Medical Clinics/Hospitals with English speaking Doctor(s) -Taito-ku

Asakusa Clinic

  • Japanese Name: Asakusa Clinic
  • Name of Doctor: Noboru Uchiyama, MD., MPH
  • Address: 4-11-6, Asauksa, Taito-ku 111-0032
  • Tel: 03-3876-3200
  • URL: http://www.asakusa-clinic.or.jp/
  • Speciality: General Internal Medicine, Respiratory Medicine (Bronchial asthma, Sleep Apnea Syndrome, pneumonia, bronchitis, common cold, COPD, chronic cough, and all fields in respiratory medicine), Gastroenterology (stomach pain, diarrhea, GERD etc), Cardiology (Hypertension; High blood pressure etc), Hypercholesteremia; High cholesterol level, Diabetes Mellitus, Metabolic Syndrome, Liver Disease, Gynecology, Dermatology, Urology, Ophthalmology, Cranial Nerve
  • Additional Informatioin: Only Dr. Noboru Uchiyama in General Internal Medicine and Respiratory Medicine, who has Board Certifications in Internal Medicine and Respiratory Medicine, and studied abroad at Harvard University, speaks English. No other doctors. Dr. Uchiyama is available only Saturday 9:00-12:30 in the morning (Other days, he is in the St.Luke's Hospital). He will be available on weekdays and Saturdays from April, 2010.

Nishi Clinic

  • Japanese Name: Nishi Clinic)
  • Name of Doctor: Tadahiro Nishi M.D.
  • Address: 5-5-10 Asakusabashi, Taito-ku, Tokyo 111-0053
  • Tel: 03-3851-5959
  • URL: http://www.myclinic.ne.jp/nishicl/pc/
  • Speciality: Internal medicine, Diabetes, Kidney Disease, Connective Tissue Disease, Cardiovascular
  • Additional Informatioin: Dr. Nishi has experience working at the Massachussetts General Hospital as a nephropathologist and a researcher. Dr. Nishi is available 10:00-13:00 and 14:00-16:00 Monday through Friday.

Hattori Iin

  • Japanese Name: Hattori Iin
  • Name of Doctor: Isao Yamawaki M.D.
  • Address: 3-4-7 Moto-Asakuksa, Taito-ku, Tokyo
  • Tel: 03-3842-1851
  • URL: http://hattorihp.web.fc2.com/
  • Speciality: Internal medicine, Pediatrics, Allergy, Respiratory, Medicine
  • Additional Informatioin: Dr. Hattori studied abroad at State University of California in respiratory disorder. Dr. Hattori is available 9:00-12:00 and 15:00-18:00 Monday through Saturday except Wednesday.



     

Shimada Clinic

  • Japanese Name: Shimada Clinic
  • Name of Doctor: Kazuhiko Shimada M.D.
  • Address: Hara Building 2F 3-16-14 Kotobuki, Taito-ku, Tokyo
  • Tel: 03-3843-5356
  • URL: http://shimada-cl.jp
  • Speciality: Internal medicine, Neurology Pain Clinic
  • Additional Informatioin: Dr. Shimada studied abroad at Hamburg University in West Germany. Dr. Shimada is available 9:00-13:00 and 15:00-18:30 Monday through Saturday except Wednesday and Saturday afternoon.

     

Yoshino Eye Clinic

  • Japanese Name: Yoshino Ganka Clinic)
  • Name of Doctor: Kenichi Yoshino M.D.
  • Address: Hara Building 2F 3-16-14 Kotobuki, Taito-ku, Tokyo
  • Tel: 03-3843-5356
  • URL: http://www.yoshino-eye-clinic.com/
  • Speciality: Ophthalmology
  • Additional Informatioin: Dr. Kenichi Yoshino studied abroad at University of Miami, and Bascom PalmerEye Institute. Dr. Yoshino is available every Monday and Friday 10:00-13:00 and 15:00-18:30, also every other Saturday and Sunday (Please call and confirm it in advance).

Ueno Pediatric Clinic

  • Japanese Name: Ueno Ganka Iin)
  • Name of Doctor: Tairou Kimura M.D.
  • Address: 3-15-14 Higashi-Ueno, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-0015
  • Tel: 03-3831-7432
  • URL: http://www.uenoganka.com/
  • Speciality: Ophthalmology
  • Additional Informatioin: Fellowship at Luisiana State University in Ophthalmology Dr. Kimura is available Monday through Saturday 9:00-13:00 and 15:00-18:00 except Thursday and Saturday afternoon.


     

Shigeno Dermatological Clinic

  • Japanese Name: Shigeno Hifuka)
  • Name of Doctor: Ms. Toshi Shigeno M.D.
  • Address: Ohara Building 3F, 3-8-6 Negishi, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-0003
  • Tel: 03-3876-3041
  • URL: http://www.s-soubi.com/
  • Speciality: Dermatological medicine
  • Additional Informatioin: Fellowshiip at Freie Universitat Berlin (The Free University of Berlin) Dr. Shigeno is available 10:00-13:00 and 15:00-18:30 every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, only morning on Saturday.



     

Eiju General Clinic

  • Japanese Name: Eiju sogo Gyoin)
  • Name of Doctor: Seiichi Iinuma M.D. in Urology
  • Address: 2-23-16 Higashi-Ueno, Taito-ku, Tokyo
  • Tel: 03-3833-8381
  • URL: http://eijuhp.com/
  • Speciality: Internal Medicine, Surgery, Dermatology, Gastroenterology, Urology, Orthopedic Surgery, Brain Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Otorhinoloaryngology, Peiatrics, Ophthalmology
  • Additional Informatioin: Only Urology Dr. Seiichi Iinuma can communicate in English. He studied abroad at the Insitute of Massachusetts General Hospital for 3 years. Dr. Iinuma is available 8:30- 11:00AM every Wednesday for first visit, Tuesday and Thursday for advance reservation only.

Nezu Yanaka Ladies Clinic

  • Japanese Name: Nezu Yanaka Ladies Clinic)
  • Name of Doctor: Yutaka Morita M.D.
  • Address: 1-1-16 Yanaka, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-0001
  • Tel: 03-3823-2346
  • URL: http://nezuyanaka.jp
  • Speciality: Obstetrics & Gymecology
  • Additional Informatioin: Dr. Yutaka Morita worked at Harvard University Medical School as a full-time lecturer. Open Hours: Tuesday (18:30-21:00), Wednesday (Advance Reservation only), Saturaday (18:30-21:00)

Emergency Hospitals

St. Luke's International Hospital

  • Japanese Name: Seiroka Kokusai Byouin
  • Address: 9-1 Akashi-cho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-8560 Tel: 03-3541-5151
  • URL: http://www.luke.or.jp/eng/index.html
  • It takes about 20minutes by TX and Hibiya Line, Asakusa-Akihabara-Tsukigi.
  • Speciality: Internal Medicine Gastroenterological Surgery, General Surgery, Heart Center Breast Center, Thoracic Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Ambulatory Care Center for Children , Dermatology, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Comprehensive Women’s Medicine, Reproductive Surgery, Urology, Ophthalmology, Neurosurgery, Dental/Oral Surgery, ENT, Psychiatry, Emergency Medical Care Center, Interventional Radiology, Anesthesiology, Kidney Center, Rehabilitation
  • Additional Informatioin: You can have an English speaking interpreter, available on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9:30-12:00 am at the Reception counter No.3 on the ground floor. For more information, you can refer their English web page.

Sanno Hospital

  • Japanese Name: Sanno Byoin
  • Address: 8-10-16 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 107-0052
  • Tel: 03-3402-3151
  • It takes 26 min. Asakusa-Aoyama 1-chome by Ginza Line
  • URL: http://www.sannoclc.or.jp/english/index.php
  • Speciality: Gastoenterology, Cardiology, Neurology, Vascular Surgery, Neuro Surgery, Orthopedics, Dermatology, Annesthesia
Doctor's Name Speciality International Background
Wataru Hayashida Internal Medicine PDF:Stanford Univ., Harvard Univ, Univ. Catholique Luvain, Belgium
Makoto Okuda Surgery Studied: Harvard Medical School
Yoichi Sakakihara Pediatrics RF: Pediatric Neurology, Washington Univ.
Yoko Oshiba (Female) Obstetrics & Gynecology Studied: University of Colorado
Takashi Kiyokawa   Studied: Univ. of California Davis
Kouichiro Isurugi Urology Studied: New York Medical College
Ryuichi Utsugi Ophthalmology Studied: Univ.of Pennsylvania and Univ. of Tesas
Ast.Prof.:Univ.of Pennsylvania
Tomoko Ohnishi (Female) Ophthalmology Studied: Vanderbilt Univ. Medicine
Junichi Nishikawa Radiology RF: Nuclear Medicine, Johns Hopkins University
Ken Okuzawa Respiratory Disease: General Surgery Studied: Karolinska Institute and Hospital, Sweden
Tetsuya Okunaka Respiratory Disease: Thoracic Surgery Ast.Prof.& Res.Assoc.:Surgery, Case Western Univ.
Res.Fellow: Univ.College London UK
Eiichi Sudo Respiratory Disease Studied: McGill Uni, Univ of Alberta
Hisatomo Kondo Dentistry: Implant Dentistry Res.Fellow: Massachusetts General Hospital & Harvard Medical School
Tatsuo Mima Neurosurgery Res.Fellow: Cornell Univ. Medical College
Koichi Takahashi Neurosurgery Studied: Univ. of Southern California
Yohko Kawai (Female) Internal Medicine: Hematology Studied: Medical College of Wisconsin Blood Research Institute