Specialty Consultant of Orthopedic
Experience 20+ Years
Languages Korean, English





M.D. Orthopedic surgery
telephone-1+971 2 4438 999
Dr. Youngwoong Back, M.D. is the consultant of Orthopedic surgery with over 20 years of experience. He is a graduate of Dongguk University Medical School, Korea. And he was trained Orthopedic surgery residency & Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship at Dongguk University Medical Center. After that, he experienced trauma cases at a trauma hospital and operated on more than 2,000 patients in all areas of orthopedic trauma except the spine. He was also a consultant at a hospital that operated the shoulder the most in Korea, where he operated on extremely hard cases, such as irreparable rotator cuff tear or repetitive shoulder instability, with various advanced latest techniques, such as various tendon transfers, arthroplasty, SCR(Superior Capsular Reconstruction) or Latarjet procedure. And based on the results, he presented them at various conferences around the world including AAOS(American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons), ICSES(International Congress on Shoulder and Elbow Surgery). He was also a Visiting Doctor for advanced shoulder techniques in Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA in 2019.

Bachelor’s degree in medicine, Dongguk University Medical School, Korea
Orthopedic Surgery Residency training at Dongguk University Medical Center, Korea
Fellow, Orthopedic Surgery, Dongguk University Medical Center, Korea
Orthopedic Surgery Consultant, Paik Hospital, Korea
Visiting Doctor, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA
Member, The Korean Orthopedic Association
The Korean Shoulder & Elbow Society
AO Trauma Asia Pacific
Korean Society of Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine for Locomotor System

Area of Expertise

Shoulder & Elbow – all disease
– osteoarthritis
– rotator cuff tear
– instability
– fracture
– AC joint injury
– impingement syndrome
– frozen shoulder
– calcific tendinitis
– SLAP lesion
– tennis elbow
– cubital tunnel syndrome etc

Biologic treatments of tendon & cartilage for shoulder
– various tendon transfers, SCR, collagen injection, PDRN injection, PRP injection etc

Orthopedic Trauma

Joint replacement (adult reconstruction, revision and replacement)
Fracture care and trauma
Hand surgery
Shoulder surgery
Hip surgery
Knee surgery
Microvascular procedures, such as nerve repair,and muscle grafts
Foot and ankle injuries
Spine surgery
Sports injuries
Pediatric orthopedic conditions
Limb deformity