascular surgery, including percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty and stent graft for thoracic and abdominal aorta, peripheral arterial and venous surgery.
2012 onwards, we have introduced vessel closure which has started no incision thoracic and abdominal aortic stent graft surgery and applied to outpatient surgery, does not necessarily require hospitalization.