Information for each Department

Clinical Division

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Division of Chest Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Division of Gastroenterological Surgery, Division of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery, Division of Breast and Endocrine Surgery

Director Kimikazu Hamano Director
Kimikazu Hamano

Service Contents

Division of Cardiac Surgery

Cardiac surgeons specialize in the surgical treatment of congenital and acquired heart diseases. Based on the needs of individual patients, they perform minimally invasive surgery such as off-pump CABG or right mini-thoracotomy whenever possible. And they started Transcatheter Aortic Valve Inplantation(TAVI). They must respond to the emergency situations such as acute aortic dissection, at any time.

Vascular surgeons specialize in open and endovascular procedures for a range of vascular problems, including aortic, arterial, venous, and lymphatic diseases.

Division of Chest Surgery

Chest surgeons specialize in the surgical treatment of benign and malignant lung and mediastinal diseases. They have used video-assisted surgery early on and are well up on.

Division of Pediatric Surgery

Pediatric surgeons specialize in the surgical treatment of children, from neonates to adolescents, and must work closely with pediatricians.

Division of Gastroenterological Surgery, Division of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery, Division of Breast and Endocrine Surgery

Gastroenterological surgeons specialize in the surgical treatment of disorders of gastrointestinal tract (such as stomach and colon), liver, biliary tract, and pancreas. They must also operate on patients with breast cancer. And they administer chemotherapy for these diseases, both in the hospital and to outpatient.

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