About the author

Born in 1981. I am a heart patient, a surgeon, and a civil servant. I graduated from Korea University College of Medicine, Department of Medicine and received a master’s degree from the same graduate school.

After that, I started an IT startup and pioneered a new area of medical service using smartphones.

The name my father gave me means ‘connecting health’. It contains the only hope for a son born with heart disease. And that hope is now leading to a life that ‘continues health’ for yourself and others.

YTN (2010. 10. 4) Smartphone catch up ‘Medical consultation app’ http://goo.gl/q9Fxg

Asia Today (2010. 11. 1) “Medical consultation” app http://goo.gl/5wpCS

ZDNet Korea (2010. 12. 14) Commitment to the medical community to blossom as a free app http://goo.gl/tuJQb

Hankyoreh (2010. 12. 20) ‘Your doctor in your hand’ http://goo.gl/tDFZU

Dong-A Ilbo (2011. 5. 16) Medical consultation application in hand http://goo.gl/2uZnd

Dailymedi (2011. 11. 1) Will the Korean Medical Association president be elected by mobile? http://goo.gl/qk1AN

Medicaltimes (2011. 12. 13) Physicians to save patients with IT, not medicine http://goo.gl/zDu1l0

Medicaltimes (2012. 3. 5) “Medical, go to SNS!” http://goo.gl/LMhnWk

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β€œThere are many different doctors in the world. Each of them is good at different fields. In the future, if someone asks me what doctor is good at, I would like to answer that I am the doctor who can best understand the patient’s situation. My first challenge is from patient to doctor. My second challenge was to go back to the patient’s eye level.”