Corneal Cross-linking in Japan

Aizawa HOSPITAL

Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture, Japan
accreditation

Aizawa Hospital was initially established as a small private clinic in 1908, Aizawa Clinic in Matsumoto City. As non-profit acute care hospi... Read More

Aizawa Hospital was initially established as a small private clinic in 1908, Aizawa Clinic in Matsumoto City. As non-profit acute care hospital providing safe and effective medical services for more than 100 years. The Hospital presently accommodate up to 460 inpatient beds and work with professionals offering medical services in more than 30 medical fields.

In 1951, Aizawa hospital was recognized as an incorporated foundation, JISENKAI Healthcare Incorporated Foundation
Aizawa Hospital provides care to patients with variety of diseases and injuries utilizing the full potential of latest medical technologies and the evidence-based medicine (EBM).

They do not only treat diseases or injuries, but also provide care with respect for each patient as individual human being. They have highly qualified and friendly specialists to provide any medical service a patient need.

Their mission:

Committed to nurture staffs' skills and provide patient-centered, proper and safe medical care.
Develops and improves the safe process of caring emergency patients starting from initial contact at ER.
As a core acute care hospital, enhances its features and simplifies the distribution of roles among the local hospitals and the acute care hospitals to encourage teamwork and a communication system with nearby medical facilities.
Promotes effective and collaborative multi-disciplinary care team taking advantage of staffs' expertise.
Starts a rehabilitation and discharge support in early phase of hospitalization to improve patients' and their family's QOL.
Evaluates its medical services and management system for continuous quality development.

With 6 Endoscopy Rooms in Aizawa Hospital. The hospital performs upper/lower gastrointestinal endoscopy to more than 50 patients a day. Endoscopic treatments such as polypectomy are also carried out.

There are 8 Operating Theaters in Aizawa Hospital. They have a management system, which includes staffing of anesthesiologists, to provide surgeries (scheduled / emergency surgery) for various injuries and diseases 24 hours a day.

They have 24 Chemotherapy rooms (booths) in the Comprehensive Cancer Center. Patients can receive chemotherapy on the bed or reclining chair depending on their situation.

There are 72 dialysis machines in the Dialysis Center. The Hospital perform 2 courses of dialysis treatment a day. Since dialysis takes hours. Close

Tokyo Midtown Clinic

Tokyo, Japan
accreditation

The Tokyo Midtown Clinic boasts a special outpatient center, next-generation Health Screening Center and a lot more In addition to a wide ra... Read More

The Tokyo Midtown Clinic boasts a special outpatient center, next-generation Health Screening Center and a lot more In addition to a wide range of medical practices carried out at the clinic. Tokyo Midtown Clinic also offers overall health support for its patients.

Tokyo Midtown Clinic will make best use of all of its resources to support each patient's healthy lifestyle. And also provide total health support ranging from examinations and treatment to health management.

Tokyo Midtown Clinic is engaged in realizing a new venture including various medical services such as Comprehensive Women's Clinic which focused on the advancement and dissemination of women's healthcare, and the Travel Clinic. Treatments include basic medical fields such as internal medicine and reach out to encompass fields ranging from endoscopy to smoking cessation treatment.

Health Screening Center at Tokyo Midtown Clinic is fully equipped which will help to maintaining healthy patrons. Medical examinations performed by experienced doctors making use of the latest equipment. A wide range of high quality medical examinations is available to patients based on individual lifestyle and demands.

From General Medicine to Specialized Outpatient Clinic and Examination Center at Tokyo Midtown Clinic, all medical disciplines are connected and work together to provide comprehensive healthcare services to each and every patient. With hospitality as the motto of Tokyo Midtown Clinic, all the doctors and member of the staff work to support healthy lifestyle of patients.

The mission of Tokyo Midtown Clinic is to provide world-class medical treatment within a comfortable environment. Contribute to society through medical treatment, disease prevention and also to educate in order to foster healthy and beautiful living.
Tokyo Midtown Clinic provides medical treatment that is of an international standard, and serves as a gateway from the world to Japan. Develop new medical treatments and serve as a gateway from Japan to the other part of the world. Close

St. Luke's Hospital was founded in 1901. Then a nursing school is established with a first class of 10 students in 1904. In 1912 St. Luke's... Read More

St. Luke's Hospital was founded in 1901. Then a nursing school is established with a first class of 10 students in 1904. In 1912 St. Luke's Pharmacy was established and located in Ginza. After some period of a year, St. Luke's Board of Sponsors which include: (Mr. Shigenobu Okuma, Mr. Shinpei Goto, Mr. Tokutaro Sakai, Mr. Yoshitaro Sakatani, and Mr. Eiichi Shibusawa) take a decision in constructing a new hospital. Later in 1917, St. Luke's Hospital changes its name to St. Luke's International Hospital.

Medical departments at St. Luke's Hospital includes: General Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine, Nephrology, Hematology, Infectious Diseases, Endocrinology &Metabolism, Psychosomatic Medicine, Allergy and Rheumatology, Cardiovascular Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Surgery, Ambulatory Care Center for Children (Pediatrics, Pediatric Surgery, Well Baby Clinic), Gastroenterology Center (Gastroenterology, General Surgery), Breast Center and Thoracic Surgery among others.

St. Luke's Chapel clearly states the heart of the mission of St. Luke's International Hospital: "to demonstrate in convincing terms the transmuting power of Christian love when applied in relief of human suffering."

The hospital consists of two chapels. Teusler Hall which is located on the 2nd Floor of the Main Building. This is the site of weekday Morning Prayer (in Japanese) and also series of interdisciplinary meetings and lectures. A lunchtime concert is also held here on the second and fourth Fridays of each month.

St. Luke's Chapel is an attractive gothic sanctuary on the 2nd floor of the Old Building. The celebration of Holy Eucharist in the chapel takes place on Sunday mornings (in Japanese). A Service of Evening Prayer with extended organ performance is held here on the first Wednesday of every month.

When not otherwise in use, Teusler Hall and St. Luke's Chapel are open to anyone who wishes to pray or reflect or simply sit in silence.
There is availability of chaplains to offer emotional support and a listening ear to patients and family members, as well as staff. In case you decide to speak with a chaplain, you can notify any member of the medical staff.

This hospital is a living organism designed to demonstrate in convincing terms the transmuting power of Christian love when applied in relief of human suffering.

St. Luke’s International Hospital was first accredited by the Joint Commission International (JCI) in July 2012, and after undergoing a re-accreditation survey in July 2015, accreditation has been renewed. Close

Corneal Cross-linking in Japan

Corneal Cross-linking in Japan