- If you wish to visit the hospital, please check the days of operation for each clinical department before visiting. For details, please click the name of the clinical department in the clinical department information table in “information on outpatient care.”
- If you do not have an appointment for medical service, you will need to undergo procedures for medical attention at the reception counter. If you are unclear about which clinical department to visit, please consult the Information staff (8:00-10:30).
- If you wish to visit the hospital by car, please park the vehicle in the specified parking area for the hospital.
- The entrance for after hours and the emergency room is located on the left side of the entrance hall towards the back on the side of the car park. Please note that the entrance hall cannot be used outside business hours.
Changes in the system of medical service (initial office visit) (IMPORTANT)
We would like to report that the system of medical service at the Department of Pediatrics has been changed as shown below.
(Last revised: June 1, 2014)
- In principle, “you will be required to bring a letter of referral when visiting.” Please visit your attending physician or a medical institution (hospital, medical clinic, doctor’s office) nearby. If you require treatment at this hospital, please obtain a letter of referral before visiting the hospital. (Changed as of June 1, 2014)
Conditions apply for initial visits according to each clinical department. Please check “Information on outpatient care” below or inquire by phone (+81-55-273-1111 (weekdays, 8:30-17:00)) before visiting the hospital.
Information on temporary closures
The following clinical departments are closed and doctors are not seeing any patients temporarily. We apologize for the inconvenience and ask for your cooperation on this matter.
※ The information on temporary closure is updated as changes arise, please be advised that closure may occur at short notice.
Letters of referral
This hospital is an “advanced treatment hospital.” The aim of an advanced treatment hospital is to provide advanced medical services to the region in an efficient manner. For this reason, letters of referral from other medical institutions (hospital, medical clinic, doctor’s office) are required to receive medical care at this hospital in principle. We ask patients who wish to visit this hospital to do so with a referral from the treating medical institutions to the extent possible. Letters of referral are necessary when visiting some clinical departments (some clinical departments do not require a referral). For details, please see “information on outpatient care” below. For patients who visit this hospital directly without a letter of referral from another medical institutions (excluding cases of emergency or other unavoidable cases), we charge 5,400 yen as the cost for the initial consultation.
Letters of referral are not required at present when visiting the following clinical departments:
- Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Dermatology, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Department of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Department of Anesthesiology, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
- Psychiatry (please bring a letter of referral if you are currently being treated at a psychiatric department. All initial consultations require appointments. Please call the appointment alteration center (+81-55-273-9264) to make an appointment. )
|Clinical Department||Explanation of the clinical departments|
|Gastroenterology and Hepatology
(Internal medicine 1)
|Clinical department specializing in gastrointestinal disorders, hepatic disorders, and biliary/pancreatic disorders.|
|Cardiovascular Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine (Internal medicine 2)||Clinical department specializing in circulatory and respiratory organs.|
|Metabolism and Endocrinology, Nephrology (Internal medicine 3)||Clinical department specializing in metabolic disorders, such as diabetes mellitus and hyperlipidemia; endocrine disorders, such as thyroid glands, as well as kidney diseases, rheumatism, and collagen diseases; and obesity.|
|Neurology||Clinical department specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of the diseases of brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, and muscles.|
|Hematology and Oncology||Clinical department specializing in blood disorders.|
|Digestive Surgery, Breast and Endocrine Surgery (Surgery 1)||Clinical department which includes general surgery, digestive surgery, endocrine surgery, etc.|
|Cardiovascular Surgery, General Thoracic Surgery, Pediatric Surgery (Surgery 2)||Clinical department specializing in general surgery, thoracic surgery, cardiac and vascular surgery, and pediatric surgery.|
|Pediatrics||Clinical department specializing in children (neonates to 15 years), where patients often visit at an early stage of onset.|
|Psychiatry||Clinical department for treating the disorder of the mind, including insomnia and persistent symptom of low mood, etc.|
|Dermatology||Clinical department for the treatment of skin diseases|
|Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery||Clinical department for the surgery of bodily surface (tumor resection, trauma), reconstruction surgery (after surgery for head and neck tumors, breast tumors, etc.), and congenital anomaly in children, etc.|
|Orthopaedic Surgery||Clinical department specializing in bones, joints, muscles, spinal cord, nerves, and physiotherapy (rehabilitation)|
|Neurosurgery||Clinical department specializing in brain trauma, brain hemorrhage, cerebral infarction, brain tumors, spinal cord disorders, etc.|
|Anesthesiology||Clinical department in charge of anesthetics in outpatient anesthesiology (pain clinic) and surgery.|
|Obstetrics and Gynecology||Clinical department consisting of obstetrics, which handles the conditions from pregnancy to childbirth, and gynecology, which involves the disorders of the uterus and ovaries, as well as advanced treatments of infertility.|
|Urology||Clinical department specializing in eye disorders.|
|Ophthalmology||Clinical department which handles disorders of the kidneys, ureters, bladder, urethra, prostate gland, testes (testicles), etc.|
|Head and Neck, Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery||Clinical department specializing in the disorders of ear, nose, and throat, and also conducts head and neck surgery.|
|Department of Radiology||Clinical department that conducts diagnosis and treatment with radiation. The department includes a wide scope of disorders, and medical care is often carried out in collaboration with other departments.|
|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery||Clinical department specializing in the surgical treatment of tooth and the surrounding sections.|
|Clinical Department||Specific names of the disorders|
|Internal medicine||Gastroenterology and Hepatology (Internal medicine 1)||Gastrointestinal disorders including esophageal cancer, gastric cancer, gastroduodenal ulcer, gastritis, large intestine cancer, colonic polyp, ulcerative colitis, and Crohn’s disease; hepatobiliary disorders including acute hepatitis, chronic hepatitis, cirrhosis, hepatic cancer, cholelithiasis, and cholecystitis; disorders including acute pancreatitis, chronic pancreatitis, and pancreatic cancer.|
|Cardiovascular Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine (Internal medicine 2)||Circulatory disorders including angina pectoris, myocardial infarction, valvular heart disease, arrhythmia, and hypertension; respiratory disorders including bronchial asthma, lung cancer, pneumonia, and respiratory failure.|
|Metabolism and Endocrinology, Nephrology (Internal medicine 3)||Metabolic disorders including type 1 diabetes mellitus, type 2 diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidemia, and gout; endocrine disorders including Graves’ disease, Hashimoto’s disease, and disorders of parathyroid glands, adrenal gland, and pituitary gland; renal disorders including nephritis and renal failure; rheumatism and collagen disorders including rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, and vasculitis; hypertension, obesity, and metabolic syndrome.|
|Neurology||Degenerative disorders including Parkinson’s disease, spinocerebellar degeneration, motor neuron disease, and dementia; peripheral nerve disorders including neuropathy, neuralgia, myopathy, muscular dystrophy, and myasthenia gravis; demyelinating diseases including multiple sclerosis andGuillain-Barré syndrome; encephalitis, epilepsy, syncope, etc.|
|Hematology and Oncology||Blood disorders including anemia, leukemia, hemophilia, and immunodeficiency disorder.|
|Surgery||Digestive Surgery, Breast and Endocrine Surgery (Surgery 1)||Tumors (cancer and benign tumors) of the digestive tract (esophagus, stomach, large intestine, etc.) and the liver, biliary, and pancreas; diseases such as appendicitis, cholelithiasis, cholecystitis, anal fistula, and anal prolapse; breast and endocrine disorders including breast cancer, breast tumors, and thyroid cancer.|
|Cardiovascular Surgery, General Thoracic Surgery, Pediatric Surgery (Surgery 2)||Cardiac disorders including angina pectoris, myocardial infarction, valvular heart disease, and congenital heart disease; disorders of the artery and vein including aneurysm of thoracic and abdominal aorta, arteriosclerosis obliterans, and aortic aneurysm; disorders of the lung and trachea including lung cancer, lung tumors, and pneumothorax; breast and endocrine disorders including breast cancer, breast tumors, and thyroid cancer; disorders relating to pediatric surgery including intestinal atresia, hypertrophic pyloric stenosis, and intussusception,|
|Pediatrics||Pediatric blood and tumor disorders including leukemia, malignant lymphoma, and solid tumors; pediatric metabolism and endocrine disorders including diabetes mellitus, dwarfism, and hypothyroidism; pediatric nerve disorders including epilepsy and meningitis; pediatric circulatory disorders including congenital heart disease and Kawasaki’s disease; renal disorders and collagen diseases which occur in childhood.|
|Psychiatry||Bipolar disorders, neurosis, schizophrenia, dementia, and mental care for cancer patients and bereaved families, etc.|
|Dermatology||Atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, drug eruption, benign skin tumors (e.g. moles), malignant skin tumors (skin cancer), collagen disease bullows diseases, psoriasis, leg ulcer, skin infections, etc.|
|Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery||Benign skin tumors, scar contracture, facial bone fracture, breast reconstruction, cosmetic surgery, etc.|
|Orthopaedic Surgery||Trauma including bone fracture, dislocation, and sprain. Joint disorders including osteoarthritis of the hip, knee, and elbow. Vertebral disorders including disk herniation, neck, shoulder and arm syndrome, spinal canal stenosis, scoliosis, and spinal tumors. Bone and soft tissue tumors. Pediatric disorders including congenital hip dislocation and congenital clubfoot. Sports-related disorders in the shoulder, elbow, knee, etc. Rheumatoid arthritis Trauma and disorders of the nerves and blood vessels. Physiotherapy (rehabilitation) of the musculoskeletal system.|
|Neurosurgery||Brain tumors, cerebrovascular disorders (subarachnoid hemorrhage, cerebral hemorrhage), head trauma, spinal cord disorders, etc.|
|Anesthesiology||Intractable pain disorders (outpatient anesthesiology) and anesthetics in surgery room, etc.|
|Obstetrics and Gynecology||[Gynecology] Infectious disorders including vaginitis and vulvitis; uterine disorders including uterine myoma, endometriosis, cervical cancer, and uterine cancer; ovarian disorders including ovarian cancer; disorders such as menstrual anomaly, Bartholin’s gland cyst, and uterine anomalies; disorders such as menopausal disorders and infertility and endocrine disorders. [Obstetrics] Disorders related to pregnancy and delivery including ectopic pregnancy, toxemia of pregnancy, imminent abortion, placenta previa, fetal malformation, low-birth weight infants, and weak labor pain.|
|Urology||Retained testicles; scrotal hydrocele; cystitis; pyelonephritis; urolithiasis; tumors of the kidney, ureter, bladder, and urethra; prostatic hyperplasia; prostate tumors; penile tumors; etc.|
|Ophthalmology||Cataract, glaucoma, keratitis, allergic conjunctivitis, retinal detachment, refractive correction and amblyopia treatment in children, eye tumors, etc.|
|Head and Neck, Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery||Ear disorders including acute otitis media, chronic otitis media, sudden deafness, Meniere’s disease, and dizziness; nasal disorders including allergic rhinitis and chronic sinusitis; pharyngeal and laryngeal disorders including chronic tonsillitis, adenoid vegetation, sleep apnea, vocal cord polyps, and foreign matter in the trachea and bronchi; benign and malignant head and neck tumors including maxillary cancer, tongue cancer, pharyngeal cancer, and laryngeal cancer.|
|Department of Radiology||Diagnostic imaging for disorders related to all clinical departments using advanced medical diagnostic devices (including CT, MRI, RI, and angiograph), radiotherapy in cooperation with other clinical departments, etc.|
|Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery||Oral surgery including tooth extraction, trauma, inflammation, cysts, and tumors; periodontal disorders, temporomandibular joint diseases, disorders of the oral mucosa, etc.|